Chamber Releases Family Friendly Employer Guide

SOUTHERN PINES, NC - The Moore County Chamber of Commerce proudly announces the creation of the Family Friendly Employer Guide , an award-winning publication designed with input from the Chamber's Childcare Task Force. This guide aims to assist employers in supporting their employees, particularly by addressing childcare challenges. Recognizing the significant impact of childcare on work dynamics, the guide seeks to enhance employee wellness, retention, and upward mobility by encouraging business leaders to adopt a comprehensive approach to these issues.

The guide is intended for business leaders across Moore County, including CEOs, presidents, managers, and HR professionals, urging them to review and implement its recommendations to enhance corporate culture and support employees' childcare needs, family well-being, and overall success. The guide was developed with insights from businesses and non-profit organizations currently serving on the Chamber’s Childcare Task Force.

North Carolina is recognized as the number one place to do business, and Moore County has consistently been ranked as one of the top counties in the state for its strong and vibrant economy, unparalleled quality of life, and community spirit. However, North Carolina and Moore County face challenges, notably the issue of quality and accessible childcare. This problem spans most industries and has been exacerbated by the economic impact of the pandemic. This guide is designed to assist employers with navigating the complexities of childcare and understanding its impact on their employees.

Included in the guide is a summary of childcare challenges, steps business owners can implement, and a case study from the US Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, the guide provides a list of valuable resources and links to assist employers in continuing to support their employees.
To obtain a copy click here or email info@moorecountychamber.com 
The mission of the Moore County Chamber of Commerce is to foster a vibrant business community.  Proving quality, value-added services and programs to members to unite Moore County area businesses in a committed effort to strengthen the economic