Applications are now available. 
Each person planning to apply will need to call Duplin County Partnership for Children at 910-296-2000  to request an application.

The deadline to return completed applications is 12:00 noon, April 21 2023.

**** Reminder*****
You will need to have completed at least one EPIC approved training class before the application deadline to be eligible for the bonus. 

If you have not taken a class, there will be one on April 5th and April 19th. 
Registration is required for the classes.
Please contact Amanda Sanderson at 910-296-2000 with any questions. 

Child Care Assistance Available

Duplin Coutny Partnership for Children is currently accepting applications for our Scholarship Program.  Our Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to Duplin County parents/guardians to pay for child care.  This program is available to parents/guardians of children birth through five, so they can go to work, attend school or participate in job training activities. For more information please call our office at 910-296-2000.
The following links may be used to print a Scholarship Application Packet: 
  Scholarship Application   Recipient Responsibilities  Preliminary Intake Checklist   Employment Verification Form    Release of Information

Workshops and Trainings

Please note that registrations that are mailed after the deadline will only be accepted if there is space available. 
No registrations will be accepted with 24 hours of a workshop. 
You are not considered registered until you receive a call to comfirm that all documents have been received by our office.
Printable Training Registration Form
Workshops Calendar for 2022/2023




 FREE Car Seat Workshops.
 Schedule  of dates and times are subject to change. 
More workshops may be scheduled to accommodate the needs.

Workshops are scheduled by appointments on a one on one basis until further notice due to COVID 19.



Duplin County Partnership for Children
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library !

Smart Start and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library
are working together to get books into the hands of
North Carolina's youngest children. 
Learn more, check eligibility and sign your child up for


The Partnership Board meets the 4th Monday at 12:00
at the Partnership for Children office in Kenansville 




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