What We Do
Pass laws that protect the innocent child victims of our nation's drug epidemic.
Ensure justice for abandoned, abused, and trafficked children in real time, by providing legal counsel in courtrooms.
Establish binding legal precedents through strategic litigation.
Enforce the rights guaranteed to children by the U.S. Constitution.
Ensure that innocent children have the same access to the justice system as criminals.
Create a permanent watchdog to ensure government officials fully comply with the law.
Save taxpayers $30,000 a year for every infant or child who exits state custody and finds a family.*
Reduce the average time spent in the child protection system from 4 years to 1 year. Achieved in Arizona.
Help approximately 10,000 Arizona children per year become placed with their families within 12 months. Achieved in Arizona.
Bring justice and swift case resolution to sexually assaulted, repeatedly abused, and abandoned children.
End the foster care-to-prison pipeline.
Prevent sex trafficking.
Increase graduation rates.
Reduce teen pregnancy.
*This savings estimate accounts for direct savings only. For instance, if the rate of imprisonment of former foster youth could be reduced by 10 percent, it would result in savings of more than $600 million per year.