We are closed for the month of August. The Outreach House will re-open on Tues., Sept. 2.

Phone: 630-693-0187

What is First Things First?
Believing that it is more faithful and effective to address issues of needs early in the process, First Things First seeks to meet the emergency needs of those in our community who are the smallest and the most vulnerable. We are a grass-roots operation forming partnerships with others in our community who understand the needs of our children. We opened our doors in January 1999 and have continued our outreach with supplies, donations & support from many kind & generous people in our community.

Those eligible for help:
Children ages 0 to 3 years living in Villa Park or Lombard.
Photo ID is required, as well as proof of residency, including WIC, and or Medicaid/All Kids.

Various assistance available:
Baby basics, - diapers, baby wipes, formula, cereal, lotions, shampoo, soap & other necessities


Partnerships with:

Food pantries, clothing closets,
Walk-in-Ministry of Lombard & Villa Park, etc.


Referrals for:

Financial assistance, medical and dental care, etc.

the outreach house • 220 south main street • lombard, illinois • 630-693-0187