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<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b>Welcome to Saint Dominic's Family Services</b></font color="#FFD700"></h2> Saint Dominic's Family Services is a nonprofit human services organization founded by the Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt in 1878. We provide foster care and prevention, developmental disabilities, mental health, therapeutic education, and preschool services to about 2,000 children, adults and families in the Bronx, Rockland and Orange Counties.

Welcome to Saint Dominic's Family Services

Saint Dominic's Family Services is a nonprofit human services organization founded by the Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt in 1878. We provide foster care and prevention, developmental disabilities, mental health, therapeutic education, and preschool services to about 2,000 children, adults and families in the Bronx, Rockland and Orange Counties.
<h2><b><font color="#FFD700">Located in Blauvelt, N.Y., St. Dominic’s School, </b></h2></font color="#FFD700">also known as a K-12th grade 853 School, services a diverse population of students with social-emotional needs, autism, neurological impairments and other learning disabilities.

Located in Blauvelt, N.Y., St. Dominic’s School,

also known as a K-12th grade 853 School, services a diverse population of students with social-emotional needs, autism, neurological impairments and other learning disabilities.
<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b> Saint Dominic's Therapeutic Preschool,</b></font color="#FFD700"></h2>located in the Bronx, is a New York State Approved Bilingual Preschool program that provides a full range of educational and clinical services to special education and non-disabled children, 2.7 to 5.0 years of age.

Saint Dominic's Therapeutic Preschool,

located in the Bronx, is a New York State Approved Bilingual Preschool program that provides a full range of educational and clinical services to special education and non-disabled children, 2.7 to 5.0 years of age.
<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b> Saint Dominic's Pre-K,</b></font color="#FFD700"></h2>This FREE full-day Pre-Kindergarten program is for English speaking as well as bilingual (English/Spanish) children.

Saint Dominic's Pre-K,

This FREE full-day Pre-Kindergarten program is for English speaking as well as bilingual (English/Spanish) children.
<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b>The Foster Care and Prevention Program</b></font color="#FFD700"></h2>currently provides foster and kinship care to approximately 400 children in the Bronx who have been referred to the agency through the Administration for Children's Services, as well as approximately 50 additional children in its Treatment Family Foster Care unit.

The Foster Care and Prevention Program

currently provides foster and kinship care to approximately 400 children in the Bronx who have been referred to the agency through the Administration for Children's Services, as well as approximately 50 additional children in its Treatment Family Foster Care unit.
<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b>The Adult Mental Health Program</b></font color="#FFD700"></h2>helps individuals challenged by mental illness live in the most independent community settings possible.

The Adult Mental Health Program

helps individuals challenged by mental illness live in the most independent community settings possible.
<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b>The Developmental Disabilities Department</b></font color="#FFD700"></h2>provides therapeutic residential programs for developmentally disabled adults and children. We provide Intermediate Care Facilities, Individualized Residential Alternatives, Day Habilitation Program, Service Coordination and Community Habilitation  in Rockland County, Orange County and the Bronx.

The Developmental Disabilities Department

provides therapeutic residential programs for developmentally disabled adults and children. We provide Intermediate Care Facilities, Individualized Residential Alternatives, Day Habilitation Program, Service Coordination and Community Habilitation in Rockland County, Orange County and the Bronx.
<h2><font color="#FFD700"><b>Saint Dominic's Family Services<br>Children's Care Coordination</br></b></font color="#FFD700"></h2>provides home-based services in the Bronx and Rockland County to prevent separation of families, increase family stability and reduce the stressors that families face.

Saint Dominic's Family Services
Children's Care Coordination

provides home-based services in the Bronx and Rockland County to prevent separation of families, increase family stability and reduce the stressors that families face.
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News

Developmental Disabilities Program Deck the Halls with Christmas Spirit
In early December, the Developmental Disabilities Program's main hall was transformed into a winter wonderland with festivities and decorating. 
Annual Toy Drive Donations Support Those We Serve

On December 1, 2018 we hosted our Annual Toy Drive at the at the St. Dominic’s School Gymnasium. Members of our staff, Board of Directors and the wider community all came together with their families to make the event a success.  

Anniversary Celebration Highlights Agency's 140 Years of Service
This year, Saint Dominic’s Family Services celebrates its 140th Anniversary. Started back in 1878 by Mother Mary Ann Sammon as an orphanage for girls in New York City. It was then expanded and set up permanent residence in what is now Blauvelt, NY. It is still operating on those very same grounds 140 years later. 
 Annual Golf Tourney Raises Funds and Sells Out Year After Year
The 26th Annual Friends of Saint Dominic’s Golf Tournament raised over $345,000 for Saint Dominic’s Family Services. It was once again held at beautiful Edgewood Country Club in River Vale, NJ.  For the second year in a row Mercedes Benz Nanuet sponsored the tournament as part of the Mercedes Benz Dealer Championship.