New! Building Blocks Newsletter July-September

Check out the latest edition of the Building Blocks newsletter, designed by DEPC’s Family First to provide resources and information for parents in Nash and Edgecombe counties. Click the link below to see the July-September edition! Building Blocks July – September 2018

Summer Feeding Kickoff!

Our Thanks to Cummins for Supporting the Read to Rise and Summer Feeding Programs We all know that healthy eating is tied to successful learning and that’s true in summer too.  Healthy eating is hard all year long, but can be especially challenging during the summer when school breakfast and lunch isn’t happening.  During the  … Read more

Check out the updated Places to Grow & Play Map!

Check out the newly updated Places to Grow & Play Map! This offers a guide to parks, playgrounds, schools, libraries and other places to play in the twin counties. Helpful tips and resources are also available to parents on the back of the map. Please stop by DEPC if you’d like to pick up a  … Read more

DEPC’s Strategic Framework 2017-2020

To see an overview of DEPC’s Strategic Framework for 2017-2020, click on the link below:   2017-2020 Strategic Framework Powerpoint_5.14.18

Join the 25 Club!

It’s now easier than ever to show your support for the Down East Partnership for Children! For less than the cost of a cup of coffee a day, you can support young children and families in the twin counties by becoming a member of the 25 Club. Just click on the link provided and sign  … Read more

Eastern North Carolina Community Health Survey 2018

Welcome to the Community Health Survey for Eastern North Carolina! Community health systems are conducting a Community Health Assessment for your county. This assessment is being undertaken by a partnership of 33 counties, hospitals, health systems, and health departments in Eastern North Carolina. It allows these partners to better understand the health status and needs  … Read more

We’re Hiring: Healthy Social Behavior Specialist

Position:  Healthy Social Behavior Specialist Description:  This full time position is responsible for coordinating the Regional CCR&R Service Delivery System for professional development and technical assistance. Knowledge of child care licensing guidelines; demonstrated organizational and facilitation skills.  Effective coaching/consultation/technical assistance skills; and competence with completion and analysis of reporting data, computers and database systems are  … Read more

FREE Seminars for Positive Parenting

What is the Triple P Seminar Series? Seminars are relaxed presentations that tackle some of the most common family issues. You can do one, two or all three in the series! For families who have children ages birth-12 All seminars are FREE and held at Down East Partnership for Children, 215 Lexington Street, Rocky Mount  … Read more