In 1993, a group of Carroll County citizens incorporated as the Community Children’s Home, Inc. This non-profit organization was dedicated to the welfare of children and recognized the need for children to have a safe harbor from abuse and neglect.


Groundbreaking at the future site of Alice’s House.  From left to right: Evalyn Parrish, Dr. Don Rice,Frank Jones,(deceased), Tommy Greer,Cornelia Richards, Betty Green, Amy Worley, Alice Richards, Dr.Fred Richards, Sandra Morris, Patrica Brewer, Lane Poston, Susan Fleck

The Board of Trustees is comprised of volunteers. The board chose to name “Alice’s House” in honor of Mrs. Alice Richards, a longtime supporter of the needs of children and citizens of the community.


Alice Richards (left) with Evalyn Parrish