The Family Conservancy - Kansas City Children & Families
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Serving Kansas City Families

Helping Children and Strengthening Families Since 1880

We're empowering Kansas City to raise happy, healthy, educated children. We’re focused on supporting families, caregivers and teachers who prepare children for success in school and life.
Serving Kansas City Families

Parenting Resources

Search the library of parenting resources developed by our early education and mental health experts. You'll find a variety of helpful tips for overcoming the challenges of raising infants, toddlers and teens.

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Literacy Month Book Drive

Brew for Books

Brew for Books is a laid-back benefit to get books into the hands of kids living in poverty. Join TFC in our mission to prepare Kansas City’s youngest children for success.

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Child Development

Training for Teachers

We provide training and professional development opportunities for child care providers and preschool teachers in the community and at program sites.

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To help you learn more about Head Start, we asked local parents, teachers and administrators to share their passion for the program.

Talk, Read, Play

Our Talk, Read, Play initiative takes brain development studies and simplifies it to a message every parent and caregiver can use to help support a child’s early development. Learn how your organization can share this message. Learn about Talk, Read, Play!


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Support the mission of The Family Conservancy by providing a online donation. Support Children and Families!


    Brew for Books

    Blue Carpet

    Join us for the sixth annual Blue Carpet Event. Your support will help homeless high school students graduate. VIEW

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    Early Childhood Education

    Training Opportunities

    We provide early education training and professional development opportunities in the community, at program sites, and at special events. VIEW

  • Brew for Books

    Early Education Support

    TFC will receive $163,525 from The Early Education Funders Collaborative to promote kindergarten-readiness.VIEW
    Early Childhood Education

    Mental Health Support

    The Jackson County Community Mental Health Fund  has awarded The Family Conservancy $130,000 to provide mental health services in 2017.VIEW