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Family Supports – Bedford Stuyvesant

SCO partners with families to prevent crises and enhance family wellbeing. Through supportive counseling, parent support groups, connection to community resources and advocacy, we help families strengthen relationships and develop resources to solve problems. These efforts have been successful at reducing foster care placements and accelerating family reunification when a placement was unavoidable.

Who Can Benefit from this Program

Families in need of parenting support and help finding resources to strengthen their families / families with involvement with Administration for Children’s Services due to alleged abuse or neglect.

Age Criteria or Other Eligibility Requirements

Families who are pregnant or with children under 18 in Brooklyn CDs 3, 4

How to Access this Program or Service

Contact the program director at 917-966-4620

Success Stories

Cathy Armstrong

"I love working with the children and helping make their holidays and graduations special." Learn More

Westbrook Prep Helps Sam Build a Brighter Future

"I may have Asperger's, but Asperger's doesn't have me." Learn More

4 out of 5

runaway or homeless youth leaving our transitional living programs are engaged in educational pursuits or gainful employment

96%

of 12th graders in SCO's Family Foster Care program graduated high school, with 65% enrolled in post-secondary education