Systems Serve Children in the Contexts of Families and Communities
North Carolina’s early childhood systems work from the knowledge that children live in families and communities that shape their development and learning. The well-being of children is closely linked to the well-being of their families and communities.
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Child and family systems address the social determinants of health that impact children’s development by screening, providing needed treatment and services, and promoting family and community strengths and resilience.
Screen Children and Families for Social Determinants of Health and Connect them to Appropriate ServicesView Initiatives
North Carolina businesses and communities advance policies and supports that reduce stress on families.