Parental Rights News

There is a growing contest between government and families regarding who should be the primary decision maker for children. Scroll below for news items, and subscribe to our newsletters for updates, as we continue to monitor the news and share key stories and research.

Recent Parental Rights Foundation Newsletters

Check out our recent research, reports, and news stories on parental rights. Thank you for partnering with us to preserve parental rights!

Thank you – you make it happen!

This year we set our most ambitious Giving Tuesday goal yet, and we missed it by only $3,400. All told,…

#GivingTuesday is Here!

#GivingTuesday is here! Will you support families by helping us reach our one-day donation goal of $30,000 to educate courts,…

Tune In Tomorrow for #GivingTuesday

Tomorrow, December 3, the Parental Rights Foundation will be going live from Washington, D.C., throughout the day as we celebrate…

"Quick Takes" on Parental Rights News

Thanks to the partnership of concerned parents like you, we are able to monitor the news for issues that could affect parental rights. Here are some "quick takes" on news items. Please also see our news sections arranged by category: medical child abuse, disabilities, and child abuse prevention.

Medical Child Abuse: Justin’s Story

Imagine taking your 35-day-old infant, who had been ill since birth and under medical care, into the hospital due to…

Medical Child Abuse: Baby Richard’s Story

Imagine finding yourself accused of child abuse because you can’t explain how your four-week-old baby fractured his leg. That’s exactly…

Missing and Forgotten

Missing Children

“Since 2000, federal records show child welfare agencies across the country closed the cases of more than 53,000 foster kids…