Issues Our Families Face
Of CFR’s clients, 92% are people of color and 76% 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
21% of our clients are victims of domestic violence
15% of our families are homeless and many face unstable housing
Language & Immigration
17% of our clients are immigrants
22% of CFR parents have a mental health diagnosis
30% have struggled with substance abuse
25% of parents are younger than age 25
CFR has made a major impact on the child welfare system since our founding. Learn more!