Children & Families First: It's not just our's our promise!
Since 1884, Children & Families First has offered hope to people in need. Each year, we serve thousands of children and families across Delaware….Young women seeking support to have a healthy baby...Children in foster care awaiting a loving permanent home… Teens in need of help to reconnect to their families…Parents looking for better ways to communicate with their kids…Families with limited resources taking care of an elderly parent…and more.

Latest News!
  • Click HERE to join us for A Taste of Art on February 28th from 7-10pm.
  • Click HERE to read our latest newsletter.
  • Click HERE to read our 2013 Annual Report.
  • Watch how CFF's Nurse-Family Partnership is helping low-income, first-time mothers in Delaware.
  • Join the Friends Campaign! Donate today and your gift will help strengthen Delaware families throughout 2015!
  • Time is running out to receive assistance under the Infrastructure Fund. An opportunity like this may not be offered again. Click here for our Infrastructure application (2015 Application Deadlines: May 18,  June 15.  The Application Deadlines for Capital Projects is June 15, 2015 and  Technology October 19, 2015. We may add additional dates, so please check the website periodically for updates.   
  • Click here for our Capacity Grant Application: 2015 Capacity Grant Application deadline date: May 4, 2015 (Please check the website periodically for future application deadlines.)
  • Meet some of the people we have served and learn more about our programs.Read our stories and watch our videos!
IM40 We're proud to be a Community Mobilizing Organization for YHP:IM40, a movement to promote positive youth development and healthy behaviors.