Foster Care Program

Children 1st Community Development Services, Inc is a Child Placement Agency that administers and oversees the therapeutic Foster Care and family homes. This program supports children lacking the stability of a permanent home by placing them in a licensed residences and keeping them connected to community, family, and friends. Children have the opportunity to live in a safe and supportive family environment with additional structure while still remaining in public school and involved in extra-curricular activities. Therapeutic and support services are provided to children in these settings. 


                  Information Session for Prospective Foster Parent    

                  Location:1026 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne Atlanta Ga 30306


Saturday January 11th 2021                        12:00pm to 1:00pm

 Saturday June 13th 2021                                2:00pm to 3:00pm 

Saturday February 8th 2021                        3:00pm to 4:00pm 

 Saturday March 14th 2021                            2:00pm to 3:00pm

  Saturday May 9th 2021                                  2:00pm to 3:00pm

 Saturday July 11th 2021                                 2:00pm to 3:00pm 

 Saturday August 8th 2021                              2:00pm to 3:00pm 

  Saturday April 11th 2021                              2:00pm to 3:00pm

foster parent

If you are interested in becoming a Foster Parent click the link below and complete our interest form. Once this form is completed a Children 1st team member will be contacting you to answer all your questions.



Requirements for Prospective Foster Parents  include the following

  • Pass a 10 Panel Drug Test

  • Pass and Complete Medical Exam

  • Pass the Health and Safety Inspections 

  • Complete 24hour IMPACT Training

  • Pass SAFE Assessment 

  • Proof of steady Income 

  • Pass extensive Background Checks