As we approach our national day of Thanksgiving 2016, it is a good time to remember again what we are grateful for at the Council. We are grateful for our volunteers. We are grateful for all of you who have joined the family of child advocates to support our shared...read more
At the annual Pro Bono Awards on October 25, Council for Children's Rights, Legal Aid of North Carolina and Legal Services of Southern Piedmont presented the Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award to John R. "Buddy" Wester for his outstanding and ground-breaking pro...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.
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.