Contact The Council


Children and Family Services Center
601 E. Fifth Street, Suite 510
Charlotte, North Carolina  28202

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday —  8:30 AM -5 PM

General Information:

Main Number:  704/372.7961
Fax:   704/372.5941

Get Help for Children:

For children in immediate need, call the Council main switchboard.
In the event of an emergency requiring law enforcement or medical assistance, dial 911.

Informaton and Resources Phone:   704/943.9609
Information and Resources Email:

Visiting the Council:

Parking: A limited number of guest parking spaces are provided in the gated lot immediately adjacent to the Children & Family Services Center along 5th Street. Reserved spaces for handicapped are marked appropriately. If the lot is full, parking is available in the lot behind the building on Davidson Street for a small fee. Cash, credit and debit cards are accepted. Parking meters are located in front of the building along 5th Street, and are available for use until 4pm with a 2-hour limit between 9am and 4pm.

Bus Lines: You can reach Council for Children’s Rights from the following bus lines: 9, 14, 15, 20, 27, 28 and 39. We are located about one block down from the bus stop on N. Davidson Street in the Children & Family Services Center.  Council offices are also approximately two blocks from the Transportation Center.

Support the Council:

Make a safe, secure contribution to support the work of the Council at our Donate Now page.

 Media Inquiries:

LuAnn Ritsema, Director of Communication and Marketing:  704-943-9611 or

 Volunteer Opportunities:

Custody Advocacy Volunteer Opportunities:   Volunteer Coordinator, Ann Dorsett
 All other volunteer inquiries click here

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