We are a private non-profit agency that advocates and provides services for the healthy development of children, by building the strengths and capacities of families, care-giving professionals, and the communities in which they reside.


For Child Care Subsidy Information please CLICK HERE.

Effective July 1, 2015 Subsidy Services will CLOSE on Wednesdays at 12:00pm for employee training. We will reopen at 8:00am on Thursdays. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Hours of Operation: 

Jacksonville: 910-938-0336 ~ Monday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm and by appointment
Swansboro:  910-326-4752 & Richlands 910-324-6590: Open Monday 1-5 pm, Open Tuesday-Friday 9 am-12 pm and 1-5 pm, and by appointment.
Sneads Ferry: 910-327-1161 North Topsail Shores Baptist Church, 808 Old Folkstone Rd. Sneads Ferry. Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am-12pm and 1-5pm.