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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

Friends of Saint Dominic's Dinner 2018
Last night more than 1,000 leaders of New York City’s business and labor industry came together to celebrate and raise money for Saint Dominic’s Family Services. The dinner raised over $1.25 million for the 140-year-old community organization.
St. Dominic’s School Students Enjoy Day at JFK Airport
On December 5, 2017, four classes of students from St. Dominic’s School attended the John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport Rotary Club's Annual Christmas Party for special needs children. 
Annual Toy Drive 2017
The annual Saint Dominic's Family Services Toy Drive, held on December 2, 2017, was a great success. Our deepest gratitude to all who donated toys and gift cards to make the holidays brighter for the children in our care. 
SDFS Celebrates Our Adoptive Parents

In November, Saint Dominic's Family Services recognized the extraordinary families who have adopted or are in the process of adopting children in our Family Foster Care Program. Over 50 adults and children joined us to celebrate at the Family Service Center in the Bronx.