safer, healthier relationships for children and families

Who We Are

FamilyForward is the result of a merger between Children’s Home Society of Missouri and Family Resource Center, two of St. Louis’ most accomplished and leading-edge non-profit organizations. With 170 years of combined experience helping children and families, the agencies united in April 2017 from positions of strength to better serve the community.

How We Help

FamilyForward provides trauma assessment and psychological evaluation, therapy, coaching and education, foster care and adoption, therapeutic preschool, and care for children with developmental disabilities.

The Rocket Ball

Together we raised more than $520,000 – an unprecedented sum!


Professional members on Governance and Advocacy Boards


Actively engaged volunteers


Clinical, professional, and administrative personnel