Partnership for Children of Cumberland County Childcare

We provide resources, support, and programs that Empower Families, Advances the Well-being of Children and Strengthens the Early Care and Education System in our community.

NC Pre-K - Apply today for School Year 21/22

The NC Pre-K program provides FREE high-quality pre-kindergarten education for families who qualify. The NC Pre-K classrooms are offered at participating Cumberland County Schools, Head Start programs, and licensed four and five-star private centers. Space is limited and you can apply online today!

Free Diapers for Families who Qualify

Each month, in collaboration with the Diaper Bank of North Carolina, we are able to provide FREE diapers for families who qualify. See when our next distribution is and sign up!

Free Books through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails FREE books to children from birth until they turn 5, no matter their family’s income. We work with the United Way of Cumberland County to ensure children develop a love of reading. Build your child’s book collection by signing up today.

COVID Resource: Family Fun Activities at Home

Many families with young children are staying home, keeping their families safe and healthy. Here are a number of activities for you to do with your little ones that are both fun and educational.

COVID Support For Families and Caregivers

We know this is a scary time for families and children. Our goal is to provide you with updated information, resources, and referrals.

COVID Support For Child Care Providers

We are committed to providing updated information and resources to licensed Childcare providers in our community.

We know this is a difficult time for all of us, and answers are in short supply. But we want you to know that we are still here, working to ensure you have the support you need.

What We Provide

Resources for Families

We understand that parenting is the hardest job you will ever love. We know you want the best for your child and so do we. That is why we are here to provide Fayetteville area families with support through referrals, resources, and subsidies.

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Child Care Provider Resources

Our Child Care Resource & Referral services are among the region’s leading organizations for supporting the quality enhancement, professional development, and higher education of the region’s early care and education and school-age child care programs and professionals.

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Community Programs

We partner with our community by offering shared services that anyone can use. We offer conference room reservations, office space rentals, and data management, accounting, and information technology services.

Operational Services Community Connections

Recent Blog Posts

Family Engagement: Key Component of Child Care Excellence

Early Education Professionals are heroes. We are proud to spotlight Cynthia’s Creative Kids Corner. Cynthia Cockerham Wright, owner of Cynthia’s Creative Kids Corner, a child care center in Raeford. As a mother, Cynthia was very engaged in her children’s lives, and her house was a gathering place for many other children. As a result, Cynthia’s […]

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Supporting Families: Rowe’s Child Care Center and Afterschool Program

Early Education Professionals are heroes. Rowe’s Child Care Center, LLC & Rowe’s Childcare Afterschool Program. Arnetha Rowe owns Rowe’s Child Care Center, LLC, and Rowe’s Childcare Afterschool Program; both facilities are located in Fayetteville. The child care center has a Four-Star License, and the afterschool program has a Five-Star License. Arnetha worked in the Mental […]

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12 hours ago

Good attendance is a habit we should build as soon as children start school, yes, even preschool. Students are more likely to attend school if they know someone cares whether they show up. Partnerships between families, schools, and communities is vital to ensure attendance and success for all children. #SchoolEveryDay #2021attendanceawarenesscampagin ... See MoreSee Less
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1 day ago

Thank you to the Schroeder Family for sharing their #familyfunday out at #segrastadium to catch an awesome #Woodpeckers baseball game! Thank you to the Fayetteville Woodpeckers for generously supporting an opportunity for families to enjoy baseball together. #strongfamilies #strongercommunity #pfclovesfamilytime ... See MoreSee Less
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3 days ago

On this Sunday Family Funday, share a story with your child read by an Astronaut IN SPACE! Not only will your child get to listen to an amazing adventure, they will also get to explore the International Space Station. It is sure to be an out of this world adventure. #readeveryday #pfclovesfamilytime ... See MoreSee Less
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