The Family Conservancy

2020 Impact Update

The response and recovery to COVID-19 has been extremely challenging for the child care sector. Remaining open to serve essential workers and adopting new practices to safely and effectively care for our community’s youngest citizens has put many providers on a path toward financial failure. Child care has always been essential and providers need our help more than ever.

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early education service for children

Improving
Early Education

Children access high-quality early education and transition to kindergarten ready for success.

Opportunity Strategy Outcomes Impact brain

How You're Investing in Kansas City's Greatest Opportunity

The Family Conservancy creates equitable opportunities for all children to thrive and experience wellbeing throughout their lives, because the first five years of life represent the most important period of human development.

We support educators and expand the capacity of the early education sector. We empower children and families to address their immediate needs. We help children and adults develop resilience.

Children transition to kindergarten ready for success. Parents experience increased well-being, and advocate for their children. Individuals and families develop social-emotional skills and healthy relationships, learn coping skills and heal from trauma.

Children grow up in healthy communities with thriving families and experience well-being throughout their lives.

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Children received support to prepare them for success in school and life.

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Teachers, child care providers and preschool teachers trained to support kindergarten readiness.

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Parents received the tools they need to support their child’s health, happiness and education.

About The Family Conservancy

We empower Kansas City to raise happy, healthy, educated children. We’re focused on supporting families, parents, and teachers who prepare children for success in school and life.

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You Can Empower
Children in Kansas City
to Succeed

Your donation can deliver a 13% return on investment, by reducing future spending. Join us in investing in our greatest resource — our children and future.

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Mental Health Services
for Vulnerable Populations

​We strive to increase the number of people receiving the mental health services they need. While we serve individuals and families with a wide variety of needs, the majority of our work focuses on meeting the mental health needs of vulnerable populations — young children, domestic violence victims and parents of young children.

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Counseling &
Mental Health

Providing counseling and mental health education to children, families, couples, individuals, and groups in Spanish and English.

Services

Child Care Referrals

When you’re expecting a child, one of the most important challenges you will face may be finding care for your child. We can help.

Referrals

Parenting Resources

We are the go-to authorities on all things parenting. Check out our library of videos, tips and articles to help you be the best parent you can be.

Resources

Events
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