A mother and father smile at their toddler while she eats watermelon.
A mother and father smile at their toddler while she eats watermelon.

Improving Child and Family Wellbeing

HEALTHY CHILDREN & FAMILIES

The health of our nation depends upon the health and well-being of our children and families. All families—no matter who they are, where they live, or how much money they make—should have the resources they need to foster the healthy development of their children. 

RWJF invests in leaders and organizations working to improve family wellbeing and child wellbeing.


Related News and Insights

Read expert perspectives and the latest research from RWJF to explore the opportunities and complexities of this topic.


Featured Initiatives

RWJF funds many initiatives in support of our vision for a Culture of Health. For this focus area, these initiatives were selected to demonstrate grantmaking that is helping us achieve the greatest impact.  


Current Grant Opportunities

We realize that building a Culture of Health will take unprecedented collaboration and a deeper understanding of where barriers exist and how to overcome them.

We have previously funded opportunities in this area of focus with the goal to strengthen and advance health equity, and we have more work to do.