Family and Community
Children grow up in, and their families live in, neighborhoods. Neighborhood characteristics deeply affect all aspects of children’s lives — how they live, learn and play. We work to ensure children and youth across the District have equal access to neighborhood resources, regardless of their zipcodes.
National Policy Report: Every Kid Needs a Family
Best practices for giving children in the child welfare system the best chance for success.
2015 Ward Snapshots Reveal Growing Disparities
Though neighborhood-level analysis is central for us, DC is politically organized around eight wards. This means that advocating for policy change is often best accomplished at the ward-level.