We had been foster parents for 30 years and gave up our license only because the agencies were still asking…
Safe Families for Children
Surrounding families in crisis with caring, compassionate community
Chicago Auto Show’s First Look For Charity
McCormick Place, Feb 7th, 7-11 p.m.
It stands as the city’s largest single-day charity event, raising more than $50 million over the past 27 years. Eighteen distinguished Chicago-area charities benefit from this year’s event. LYDIA Home and Safe Families for Children are honored to be a part of this event.
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Why Do We Exist?
Founded in 2003, Safe Families for Children surrounds families in crisis with caring, compassionate community. We are a volunteer-driven nonprofit that provides hope and support to families in our local communities.
Our vision is to create a world where children are safe and families transformed through radically compassionate communities. Our mission is to host vulnerable children and create extended family–like supports for desperate families through a community of devoted volunteers who are motivated by compassion to keep children safe and families intact.
What We Do
Safe Families for Children is a movement fueled by compassion to keep children safe and families intact. Through Host Families, Family Friends, and Family Coaches, we temporarily host children and provide a network of support to families in crisis while they get back on their feet.
We open our hearts, open our arms, and open our homes.