Click the button below to read the Health and Human Services recommended appropriations:

“Investing in Early Learning and Development – Invests more than $95 million from 2019-2021 in early education and child development. Adds 2,000 more childcare subsidy slots each year for children from low-income working families to receive high-quality care. Increases NC Pre-K reimbursement rate using lottery proceeds to help more children access Pre-K. Increases Smart Start by 10 percent to support families and children in all 100 counties, including by expanding home visiting programs.”


Click the button below to read Governor Roy Cooper’s entire recommended budget: