Who We Are

Our mission, is to champion a culture of compassionate individuals, families, and communities who have fun with, learn from, and responsively and lovingly interact with children. We accomplish this by providing guidance about consciously conceiving, birthing, and nurturing children.

Serving as an umbrella organization for its Affiliates, aTLC is supported by an internationally recognized Board of Advisors, and a growing list of endorsers.

Please explore and make use of what is offered here, and support our common vision and mission in whatever ways you feel moved.

Organizational Culture and Values (see expanded version)

  • We are holistic: Our work encompasses the entire period from preconception through childhood.
  • We collaborate: We are committed to sharing information and resources in a collaborative, consensual, participatory style.
  • We are connected: We are committed to supporting one another in practicing the quality of connection we want for ourselves and for all children.
  • We are about healing: Our mission is about caring for children and also about caring for the child within each of us.