Child First Timeline

2017

Child First National Program Office (NPO) Capacity Development

2016

Child First Network Expansion

2015

Growth of Infrastructure

2014

National Expansion of the Child First Model

2013

Child First, Inc. Begins Independent Operations as the National Program Office

2012

Child First, Inc. Established: Expanded Statewide Presence and National Recognition

2011

Randomized Controlled Trial Published: Child First Model Recognition as an Evidence-Based Home Visiting Model.

2010

Model Replication Began

2009

Foundation for Expansion

2007

Child First Statewide Recognition

2005

Plans for Future Sustainability

2003

Evaluation of Effectiveness: Randomized Controlled Trial

2001

Child FIRST Established

1998

The FIRST Team Received Funding for a Mental Health Clinician as Coordinator

1995

The FIRST Team Began at Bridgeport Hospital