About Us

Center for Human Development (CHD) is a community-based 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization that offers a spectrum of services for at-risk youth, individuals, families, and communities in the Bay Area. Since 1972 we have provided wellness programs and support aimed at empowering people and promoting positive growth.

Our dedicated staff and several hundred volunteers create and deliver programs and services, constantly striving to identify and resolve community problems; thereby creating positive change. Our volunteers work side-by-side with our staff to deliver quality programs in schools and community sites throughout Contra Costa. We are known for our innovative programs and are committed to improving the quality of life in our communities.