Advancing a movement that elevates family well-being.

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We believe in family well-being.

At the Institute for Family, we believe family is the foundation for healthy children and strong communities. So, when families are at their strongest, everyone benefits. Therefore, we are part of a growing movement to promote family well-being, ensuring all families have the opportunities they need to thrive. Our approach →

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Thursday June 15, 2023 in Raleigh, North Carolina

Hosted by the Children’s Homes Society of North Carolina and in partnership with NC DHHS

Join this important in-person conference conversation on family at McKimmon Conference and Training Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. The reTHINK Permanency Conference brings professionals and advocates together to examine permanency planning for youth experiencing foster care.

Family Champion Awards

Hosted by the Institute for Family and underwritten by HealthyBlue

Nomminees of social workers and legislators will be celebrated for their dedication to family! Stay tuned for 2024 nominations.

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Listen to stories and conversations that recognize transformation of the child welfare system starts with seeing families for who they truly are.

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Seen Out Loud Podcast by Institute for Family

Streaming everywhere, including your favorite podcast platform

The Future of Funding: Cultivating Community Partnerships Webinar

Watch this webinar on-demand

Immerse yourself in real conversations between grantmakers, community organizers, and other nonprofit leaders with a shared vision of bringing trust, equity, and creativity into their practices.

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