The Healing Magic of Music

The Healing Magic of Music

Who doesn’t love music? But what about the power of making music…together? CFS’ The Magic of Music program is convening in person for six special weeks to jam together and come up with a CFS theme song! Since the pandemic began, CFS has been hosting a Magic of Music...
The Center for Family Support Obtains CQL Accreditation!

The Center for Family Support Obtains CQL Accreditation!

For the third time, the Center for Family Support has been accredited as an organization with Person-Centered Excellence by the Council on Quality and Leadership, a leader in working with human service organizations to define, measure, and improve the quality of life...
Jack Turns 40! The Best Birthday… Yet!

Jack Turns 40! The Best Birthday… Yet!

Jack recently turned 40 – a big event for all of us. He’s one of our advocates living at Cary Avenue, one of CFS’ Residences in Staten Island. Tamara is the CFS Residence Manager where Jack lives and has been working with Jack since 2017. When Tamara realized Jack’s...
Congratulations to Filmmaker Oscar Segal!

Congratulations to Filmmaker Oscar Segal!

Throughout the year, Oscar was able to apply to many film festivals with his short film, The Oscar Show. The Oscar Show is based on a YouTube show that Oscar began during the height of the pandemic and has continued with Oscar interviewing people who are important to...
New Jersey Recruiter

New Jersey Recruiter

The Center for Family Support (CFS) mission is to provide support and assistance to individuals with developmental and related disabilities. We are the first agency in New York to achieve the Council on Quality and Leadership Certification (CQL).  By achieving this...
CFS Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

CFS Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

At the Center for Family Support, we’re honored to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with our staff and participants! We are lucky to have so many cultures represented at CFS. It truly makes all our lives richer having people with backgrounds from all over...
Let’s Support Each Other and Spread Love

Let’s Support Each Other and Spread Love

Early in the pandemic several individuals that CFS supports joined up to form the CFS Poetry Club. Every other week for two years, the Club has met on Zoom with CFS staff from the Innovative Planning Department to share their creative work, collaborate with one...
The Mets Took CFS Out to the Ballgame!

The Mets Took CFS Out to the Ballgame!

On May 15th, 100 CFS participants from a variety of programs saw the Mets take on the Mariners at Citi Field. Although the Mets lost by one run, it was a great day out for so many of our participants who got to enjoy the atmosphere and the company of their friends....

CFS Poetry and Photography Club Celebrates Spring

Early in the pandemic several individuals that CFS supports joined up to form the CFS Poetry Club. Every other week for two years, the Club has met on Zoom with CFS staff from the Innovative Planning Department to share their creative work, collaborate with one...

Thank You Golfers & Sponsors!

The Teeing Off for The Center for Family Support Foundation Golf Event raised over $68,000 – thank you to all the golfers, sponsors, and donors! These funds will support programs and services that otherwise would not have been possible, and strengthen CFS’ ability to...