The mission of Seamen’s Society for Children and Families is to provide the highest quality services in the community to strengthen and preserve families so that children and adults have the opportunity to realize their full potential.
We're dedicated to securing the safety and well-being of the children and families entrusted to our care.
Founded in 1846, Seamen’s Society for Children and Families, a private New York nonprofit organization, is dedicated to securing the safety and well-being of the children and families entrusted to our care.
Each day, we serve over 1,250 children and over 500 families.
Our programs protect and care for our communities’ most vulnerable children, while strengthening families living with mental illness, alcohol addiction, substance abuse, domestic/intimate partner violence, and other circumstances which can threaten a child’s safety and future.
We work in a trauma-informed, compassionate manner to meet the needs of the diverse communities we serve.
Children assisted through our Family Support Services Program in 2020.
Children cared for through our Foster Care Program in 2020.
Clients currently supported by our Domestic/Intimate Partner Violence Program.