About Us

We are helping build healthier families and
transforming family break-ups – for the sake of our kids.

Our History

The Two Wishes Foundation arose from the voices of young people who experienced difficult, harmful or traumatic family break-ups.

Our Vision

Our vision is of a world where all children have positive relationships with all who love and care for them, whatever changes may happen to their family.

Our Impact

Our growing, non-profit foundation is raising public awareness, protecting children and changing how we view the entire issue of family separation.

Watch Intro

Did you know? In the USA:
children live in divorced or separated families today
more children, each year, lose a parental relationship due to family break-up
> 800
children killed, over ten years, by a parent or close family member after separation
# 1
family breakdown is a top contributor to mental health issues in children


The Raising of America

First screened in the USA in 2015, The Raising of America, is the ground-breaking documentary series, online learning hub and public engagement campaign which reframes the way Americans look at early child health …

Black kids’ lives matter too

17 March 2021: “In the reckoning on racism triggered by George Floyd’s killing, decades of complaints from Black families hurt by the child welfare system are bubbling over into public protest,” …