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 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 Upcoming Application Deadline: Technology Applications are Due by September 21, 2015. Please check the website periodically for updates.
  • Click here for our Capacity Grant Application: 2015 Capacity Grant Application Deadline Dates: September 29, 2015 and November 17, 2015. 2016 Capacity Grant Application Deadline Date: January 12, 2016. 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!
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