About Us

Mission, Vision, Values

Our Mission

In partnership with families and communities, Nurture Connection is building a networked and engaged movement to promote Early Relational Health for every family and in every community.

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Our Vision

We envision a future where every family experiences the joy and benefits of strong, positive, and nurturing relationships — where every community and all systems support the emotional connection between parents and caregivers and their babies and toddlers and view Early Relational Health as being vital to creating a healthier society.

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Our Values

Our Movement Is Shaped by Partners Working Together to Advance a Collective Vision for the Future

Early Relational Health Explained

Early Relational Health — or the state of emotional well-being that grows from emotional connection between babies and toddlers and their parents and caregivers when they experience strong, positive, and nurturing relationships with each other — is critical to creating healthy children, healthy families, and healthy communities.