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Children's Issues Election Forum: Securing our Future, Putting Children First PDF Print Email















Meet candidates for the state legislature, learn about critical policy issues facing children & families, and share your questions and concerns.

Tuesday, October 30, 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Children and Family Services Center, 601 E 5th Street, Charlotte, NC

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Local and state-level child policy experts will provide overviews of key issues legislators must grapple with in 2019, including:

  • Access to affordable, high-quality child care;
  • Closing the health insurance coverage gap;
  • Implementation of raise the age legislation; and
  • Children's Mental Health

Following the presentations, candidates for office will have the opportunity to share their thoughts about the issues discussed and meeting attendees can ask questions of presenters and candidates.

For more information about this event, contact:

Jenny Harbin, Director, The Children’s Alliance: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Adam Sotak, Public Engagement Director, NC Child:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Securing Our Future: Putting Kids First

Each year, our state legislators have an extraordinary opportunity to use public policy to improve the lives of children and families. By expanding access to high-quality health care, strengthening early learning opportunities, and growing economic opportunity, policymakers can help change a child’s life trajectory. As we approach the 2018 election, we are excited to provide an opportunity for constituents and candidates to learn more about the major issues facing children.


Hope to see you there!
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