Resource Round Up

There are so many wonderful family and child resources around Durham County and the Triangle Area! We have been highlighting them on our social media and our blog since December 2022, but if you missed them, you can find them all here.

Literacy

Resource Round Up: Literacy Initiatives at Durham’s Partnership for Children
This week we are featuring on of the Durham PreK Partner agencies, Durham’s Partnership for Children! In addition to being the contract manager of NC Pre-K in Durham, they have many programs for children and families, including initiatives focused on literacy skills. Their work strives “to ensure every child in Durham enters school ready to...
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Resource Round Up: Durham Literacy Center
The Durham Litearcy Center is the only community-based organization focused entirely on adult literacy in Durham County. Their services focus on literacy skills, GED and high school equivalency success, English courses, and more! They work with many agencies in the community, including Durham Technical Community College, the Durham County Library, Made In Durham, El Centro...
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Resource Round Up: Book Harvest
Durham County and the Triangle Area have many resources available for children and families for almost any need. Child Care Services Association and Durham PreK work with many of them to reach more families, share information, and enhance our services. The Durham PreK Resource Round Up is a way for families and community supporters to...
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Technology

Resource Round Up: PCs for People
It’s time for another Resource Round Up! This week in Technology, we are highlighting the PCs for People program. PCs for People is a nonprofit organization which offers refurbished computers and high-speed internet service solutions at a low cost for low-income households. Eligibility Families may be eligible if they: Are currently participating in a government-based...
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Resource Round Up: Spectrum Internet Assist
It’s time for another Resource Round Up! This week in Technology, we are highlighting the Spectrum Internet Assist program. This program aims to provide affordable and reliable internet for low-income households. Families may be eligible if they: have a household member who is a recipient of the National School Lunch Program (free and reduced lunch)...
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Resource Round Up: Affordable Connectivity Program
Happy New Year! A new year and a new month brings a new theme to the Resource Round Up: Technology! Our first program to highlight is the U.S. Government’s Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) run by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). This program provides monetary support to qualifying families to pay for internet services and devices....
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