What You Need To Know. Now.

The outbreak of COVID-19 raises questions and concerns for all of us. Take a look at the resources below and know that the CFEC Team is here to support children with special needs and their families.

Emergency Needs

Breakfast and Lunch – Select school cafeterias will be open to serve breakfast and lunch from 10 am – 2 pm. Meals must be taken offsite and are free for children ages 0-18. Adults can purchase a breakfast meal for $1 and/or a lunch meal for $2 (cash only). Stay up-to-date and find detailed information here.

Family Support Assistance
We know all of our families have unique needs and we are here to assist you during this challenging and unknown time. If your family needs immediate support or assistance today – please be in touch with Chris Gentry. She can be reached at 336-703-4289 or ChrisFSN@theCFEC.org.
Learning Resources for Children
  • NCDPI has some of our favorite early learning resources for ages 0 – 3 year olds. Check out these remote learning opportunities. 
  • Storyline Online streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.
  • Scholastic Learn at Home offers day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.
  • KiwiCo has launched a resource hub for parents to help support learning at home, with loads of stay-at-home educational activities for every age, tips from teachers on effective remote learning, and kid-friendly content that connects science with their daily lives.
Parenting Tips

Top Tips – Check out these important talking points for parents and caregivers in uncertain times, courtesy of the team at Triple P. 

Prevent the Spread


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The CFEC Main Office

2315 Coliseum Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Phone: (336) 727-2440
Fax: (336) 727-2873


Monday – Friday:

7:30am – 5:30pm


Make a difference in the lives of children with special needs by volunteering at The CFEC. Opportunities include working with children, performing clerical tasks, landscaping and building maintenance, and assisting with special events.


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