The New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) recently announced the awardees for the 2011-12 Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Prevention and Post Adoption grants. Spence-Chapin’s FACES – Foster-Adoption Counseling, Education and Support– program was one of the honorees.
The FACES program supports families who have adopted from foster care, or are at any stage in the process of adopting from foster care. The program provides FREE counseling in both English and Spanish.
FACES also offers FREE on-site trainings for child welfare professionals.
For more information FACES contact Jana Leonard at FACES@spence-chapin.org or 212-360-0267 .