JANUARY IS HUMAN TRAFFICKING AWARENESS MONTH …..and children are among its biggest victims. Many think it is a problem that only affects third-world countries. The truth is North Carolina is a top-ten state in terms of human trafficking in this country. Charlotte is...read more
Troubling and excellent piece on use of solitary confinement for youth in adult jail here in Mecklenburg County produced by The Charlotte Observer. Another reason we believe that NC should #raisetheage. "In 12 windowless cells at Mecklenburg County’s Jail North,...read more
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 & Policy
We 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.
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We are Council for Children’s Rights and these are our stories.