Issues Our Families Face
Of CFR’s clients, 83% are people of color and 73% are women. All of our families are living in poverty. All are experiencing the complicated child welfare system. And all are at risk of having their children placed in foster care.
But each family faces a distinct set of challenges that threaten their stability.
100% of the families served by CFR live below the poverty line
20% of our clients are victims of domestic violence
27% of our families are homeless and many face unstable housing
Language & Immigration
26% of our clients are immigrants
24% of CFR parents have a mental health diagnosis
24% have a history of substance abuse
38% of parents are raising their children as single parents