Programs

CFL Family Counseling & Supports

Counseling & Support

The Center for Family Life is the principal provider of preventive counseling in Sunset Park, providing individualized plans that address each family’s unique situation. Read More


CFL Family Foster Care – Sunset Park

Foster Care

Our Neighborhood-based Foster Care program places children with licensed families in Sunset Park, with the exception of a small number of placements in the homes of family members in neighboring areas. Read More


CFL at PS 1

Summer Programs After-School

CFL at PS 1 offers after school and summer programming for students ages 5-13. Activities include academic enrichment, homework assistance, and weekly instruction in creative/visual arts, performing arts, literacy, and recreation Read More


CFL at PS 94

After-School

CFL at PS 94 offers after school programming for elementary students ages 5-13. Activities include academic enrichment, homework assistance, and weekly instruction in creative/visual arts, performing arts, literacy, and recreation. Read More


CFL at PS 169

Summer Programs After-School

CFL at PS 169 offers after school and summer programming for students ages 5-13. Activities include academic enrichment, homework assistance, and weekly instruction in creative/visual arts, performing arts, literacy, and recreation. Read More


CFL at PS 971

Summer Programs After-School

CFL at PS 971 offers after school programming for elementary students, and summer camp for children from 5-13. Activities include academic enrichment, homework assistance, and weekly instruction in creative/visual arts, performing arts, literacy, and recreation. Read More


CFL at MS 136/821

Summer Programs After-School After-school

CFL offers a five-day-a-week After School arts program for students in grades 6-12. A summer arts enrichment program promotes individual growth and discovery for children ages 10-15. Read More


CFL at Sunset Park High School

After-school High School Advisory Partnership Youth Employment

As a key community partner to SPHS, the Center provides meaningful supports to the school and its students, both afterschool and during the school day. Read More


CFL Beacon Communty Center at PS 1

Community Centers

Beacon Community Centers provide a wide range of after-school and evening activities and workshops for community residents of all ages. The programs promote individual growth, support family life, and create a sense of community and welcome all children and adults living in the community. Read More


CFL Beacon Community Center at PS 503/506

Community Centers

Beacon Community Centers provide a wide range of after-school and evening activities and workshops for community residents of all ages. The programs promote individual growth, support family life, and create a sense of community and welcome all children and adults living in the community. Read More


CFL Summer Youth Employment Program

Youth Employment

CFL’s Summer Youth Employment Program offers summer jobs for youth age 14-21 with employers throughout Brooklyn Read More


CFL Food Pantry

Food Pantries

Our two Brooklyn food pantries distribute emergency supplies of groceries to help provide individuals and families in need through a time of crisis. Read More


CFL Single Stop

Single Stop

Our Single Stop provides a variety of community services including emergency food, benefits advocacy, and legal and financial counseling to residents of Sunset Park. Read More


CFL Adult Employment & Education

Adult Education / Employment

These services provide job readiness and placement assistance to Sunset Park residents and meet the hiring needs of local employers Read More


CFL Co-op, Business Development

Adult Education / Employment

Center for Family Life partners with community residents to organize cooperative businesses that create living wage jobs in a safe environment Read More

Last year,

97%

of children in our early education centers met or exceeded national mathematics performance standards

Last year,

288

children were reunified with their parents who worked hard preparing for their return home