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.

Lets Get Enrolled in Pre-K

Let’s Get Enrolled is connected to several Pre-Kindergarten programs, including NC Pre-K and Title 1. Space is limited. Apply online!

No-Cost In-Home Nurse Visits for Newborns

Babies don’t come with an instruction manual… Family Connects can help! Nurse visits are available to families with newborns up to 12 weeks old living in Cumberland, Hoke, or Robeson Counties and at no cost to families.

Play & Learn Groups for Children up to 5 Years

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn© groups help families prepare their children from birth to five for success in school and life through play. Sign-up today!

Support Children and Families in Our Community

Families need support in various ways. From visiting families with newborns in their homes to helping parents make an informed decision on a child care provider, we are here to meet our community’s needs.

When you support the Partnership for Children, you are investing in our community’s future: more than 16,000 children and families per year are impacted by the services and programs offered through our Partnership. Every family deserves the opportunity for a happy, healthy, and prosperous future.

Receive a New Children's Book Every Month

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.

Find Convenient Local Child Care

We offer free, unbiased referrals for families in Aberdeen, Fayetteville, Laurinburg, Lumberton, Raeford, Rockingham, Southern Pines, Troy, Wadesboro, and the surrounding areas (Anson, Cumberland, Hoke, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond, Robeson, and Scotland counties).

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

Music Therapy: More Than Just A Song

Plato said, “The patterns in music are the keys to learning.” No one knows that music therapy is more than just a song more than Georgene Fayssoux, Board-Certified Music Therapist. […]

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