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

Need to reach us? You are welcome to call us at 910-867-9700 but please know, you may have to leave a message. The voicemail is being monitored but using the form on our Contact Us page is the quickest way to reach us.

Find community resources on our digital Family Focus Guide.

Find Child Care NC – Need Urgent Child Care: COVID 19 Response
1-888-600-1685

Head Start – Action Pathway

Second Harvest Food Bank Southeast North Carolina

NC 211 Help Start Here

Cumberland County Department of Social Services

Cumberland County Department of Public Health

Cumberland County Public Library

Center for Disease Control and Prevention: Get your home ready!

US Army Fort Bragg – COVID 19 Stay Informed:

Be Strong Families – COVID 19 Support: Staying Strong and Positive for Ourselves and Our Children

NC State University – What we can do too about coronavirus anxiety in families:

Help Me Grow National Center: COVID 19 Resources

Prevent Child Abuse of North Carolina – COVID 19

Online Resources for Children

Time for Kids: Digital Library Free NowIn response to COVID 19, kids weekly digital magazines are being offered for free.

Scholastics Website requires registration but is free. Includes several literacy-based activities. Some activities may require a computer rather than a phone.

National Geographic Kids, – Website is a resource for science and social studies activities, videos and online articles.

 Nick JrA website for younger kids with games and videos covering a variety of subjects.

Old Farmer’s Almanac Website has science facts, astronomy and weather information for kids to explore.

Public Broadcasting Service Website provides games and videos for younger children with activity ideas and tips for parents. 

Just for Kids – A Comic Exploring The Coronavirus:

Zero to Three: Why are people wearing masks – why are people cover their faces: