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Around thirty years ago, Wake County Smart Start was formed to ensure that children from birth to five years old are prepared for success in school and life. They do this by working to improve the quality, accessibility, and affordability of childcare. They also provide health, early intervention, and family support services.
Homelessness is a real problem here in Wake County, and its harmful effects impact every age group. According to an ABC news report in February 2022, the Raleigh-Cary area has the highest rent in North Carolina, with rent increasing over 20%; when compared to the previous year. This increase has affected families with economic hardships the most.