Calling All Community Members: Workshop Series of Parents & Caregivers

The Family Center recently launched an exciting workshop series for any and all interested parents and caregivers. The series began on Thursday, April 27th with a session about identifying and addressing the signs and symptoms of trauma in children teens. The next workshop sessions will focus on Health Eating on a Budget on May 25th, and Summer Reading: Tips and …

The Yellow Rose Prom Project

The Family Center is proud to announce that adolescent NYC girls, enrolled in high school and receiving our expert services, will benefit from a prom glam giveaway for the second year in a row. The Yellow Rose Project was created by Shauna Kamiel in an effort to honor her late mother and grandmother. When she toured The Family Center’s facility …

2017 Group Programming

On Saturday, January 7th, The Family Center’s rooms and hallways were filled with client families and their children, despite the blizzard raging outside.  In the morning, clients gathered to learn more about banking, banking products and working with banks, as part of The Family Center Leadership Council’s Financial Literacy Workshop Series.  Later that day, client families brought their children to …

TFC Hosts LGBTQ Dinner Series

TFC hosted its first LGBTQ Dinner Series gathering on Monday, August 15th at Prospect Park and it was a great inaugural summer picnic event!  Our LGBTQ Dinner Series is intended to create a space for those who identify as part of the LGBTQ community and are TFC clients. The group on August 15th ranged in age, ethnicity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.  Discussions started …