The Lucy Daniels Center is dedicated to helping the youngest members of our community lead emotionally resilient lives. Lucy Daniels School, for 25 years helping fully capable children with extra social and emotional needs flourish. Now enrolling preschool through elementary.

Children's Mental Health at LDC

Children's mental health is our priority at the Lucy Daniels Center, where we help children with emotional, mental and social challenges succeed through in-depth evaluation and treatment, family involvement and education. Founded more than 25 years ago, we are the largest provider in the Triangle, N.C. of mental health services for children from birth to age 12, the time of life when the most effective interventions are possible. Our multi-disciplinary team, which includes recognized experts in mental health and education, works together with families to provide a uniquely comprehensive approach, delivering individualized treatment to each child. 

Our services include: 


SecurePath is a comprehensive mental health service for young children in Wake County provided at the child's home or preschool. … Read More

Family Guidance Service

The Family Guidance Service offers evaluations and outpatient mental health services for children through the age of 11 and their families. … Read More

LDC 4 Early Success

Lucy's Book Club (LBC) supports early literacy skills while promoting imaginative play, creative thinking, problem-solving, and self-regulation skills.… Read More

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Latest News

Expressions VI a Glittering Success

October 31, 2016 -- Conceived by former LDC Board member and supporter Dean McCord, Expressions has, for the last six years, provided an opportunity for collaboration between some of the …

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Article Highlights LDC Cause

A recent article published by, a popular regional blog, highlighted the programs and services of the Lucy Daniels Center and the fundraisers that will support us during 2016…

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