FY2021 Consolidated Appropriations and COVID Relief Act provides many different types of support for working parents who depend on child care and also for child care programs who serve these families.
From the President
The workforce that supports all other workforces deserves better. It’s time to set up a series of video meetings to discuss options to fund the salary scale developed and studied. Where there’s a will, there’s a way. Let’s commit in the new year to harness that will.
The North Carolina State Legislature is expected to be in session for two days this week to deal with COVID-19 related issues. The priority for this two-day session should be helping families with children – not weakening public health and safety protections.
COVID-19 Pandemic: Warning Bells Sounding Related to Increased Homelessness among Families with Children
Throughout North Carolina, with the onset of COVID-19, high unemployment and a reduction in income for many families, there are an increasing number of families with children at risk for homelessness.