Governor's Advocacy Council for Persons with Disabilities:
A statewide agency established to protect and advocate for the rights of persons with disabilities.

NC Association for Retarded Citizens (ARC)
A non-profit organization advocating for rights of person with developmental disabilities.

NC Alliance for Mentally Ill (NAMI)
A non-profit, non-governmental organization made up of families of mental health consumers.

(704) 372-7961
Council for Children, Inc.

(704) 336-6404
Mecklenburg County Area Mental Health



N.C. Div. of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities
and Substance Abuse


NC Division of Medicaid


United Way’s 211 Information Referral Database/Community Resources On-Line
a vast array of information and resources including contact information. Updated weekly with over 2500 programs listed covering three counties.



Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
CARF accreditation recognizes quality organizations committed to the pursuit of excellence. CARF-accredited service providers enjoy recognition among an international community of persons served, peer facilities, and programs for superior standards of care and excellence in outcomes.

No Child Left Behind: NC Public Schools (SES)
Union County Smart Start

Child Care Resources, inc.

NC's Division of Child Development


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