KidsFirst is the Child Abuse Prevention Council of Placer County, operating Family Resource Centers in Roseville and Auburn. Established in 1989, KidsFirst is a private, non-profit, community-based organization. Our vision is that all children live in a safe, healthy, and nurturing home. KidsFirst functions as a single point of entry for information and referrals, raising prevention awareness and providing an array of family support programs to strengthen families, empower parents, and keep kids safe.
KidsFirst services include child, adult, and family therapy, postpartum depression therapy, parenting classes, in-home parent education, health insurance and CalFresh enrollment assistance, after-school youth tutoring and mentoring, support groups, community workshops, parent leadership training, and information and referrals to low/no-cost resources. In the 2017-2018 program year, KidsFirst served nearly 3,300 children and 2,600 adults through direct programs and services. KidsFirst also reached nearly 11,930 individuals by participating in over 180 community outreach events during the year.