The Children’s Trust is on a mission to stop child abuse in Massachusetts. Our programs partner with parents to help them build the lifelong skills and self-confidence they need to ensure children grow up safe and healthy.
Who we serve
The Children’s Trust supports a statewide network of over one hundred of the most effective family support agencies across Massachusetts. Through our deep, long-lasting partnerships, we work hand-in-hand to provide quality services that help children and families thrive.
We set and maintain the state’s highest, research-driven standards for positive family support program outcomes through:
- extensive research, including program review and evaluation
- sharing proven best-practices
- customized assistance
- statewide advocacy for family support services
The Children’s Trust also partners with a number of local and national allies, including the Pew Center on the States, the Center for the Study of Social Policy, the National Alliance of Children’s Trust & Prevention Funds, the Massachusetts Department of Early Education & Care, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and the Massachusetts Department of Children & Families.