What is the Alamance Partnership for Children?
The Alamance Partnership for Children (APC) is a non-profit organization serving children, youth and families in Alamance County. APC administers the state Smart Start funds, an early childhood initiative designed to ensure that young children enter school healthy and ready to succeed.
APC also administers other grant funded programs for children birth through age twelve and is a central source of information about activities, programs, and resources for children and families.
All children arrive at school happy, healthy, and ready for success in school and life
The Partnership shapes opinion and mobilizes resources to support Alamance County families in creating and sustaining nurturing environments for their children.
APC Board of Directors 2014-2015:
Barry Bass – Retired Director, Alamance County Health Department
Dr. Tim Beshel – Beshel Chiropractic
Rachel Blunk – Attorney, Wishart, Norris, Henninger & Pittman
*Eddie Boswell (Treasurer) – Owner, Boswell Construction Company
Patsy Byrd – Rehabilitation Counselor, Vocational Rehabilitation
Chris Clemmons – Vice President, Carolina Bank
Dr. Mark Cryan – Professor, Elon University
*Jeremy Ireland (Secretary) – Director, Centro La Comunidad
Dr. Kristen Moffitt – Burlington Pediatrics
Stacie Saunders - Director, Alamance County Health Department
Granville Simmons – Coordinator, Weed & Seed-Burlington Police Department
Martha Krall – Cultural Competency/Outreach, Alamance Alliance for Children and Families
*Ron Waters (Vice Chair) – Manager, Sandvik
*Stephanie Williams (Board Chair) – Marketing Consultant
Davina Woods – Director, Excel Christian Academy
*Executive Committee Members
*Board Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at noon. These meetings are open to the public. Should you have an interest in attending, please contact the Partnership at 336.513.0063.
Our Top News & Quick Links:
We Are Hiring!
The Alamance Partnership for Children is hiring a Parent Educator in the Parents As Teachers Program! For more information or to apply go to the Employment with APC page.
Incredible Years Classes Beginning in September:
Incredible Years parenting classes for parents of children ages 3-5 years (one in English and one in Spanish) and a class for parents of children 6-12 years (English) are beginning in September. See the IY page for more information!
Roll and Read with Parents As Teachers on Sept. 27th!
Roll and Read is a one mile stroller walk to celebrate 30 years of Parents As Teachers! More information on the Parents As Teachers page
New Motheread® class