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.
Our mission is to provide a nurturing environment for At-Risk Children and Youth.
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.
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
Children and youth (0-21)
Children/youth with mental health, developmental disabilities and behavioral issues
Children referred by DFCS, Juvenile Justice and similar institutions
Orphanages both in the United States and Africa