Happy Family

Resources for parents

Parenting is hard, and kids don't come with an instruction manual. Parents need support, especially as the pandemic continues to stress families. In Mecklenburg County, family-serving organizations have resources available that can provide parenting guidance, help you protect your children, and build happy childhoods.

If you're a parent in crisis who needs guidance or emotional support,
call the 24/7 Greater Charlotte Hope Line:
980-771-HOPE (4673)
Prevention during a pandemic
Tips for parents
Teaching prevention to your kids
Fun family activities
If you suspect a child is abused or neglected, call Mecklenburg County's 24-hour hotline:
980-31-HELPS (43577)​

If a child is in
immediate danger,
always call 911.