How We Work


The Children’s Partnership (TCP) is a Californiabased children’s advocacy organization committed to improving the lives of underserved children where they live,learn, and play with breakthrough solutions at the intersection of research, policy, and community engagement. Since 1993, TCP has been a leading voice for children and a critical resource for communities across California and the nation, working every day to champion policies that provide all children with the resources and opportunities they need to thrive.


Advance an Equity Agenda for Children
As our society grows increasingly diverse, ensuring the health and well-being of all children becomes a critical priority for California and the rest of the nation. Our equity-driven agenda addresses health, social and economic disparities for children in order to pave the way to a more just, fair and inclusive society, where all children can reach their full potential.
Build and Elevate Partnerships
Drive Community-Informed Research & Policy
Be the Leading Voice for Children
Promote a Dynamic & Innovative Organizational Culture


our approach

We work at the intersection of research, policy, and community engagement to advocate on behalf of children, especially those from underserved communities.  Read about the process behind our work.

our impact

The mission we work towards has made a difference in the lives of children in California and across the nation. See our results.


We advance a children’s equity agenda to enact and implement policies that provide all children, no matter their background, with the resources and opportunities they need to thrive. Learn more about our legislative and policy work.


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