Child Care & Parenting
Resources in One Location

We improve children’s lives through parent education, quality child care resources and leadership on children’s issues throughout the community.

We know that the earliest years of a child’s life are most important for brain development and the emergence of social, cognitive, and emotional skills. Our programs give parents and caregivers the support they need to ensure a healthy start in life for the children in their care, helping them develop to their full potential.

Here are some ways CFRC can help:

  • Trainings and technical assistance for child care providers
  • Parent Education
  • Educational Library
  • Scholarship Programs


‘Week of the Young Child’ set for next week

By Jacob Biba Times-News Staff Writer In an effort to improve early learning opportunities for children in Henderson County, the Children and Family Resource Center has teamed with other organizations such as Hands On! and the Henderson County Public Library to... read more

Contradictions for Kids

I learned the definition of the word contradictory when I was the wise age of “9 going on 10.”  At that time, my family lived in Beaufort, NC.   I was in the fourth grade and once a week I would go to work with my dad after school before we would walk down the street... read more

How Did My Nest Get So Full?

My almost-empty-nest lasted all of seven months. Many of you followed along while I mourned my first-born taking flight and leaving for college. Fall came, and my daughter and I were in a rhythm. The house stayed clean, meals were easy and healthy, and the toilets... read more