Family Support Programs

Our programs are designed to provide supportive services and linkages to youth, families and residents to prevent the occurrence of child abuse and neglect.

Information & referral

We help families and individuals get timely and up-to-date information about community resources to meet immediate and long-term needs such as emergency assistance, job training, employment, housing, childcare, substance abuse treatment, counseling and other necessary supports.  Individuals may call us at (202) 722-1815 to request resource information.

Child and Family Services Agency (CFSA)

Community-based child-welfare services that reduce risk for families.  Services include family support, case management, information and referral, crisis intervention, visitation, housing support, parent education, and community capacity building.

Family rehousing & STABILIZATION program (FRSP)

Housing relocation and comprehensive case management focused on access to permanent housing and the development of independent living skills needed for self-sufficiency.   

show up stand out (suso)

SUSO is designed to reduce truancy among students in grades K – 8 in the following schools:

  • Barnard Elementary School
  • Brightwood Education Campus
  • Dorothy Height Elementary School
  • E. L. Haynes PCS (Elementary Campus)
  • E. L. Haynes PCS (Middle School Campus)
  • LaSalle-Backus Education Campus
  • Macfarland Middle School
  • Takoma Education Campus
  • Truesdell Education Campus
  • Whittier Education Campus

Activities include school and family engagement, family case management, parenting education, youth character-building groups and family activities. 

community school initiative @ Roosevelt Senior high school (csi)

Coordinates school-based services to build the capacity of students, families, and the community at Roosevelt High School.