Building power to advance child well-being

Building power to advance child well-being

A place to engage, collaborate and advocate for children


  • Free Summer Meal Program at Deaconess Center

    This summer, Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being is serving free summer meals to children and youth through Operation Food Search’s sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture. The Summer Meals Program helps to ensure children and youth continue to receive nutritious meals during the summer months when school is not in session. …Read More
  • COVID-19 Update: Deaconess Center Enters Phase 1 Re-Entry

    Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being’s priority has been to continue to meet our mission to build a community action tank for child friendly policies, while also adhering to public health and safety best practices.Read More
  • Join the Movement of Child Advocates

    While the Deaconess Center remains closed to indoor and outdoor open-air convenings until April 1st, 2021, there are still opportunities to volunteer with Deaconess Center and join the movement of child advocates, organizers and families who are building power for children in our region.Read More