Our Mission:

To ensure the success of children in jeopardy by empowering families.

Community Resource Partner for Atlanta’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™


Atlanta's Best and Brightest Companies to Work ForTM  

is an awards competition providing the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work.  The program has a Community Resource Partner program that helps nonprofit organizations through its community initiatives to be exposed to the Best and Brightest Employers in Atlanta.  Families First is proud to be a Community Resource Partner of the program. 

Kim Anderson, Families First CEO
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Established. Effective. Relevant. Reliable. Accessible.

Since its inception, Families First has continually strived to provide solutions for children and families facing life's greatest challenges. It is our long history of service that has established Families First as the leading non-profit family service agency in Georgia.

  • Our Longevity. Beginning in 1890 as an orphanage for homeless girls, and evolving with each decade to respond to the changing needs of family.
  • Our Effectiveness. Our solutions are proven effective at delivering measurable results. Accountability is woven into Families First's integrated approach. We track and report the progress and success of every individual who takes advantage of our solutions.
  • Our Relevance. We deliver service with sensitivity to all types of families who are experiencing many of today's most pressing problems. Families from all walks of life benefit from Families First's services.
  • Our Reliability. Families First is a trusted partner of the public and private sector, and we serve as a resource for organizations throughout the United States. We have created programs that are utilized in more than 40 states as well as around the world.
  • Our Presence. We are committed to offering accessible solutions whenever families need us, wherever they may live. Through our multiple locations, collaborations with community partners and virtual services, Families First responds whenever and wherever we're needed.
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