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.
One of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education’s responsibilities is to develop a student assignment plan for students enrolled in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. The plan determines how students are assigned to schools, often based on where the student resides,...read more
July 28, 2016: Council for Children’s Rights (CFCR) is pleased to announce that Craig Baldauf, Executive Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Wells Fargo, has joined the Council’s 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Baldauf, who serves as Head of the Litigation and...read more
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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.