At Family Support Services, we measure success in many ways. Here is a quick glance at the number of children and families we served in Fiscal Year 2017-2018:
Respite/Child Care Program: 87,376 hours of home-based or community-based respite/child care were provided to over 260 families in Alameda, Contra Costa and San Francisco counties.
Kinship Support Services Program: 195 families received case management services, including crisis intervention, informational & referral, family advocacy, support groups, workshops & trainings, family activities. 50 support groups & workshops were provided.
Family Preservation Program: 132 families were served through this program. over 30 of those families who were homeless secured permanent housing. 75 families either graduated from their program or achieved their goal.
Kinship Youth Program: 118 children and youth received 14,840 hours of academic enrichment, life skills development, leadership opportunities, and recreation activities.