First In Families of North Carolina

Providing family support to people with developmental disabilities and traumatic brain injuries since 1996.

Our mission is to help people with disabilities and their families to believe in their dreams, achieve their goals, and give back to others. We assist children and adults to be more involved and contributing members of their communities by helping them:

meet current goals and plan for the future

acquire needed goods and services

find opportunities to give back to others

In the News


At the April FIFNC Summit, Rud and Ann Turnbull shared their wisdom and vision with over 100 FIF staff and volunteers from throughout the state. View their presentation: Rud and Ann Turnbull Keynote Slides at April 2015 Summit


Policy Report on Family Support for Aging Caregivers


2013-14 First In Families of NC Annual Report: Annual Report.


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