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Family Support Program – Bedford Stuyvesant

SCO partners with families to prevent crises and enhance family well-being. Based on the evidence-informed Family Connections model, our home-based Family Support Program provides families with supportive services, counseling and advocacy, helping them strengthen relationships and develop resources to solve problems.

Who Can Benefit from this Program

Families with children birth to 18 who are in crisis and who would benefit from supportive counseling, advocacy and other services to help stabilize their families and improve overall functioning.

Eligibility Requirements

Families are referred by the New York City Administration for Children Services (ACS) or other community referrals.

Family Service Program 1 serves: Fort Greene/Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope/Carroll Gardens, Crown Heights and Flatbush/Midwood

Family Service Program 4 serves: Greenpoint/Williamsburg and Bedford Stuyvesant

How to Access this Program or Service

Contact the program director at 917-966-4610/917.466.4620

Success Stories

Jackie Tyree Kos

"It’s exciting to be involved with an agency that is doing so much good for so many people." Learn More

Carlos’ Story

Carlos (pronoun they, their, them) is an amazing youth who was placed in SCO’s Family Foster Care program over 10 years ago. Carlos has undergone several hardships in their young life, however, they are a resilient youth who has remained focused on their schoolwork. Carlos graduated high school with high… Learn More

We shelter

5,200

youth, adults and children

88%

of young adults in foster care (18+) are enrolled in school or working

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