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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
After a Child Dies – Compassionate Friends5152America's Best Charities - MemberA child's death is devastating. Parents are inconsolable. Siblings experience a rollercoaster of emotions. Devastated grandparents are in shocked disbelief.
Alcohol and Drug Services of Guilford1423-001UW Gtr High Point - MemberServe clients regardless of their ability to pay. Offer behavioral health services from prevention through outpatient treatment.
AMIkids NC Family Services4059Independent AgencyAMIkids NC Family Services fosters growth and success by providing in-home, individualized, respect-based Functional Family Therapy to at-risk kids and their families across the state of North Carolina.
Amos Cottage Therapeutic Day Program1419-025UW Forsyth - MemberAmos Cottage provides mental health services for young children with a positive behavioral strategies are taught to family, 100% of children served are now successful in school.
Arc of NC, The1008CHC: Creating Healthier Comm - MemberCommitted to securing for all people with intellectual & developmental disabilities the opportunity to choose & realize their goals.
Boys & Girls Homes, NC4095Independent AgencyBoys and Girls Homes of North Carolina is dedicated to providing a continuum of care to meet the physical, emotional, mental, behavioral, social, educational and spiritual needs of children, youth and families in distress or at-risk.
Brave Step3972Independent AgencyBrave Step works to build a strong, supportive community by helping adults impacted by sexual violence claim the life they deserve; fosters brave public conversations about sexual violence; and cultivates a community of courageous changemakers to take action and help prevent future sexual violence.
Cabarrus Cooperative Christian Ministry4041Independent AgencyCCM is Cabarrus County's largest crisis intervention provider, serving over 51,000 residents per year through its food, housing, financial assistance, and education services.
Canines for Service3602Independent AgencyCanines for Service provides highly trained Service Dogs at no cost or fundraising obligation to Veterans from all conflicts with service-connected disabilities.
Caswell Center Fndn.2579Independent AgencyEnhance the quality of life for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in eastern North Carolina.
Catholic Charities Diocese, Charlotte1547Independent AgencyAn accredited agency providing help in western NC: food assistance, disaster services, case management, counseling, veterans services, refugee and immigration services, adoption, and more
Center for Community Transitions3920Independent AgencyCCT helps strengthen the community by helping justice-involved people build a better quality of life via employment services, alternatives to incarceration, and strengthening family bonds.
Children’s Home Society of NC3704Independent AgencyCHS promotes the right of every child to a permanent, safe, and loving family. We break cycles of poverty and neglect and build strong families.
Children’s Hope Alliance Fndn.4043Independent AgencyFor over 130 years, Children's Hope Alliance has been serving children and families in crisis across North Carolina. Last year, we helped over 2000 youth in 62 counties. Our mission is to provide hope, health, and healing for generations.
Communities In Schools, Chatham Co.3927Independent AgencyCommunities In Schools of Chatham County programs target and provide support to referred students with the highest risks for underachievement due to poverty and instability by attending to the holistic needs of the individual to overcome adversity and find success through sustained resiliency.
Community Care Clinic1449-000UW High Country - MemberCCClinic, free clinic that provides high-quality integrated healthcare to low-income, uninsured persons, including primary care, behavioral health, disease management, active follow-up and continuity of care.
Concerns of Police Survivors, (COPS)2929America's Best Charities - MemberGrief support and resources for surviving families and co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty; law enforcement trauma training; public education.
Cumberland Co. Communicare1413-025UW Cumberland - MemberCommuniCare, Inc. provides family strengthening, youth development, delinquency and mental health/drug/alcohol treatment, for youth and adults ages 6-99 in Cumberland County through comprehensive service coordination.
Disability Rights NC1544Independent AgencyDRNC is a state-wide legal advocacy agency fighting for the rights of people with disabilities in North Carolina. All services are at no cost.
Dream On 34195Independent AgencyDream On 3 grants sports dreams for kids and young adults who live with life-altering conditions including mental health challenges and intellectual disabilities.
Duke Children’s Hospital1569Independent AgencyDuke Children’s provides the most advanced medical treatment & research available in a compassionate, family-centered environment for children from the Southeast & around the world.
Easterseals UCP NC and VA1012CHC: Creating Healthier Comm - MemberProviding exceptional services to children, adults, and families with disabilities, mental health & substance use challenges so they can live their best possible life.
El Futuro3872Independent AgencyA nonprofit outpatient clinic that provides comprehensive mental health services for Latino families in a bilingual environment of healing and hope.
Exchange Family Center, Durham1883Independent AgencyExchange Family Center provides free, bilingual counseling, coaching, and training through evidence-based models to children, families, and childcare centers in Durham County.
Families and Communities Rising4193Independent AgencyFCR (est. 1969) focuses on early education, childhood mental health, child abuse and neglect, and respite programs in Durham, Orange and Chatham Counties, and nationwide.