NC Child Care Coalition

The North Carolina Child Care Coalition is a statewide advocacy coalition dedicated to promoting high quality,
accessible, and affordable child care in North Carolina. The Coalition partners with the NC Early Childhood Association (NCECA) which serves as its fiscal agent and provides funds for the Coalition via membership dues.

The North Carolina Child Care Coalition includes statewide organizations, regional and local child care agencies, child care providers andindividuals committed to improving the quality of child care and early childhood education in North Carolina.

Founded in 1990, the coalition’s advocacy and education has included: ”‹

  • Developing policy positions shared with elected officials.
  • Researching and producing fact sheets for our members, policymakers, and the media.
  • Engaging early childhood policy staff and a full-time lobbying team at the NC General Assembly.
  • Creating advocacy alerts to mobilize our members to action on early education issues.
  • Providing advocacy workshops and materials for use at conferences and workshops.

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