Speaker Date Topic
Mike Mason Jul 12, 2019
Kids First

 

 

A few weeks ago we learned about the problems with senior abuse through the Placer County District Attorney's Office.   This program addresses the other end of the spectrum - Child Abuse!

84,419 children resided in Placer County in 2013. Of that number, a total of 3,325 child abuse &/ or neglect allegations were made. Last year, KidsFirst served nearly 3,700 children & 2,500 families through our direct programs & services. We serve a vast & diverse population within Placer County Select programs & services are available in Sacramento County All services are FREE All services are CONFIDENTIAL All services are available in SPANISH.

KidsFirst receives client referrals through partnerships with public and community-based organizations such as Child Welfare System and Placer County Victim Services Center. We also receive referrals from schools, courts, law enforcement agencies, and healthcare providers. KidsFirst reaches out to the community to raise awareness and accessibility.  KidsFirst reached 8,500 individuals by participating in over 270 community outreach events.