April 2017

Building a Community Just for Kids: Deaconess' Commitment to Racial Equity
April 4, 2017

By Rev. Starsky D. Wilson

In April of 2014, more than 120 advocates, practitioners and academics gathered in St. Louis’ Grand Center District to discuss research and their experiences helping children. They quickly realized there wasn’t a...

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March 2017

Child Advocacy Day April 6 in Jefferson City
March 7, 2017

We need your voice! 

Reserve your spot on the bus today.

We are called to protect and advocate for the most vulnerable population among us, and the urgency of that call is particularly felt in these challenging...

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October 2016

Yes on Amendment 3
October 27, 2016

“Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” That’s Proverbs 22:6. No matter your...

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Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being
October 11, 2016

A place for the region to engage, collaborate and advocate to advance equity for children

Located North of Delmar at the edge of the Grand Center Arts District, the Center will provide convening and office space for child advocates, civic...

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