Weekly Child Advocacy Update

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Latest Update – April 16, 2021

WATCH: Check out our weekly legislative update for April 16, 2021, featuring an update on Child Welfare issues in North Carolina.

Karen McLeod, CEO of Benchmarks
Tiffany Gladney, NC Child Policy Director
Adam Sotak, NC Child Public Engagement Director
Murtado Bustillos (Spanish Language Interpreter)

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Bill Tracking

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NC Child Weekly Updates

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How to enroll in SNAP & WIC

From NC Child’s Parent Advisory Council