Legal Services & Advocacy
We provide advocacy and legal services for children
in the areas of mental health, delinquency,
custody advocacy, special education,
and abuse and neglect.
Research & PolicyWe improve outcomes for children by working collaboratively with community partners to improve community infrastructure and increase the capacity and support of local child-serving agencies.
On January 25, 2017, Council for Children's Rights Executive Director Bob Simmons sent the following letter to all members of the Board of County Commissioners regarding the upcoming vote on the use of public money for the proposed Major League Soccer expansion. The...read more
by Bob Simmons Today, and each year on this day, we celebrate the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a national holiday. When America remembers Dr. King, we do well to recall the dreams he expressed at the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963, a century after...read more
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If we don’t stand up for children,
then we don’t stand for much.
Marian Wright Edelman
Our People/Our Stories
We are a community: of advocates, attorneys, children, parents, volunteers, community partners.
We are Council for Children’s Rights and these are our stories.