Impact | Children's Bureau

Prevention in Action

Children’s Bureau addresses child and family well-being through primary prevention --- an innovative, collaborative, and research-driven approach that educates and supports vulnerable parents in raising children who thrive. This includes parenting classes, support groups, in-home visits, family bonding activities, community leadership training and a preschool program. Children’s Bureau also offers behavioral health services along with foster care, adoption and related services.

The agency’s advocacy efforts and broader community impact initiatives inspire movement in the child well-being arena on local, state, and national levels.

Our Impact in 2022

Research shows that zip codes, family income and parent education levels determine a child’s risk of abuse. Children’s Bureau strives to ensure that the early environments children grow up in are safe no matter what factors are in place. Here are a few examples of our prevention work in action.

Breaking the Cycle: Marta’s Story

Children’s Bureau has championed child abuse prevention for over a century and our impact on Southern California families has been life-changing. Watch how it’s empowered Marta to make a generational transformation in her own family.

Ways to Get Involved

We know that child maltreatment can be prevented and invite you to join us on this journey to help children, families and communities thrive. Whether as a donor, volunteer, fundraiser or advocate, your commitment is critical to our success. We look forward to partnering with you in building hope.

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Want to Learn More?

Click below for information about our programs and services, annual report, quick facts, and our culture of philanthropy in building hope for children, families, and communities. Still more questions or ready to get involved? Let’s chat. Contact us!