About Children 1st C.D.S

Children 1st Community Development Services, Inc is a 501c3 human service agency that is dedicated to providing programs and support services to at risk children and youth in the United States and Africa.

 

 

Mission

Our mission is to provide a nurturing environment for At-Risk Children and Youth. 

Vision

Our Vision is to  witness children and adolescents learn, grow, and develop into contributing and thriving citizens. We envision a community that produces proactive youth who are able to utilize the tools, skills and resources to succeed. 

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Purpose

Our purpose is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for children and youth from ages 0 to 21, of any race, ethnicity, economic status, religion, gender or residential situation.  

Children 1st is dedicated to supporting:

  • Economically Disadvantaged Families

  • At-Risk Populations

  • Pregnant Youth( 12-21)

  • Children and Youth (0-21)

  • Children/Youth with Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Behavioral Issues

  • Children Referred by the Department of Family and Children Services

  • Educational Support for At-Risk Youth in Nigeria West Africa