What We Do to Protect Parental Rights

At the State Level

We monitor state legislation and work to change laws to protect parental rights. Check on the status of parental rights in your state!

At the Federal Level

We're working in a coalition to amend existing federal child welfare laws to keep families together whenever possible. Our ultimate goal is to pass the Parental Rights Amendment to the Constitution that will ensure the protection of parental rights for all Americans as a fundamental right.

Why We Need to Protect Parental Rights

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The Current State of Parental Rights

What rights do parents really have right now? In the medical field? At school? With child welfare? Find out, and read real stories about violation of parental rights...at the expense of precious children.

Parental Rights in the Courts

Ever since the Supreme Court's 2000 decision in Troxel, the protection parental rights have has been a subject of much confusion in the courts.

Racial Discrimination and Parental Rights

A judge's racial bias should not be the reason a child loses his or her parent.

Disabilities and Parental Rights

Parents with disabilities see their children taken away on account of their disability.

The Vital Parent-Child Relationship

Parents play an irreplaceable role in the lives of their children.