October 16, 2023
The Children’s Bureau, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Casey Family Programs, the Annie E.
Casey Foundation, and Prevent Child Abuse America have joined with parents, youth, and community
organizations in their new initiative, Thriving Families, Safer Children: A National Commitment to Well-Being.
The goal of the Thriving Families, Safer Children (TFSC) partnership, which spans the public, private, and
philanthropic sectors, is to assist jurisdictions in creating a more just and equitable child and family
well-being system that benefits all children and families and breaks harmful intergenerational cycles of
trauma and poverty. Minnesota was selected in January 2021 as one of the jurisdictions to receive technical assistance through