Weekly Child Advocacy Update

This page is updated frequently. Please scroll down for earlier updates and resources.

Latest Update – November 19, 2021

Watch this week’s Legislative Update focused on the new state budget.

New Resources

North Carolina State Budget Resources

NC Child Budget Summary

Summary of Health Provisions, NC Health News

Summary of Early Childhood Provisions, NC Early Education Coalition

Build Back Better Act Resources

NC Child Statement on Build Back Better

Other Resources

“Locked Away” Series, Fayetteville Observer / USA Today
North Carolina has nowhere to put foster children — so they lock them away in institutions.


Bill Tracking

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Or leave unfiltered to see all active legislation NC Child is currently monitoring at the NC General Assembly.

NC Child Weekly Updates

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How to enroll in SNAP & WIC

From NC Child’s Parent Advisory Council