Mission: To ensure that children enter school healthy and ready to succeed.
Programs: Nc pre-k - nc pre-kindergarten program is a high quality pre-k program that serves children who are at risk and prepares them for success in school.
"child care and education quality" included quality enhancement, quality maintenance, child care resource and referral, provider training and mentoring.
"family support" included the family resource center, parent education, family intervention and literacy programs. The parenting program is a family centered initiative designed to build parenting skills as an alternative to abusive and neglectful parenting practices.