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NC Child in the News

News & Observer / Charlotte Observer

Editorial: The pandemic fell hard on mothers. Here’s how NC can really help them.

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WLOS-13 Asheville

Childcare crunch may slow North Carolina's economic recovery, nonprofit fears

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Education NC

How will the pandemic shape early learning in North Carolina?

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CBS17

How healthy are NC kids in your county? This dashboard tracks several key numbers

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ABC11

Report: Rate of uninsured children increases in North Carolina

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Spectrum Local News

N.C. Short on School Nurses as Students Head Back to Class During Pandemic

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North Carolina Health News

Testing Children for Lead Declines During Pandemic

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Staff Experts

Fawn Pattison

Fawn Pattison

Campaigns Director

Please contact for all media inquiries.
Michelle Hughes

Michelle Hughes

Executive Director

Primary NC Child spokesperson
Topics: Children’s health and welfare.

Direct all requests to Fawn Pattison
Vikki Crouse

Vikki Crouse

Policy Analyst & KIDSCOUNT Project Director

Spanish-language media contact.

Topics: Children’s environmental health, NC Child research and data products, 2020 Census, Annual County Data Cards, Child Health Report Card, KIDS COUNT

Latest Press Release

Press Release: Child Tax Credit Will Lift Over 140,000 NC Children out of Poverty

NC Child urges families to use new resources to ensure they will receive the expanded Child Tax Credit 
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