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Details for Service Child Maltreatment Prevention
Service Name Child Maltreatment Prevention Program Name Quality Improvement
Goal Expand awareness, understanding and use of information to enhance the health and safety of North Carolinians.
Objective Assure that the delivery of quality health and safety services is sustained and continually improved for children and/or adults through evidence informed practices.
Division Division of Public Health
Service Description

The purpose of this service is to lead the implementation of the comprehensive statewide child maltreatment prevention plan developed by a NC Institute of Medicine Task Force.  There are evidence-based initiatives that support families to achieve a range of positive child outcomes, ranging improved school readiness to reduced child maltreatment.  This service has played a central role in supporting the implementation of several evidenced-base services, including the Nurse Family Partnership, Incredible Years and Strengthening Families.  The service works closely with public and private stakeholders (including DPH, Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina, DSS, DMH/DD/SAS, DPI, the Duke Endowment and the Kate B. Reynolds Foundation) to ensure a coordinated approach to family support and child maltreatment prevention. 

Web Site none Year First Initiated 2006
Available State Wide Yes Geographic Area Served
Grants Provided Yes Competitive Bidding Yes
Competitive Bidding Details A request for applications was sent out to local health departments
Waiting List No Waiting List Start Date
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Income Eligibility
Income Eligibility No
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Income Disregard No
Income Disregard Desc
Income Verified No
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Target Population
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0 11

Legal Authority
Authorization Level Authorization Type Citation
State Statute 7B-1402

Budget Information
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Authorized Budget Fiscal Year 2024 SFY 2023-2024 Year To Date Expenditures Balance
Salary and Fringes (1X) 0 0 0
Salary Other (1X) 0 0 0
Operating (2X-5X) 0 0 0
Contracts/Allocations (6X) 0 0 0
Reserves (7X) 0 0 0
Transfers (8X) 0 0 0
Total Requirements 0 0 0
Receipts-Federal 0 0 0
Receipts- Local receipts 0 0 0
Receipts- Other receipts 0 0 0
Total Receipts 0 0 0
General Fund Appropriations 0 0 0
State Local Other
0 0 0
State Local
0 0