To become the center of excellence for child and family science in the Greater China and Asia Pacific Region.
To embark on high-quality, innovative interdisciplinary research that makes a meaningful difference to children, families, and the community.
- To translate research findings into practice and a source of useful information, so as to improve systems and policies pertinent to child and family wellbeing.
- To provide professional support to families, schools, and the community.
- To organize knowledge exchange activities to bring research and skills to the public sphere, particularly with respect to childhood and family issues.
- To forge dialogues, engagement and partnerships among academia, community-based organizations and the government, for insights into the dynamics of child, family and the community.