Wayne County Family & Children First Council's mission is to promote coordination and collaboration among local government, not for profit organizations, businesses, and parents for the benefit of Wayne County's children.
To accomplish our mission the focus will be on the following objectives:
Facilitate and promote local autonomy and decision-making
Serve diverse culture, races, and/or ethnic groups
Maximize financial resources to support services
Build collaborative structures
Coordinate appropriate, effective and cost-efficient services
Increase family involvement throughout the levels of planning and services
Support early intervention
Encourage shared responsibility among systems
Support locally driven service development and coordination
The Wayne County Family and Children First Council's members/partners have regularly scheduled meetings to fulfill the mission to collaborate and coordinate services for the benefit of children in Wayne County.