Legal Services & Advocacy
We provide advocacy and legal services for children
in the areas of mental health, delinquency,
custody advocacy, special education,
and abuse and neglect.
Research & Public PolicyWe improve outcomes for children by working collaboratively with community partners to improve community infrastructure and increase the capacity and support of local child-serving agencies.
On Monday, June 20, CMS superintendent Ann Clark announced the expansion of bullying prevention regulations designed to offer clarity and guidance to teachers and principals and to provide “a safe and joyful journey for our transgender students.” A...read more
Some good news out of Raleigh yesterday. W. David Guice, commissioner of adult correction and juvenile justice, announced plans to eliminate the use of solitary confinement for inmates who are 17 and younger. The practice is scheduled to be phased out by September 1....read more
If we don’t stand up for children,
then we don’t stand for much.
Marian Wright Edelman
Our People/Our Stories
We are a community: of advocates, attorneys, children, parents, volunteers, community partners.
We are Council for Children’s Rights and these are our stories.