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The Partnership is a nonprofit organization that provides services, advocates and collaborates with others to insure the wellbeing of children, ages birth to five, so they can reach their health, developmental, and educational potential. We support local families and children through Smart Start, North Carolina's award-winning early childhood initiative.

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  • Partnership Sponsors Literacy Builds Gaston
    More than 50 community members and representatives from children’s advocacy agencies attended the Literacy Builds Gaston meeting Friday, May 12th at the Gaston County Public Library Main Branch in Gastonia.

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  • NC Pre-K
    Lincoln County NC Pre-K is a state funded, community-based North Carolina Pre-Kindergarten program. This program offers high quality educational experiences for eligible 4 year olds and enhances school readiness.

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  • Reach Out and Read

    What is Reach Out and Read?

    Reach Out and Read prepares Cabarrus County's youngest children for success in school by partnering with doctors who will prescribe books and encourage families to read together.

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  • NC Pre-K
    Smart Start was created in 1993 as a solution to a problem: children were coming to school unprepared to learn. It is a network of 76 nonprofit local partnerships led by The North Carolina Partnership for Children.

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  • Child Care WAGES
    Child Care WAGE$ provides incentives to early childhood professionals to increase teacher education levels and decrease turnover. This service helps increase compensation, retention and education.

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    School Starts Soon—Is Your Child Fully Vaccinated?

    School-age children, from preschoolers to college students, need vaccines. Making sure that children receive all their vaccinations on time is one of the most important things you can do as a parent to ensure your children's long-term health—as well as the health of friends, classmates, and others in your community.

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    • 704-922-0900
    • Partnership for Children of Lincoln & Gaston Counties
    • 120 Roechling Street
      Dallas, NC 28034
    • pfclg.com
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