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!
  • 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: Due to a high volume of requests for the Capacity Grant, we have extended our first application deadline for 2016 to March 15, 2016. Please check periodically for additional dates for 2016.
  • 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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