OKF offers a variety of services covering both emotional and practical needs of our service users. All with one aim in mind; to support them and their families, especially their children in times of need. Our volunteers are making a difference in the lives of our members, whether it is a home visit, offering a listening ear, helping with shopping, the school run, homework or more.
Are you looking for:
A rewarding role, making a difference to families you work with
Certified courses / training
The chance to be part of a growing, warm and friendly team in a professional and supportive volunteering environment.
"Our Kids First doesn't represent the mother or the father. Their sole focus is on the future of the children and their mental stability."
"After years of lonely struggle, this group of understanding and kind individuals has given me some hope and belonging in a world that at times appeared hopeless and dark."
"Our Kids First were solid friends, providing emotional support and validation. Thanks to their support, I was armed with positivity and not bitterness. This was a catalyst for success in my case."
"The organisation helped us immensely by giving us direction and helped to solve many recurring challenges. I feel secure knowing that ‘Our Kids First’ are here and will do everything in their power to create peace and harmony."
"Our Kids First has been a tremendous source of help and support while navigating the emotional and legal challenges presented in the painful separation from my son. After years of lonely struggle, this group of understanding and kind individuals has given me some hope and belonging in a world that at times appeared hopeless and dark."
"The Our Kids First Organisation has provided me with both emotional and financial support. When I was out of work for a whole year during the Covid pandemic period, they were amazing and provided immense support to me. Without it, without a doubt, I would be in a much worse place."
"The organisations caseworkers are so helpful, they go out of their way to advise and support anytime! Thank you!"
"Had Our Kids First been around when I got divorced 7 years ago my mental health would not have deteriorated the way it did. Our Kids First do amazing work, I'm eternally grateful."
"Whenever I feel that I've nowhere to turn, Billy helped me feel I have somewhere to turn."
"Our Kids First are doing amazing work, extremely supportive and helpful in all aspects of situation resolving and well beyond."