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.

Subsidy Services will CLOSE on Wednesdays at 12:00pm for employee training. 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.   *Effective September 8, 2015, the Sneads Ferry Resource Center will only be open on Tuesdays from 9 am-12 pm and 1 pm-5 pm.