by Bob SImmons, executive director In my 30 years working with and advocating for children, one thing is clear children are like sponges soaking in what they see and experience. When our political discussions include so much rhetoric that appears to devalue many of...read more
MARCH 8, 2017: This morning, Republican and Democratic members of the North Carolina House and Senate gathered together in support of House Bill 280, The Juvenile Justice Reinvestment Act. The primary bill sponsor Rep. Chuck McGrady (R-Henderson Co.), along with NC...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
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We are Council for Children’s Rights and these are our stories.