partnering to improve lives

Wisconsin Association of Family & Children's Agencies is the united voice for more than fifty member agencies and leaders in the human services field serving more than 250,000 individuals and families throughout Wisconsin.

We promote public policy, best practice and partnerships that support our member agencies in pursuing their mission to improve the lives of children and families. 

Child blowing dandelion seeds, riding on mother's back.

unified voice

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts – this is certainly true for WAFCA and our members.

  • WAFCA advocates for policy changes that benefit our members and the people they serve.
  • We connect leaders in the field to form a united community.
  • We promote best practices and track trends in child and family services.
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state budget news

WAFCA's priorities for the 2017-19 biennial budget focus on three priority areas:

  • Moving forward on mental health
  • Building strong youth and families
  • Setting sound fiscal policies for child and family serving agencies