Click on the Project names below for detailed information:
Asset Development - A research based approach to positive youth development.
Child Nutrition & Fitness Coalition - Agencies, schools, service providers, and community members united to promote child nutrition and fitness in our community.
Diversion Team - Uses a strength based approach to planning services and a flexible wrap around fund to prevent unnecessary placement of children away from their families.
Growing Together - A series of newsletters on child development available to Wayne County parents of infants, toddlers and preschoolers to age 6. Available on the Growing Together webpage.
Help Me Grow - A comprehensive home visiting program for pregnant women, infants and children up to age 3 to promote child development and parenting.
School Community Partnership - Partnership between Wayne County School districts and the Wayne County Family & Children First Council to improve academic outcomes.
Service Coordination - A process by which families with children that require or have the potential to require multi-systems for various needs can obtain coordinated services based upon the strengths and needs of the child and family.
The Comprehensive Wayne-Holmes Re-Entry Coalition - Developed to identify policies and practices to serve the re-entry needs of juveniles and adults (who have children under the age of eighteen). Coalition participants include Family & Children First Council members and representatives from housing, transportation, and faith-based organizations in Wayne and Holmes Counties.