Quick Facts

encyclopediaRichland County First Steps (RCFS) is a 501(c)3 charitable non-profit organization founded in 1999. We are one of 46 county partnerships supported by state, federal and private grants, and contributions.

Our annual budget for FY2019 of approximately $2 million, is funded by the following sources:

  • 61% federal
  • 36% state
  • 3% private

These one page downloads provide brief overviews of our programs and their impact.

Fact Sheet – Richland County First Steps to School Readiness

Fact Sheet – Early Head Start
Fact Sheet – Excellence in Care and Early Learning (ExCEL)
Fact Sheet – Nurse Family Partnership
Fact Sheet – Parents as Teachers (our parent coaching program)

For more detailed program information, please see our Annual Report.

About RCFS