Richmond Children First

Richmond, a child friendly community where all children thrive.

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The Strategic Plan, Our Commitment to Richmond Children: 2015 - 2018 directs the projects and activities of Richmond Children First. The plan was reviewed and updated in the spring of 2015 and is focused on mobilizing the community to support children through community planning, public awareness and building a child-friendly community. Projects and activities reflect the goals and objectives identified in the strategic plan and in the coming years there is a focus on systems integration and supporting families in Richmond's growing City Centre.

Goal 1 & Corresponding Objectives


GOAL 1

Develop and support an inclusive community vision for children

OBJECTIVE
Raise community awareness of the importance of child development

OBJECTIVE
Create a voice for children by mobilizing the community though evidence-based research and child-friendly practices

OBJECTIVE
Create awareness and support for the Children's Charter and Helping Kids Succeed Richmond-Style

Goal 2 & Corresponding Objectives


GOAL 2

Maximize the capacity of public and community organizations to work together to improve the well being of children

OBJECTIVE
Lead/support innovative projects and practices that advance outcomes for children and families

OBJECTIVE
Increase accessibility to programs and services for children and families and connections to other families and the broader community

OBJECTIVE
Respond to current and emerging issues impacting children and families

OBJECTIVE
Establish and support communication and relationship building networks that promote child development