Childcare Costs
2 months ago
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New Hanover budget includes funding for child care

The budget New Hanover County commissioners passed yesterday included some controversial items, including child care subsidies.
Accused molester listed himself online as babysitter
3 years ago
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Accused molester listed himself online as babysitter

A Pender County man who was arrested last week for molesting a child previously listed himself on a babysitter search website. Cheyne Potrafka is charged with two counts of first-degree sexual offense, two counts of crimes against nature and one count of indecent liberties with a child... but before he was arrested, he listed a profile on the childcare search engine Care.com.
ONLY ON 3: DSS cuts daycare help for hundreds of families
3 years ago
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ONLY ON 3: DSS cuts daycare help for hundreds of families

Bad news is waiting in the mailbox for many families in New Hanover County. The Department of Social Services is dropping 288 children from its Childcare Subsidy Program.
Puzzle Center pieces together childcare
4 years ago
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Puzzle Center pieces together childcare

Families with small children and childcare workers have a new resource to help piece together the best aspects of childcare.