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Family & Children's Agency

About Family & Children's Agency

Family & Children’s Agency is a leading nonprofit human service organization committed to increasing the social and emotional well-being of our clients. We provide strength-based, solution focused services that respond to the individual needs of children & families, youth, adults, and seniors. We have 70 years of experience and expertise in the field of human services. Our acquired skill has enabled us to respond to the changing circumstances and needs of our communities and in our society at large. We are committed to providing the highest quality human services. Our clients benefit from the multiple services we offer. Children & Families Our goal is to help children thrive in safe, nurturing, and strong families. We serve children & families through the following programs: Adoption, Counseling, Family Support: Intervention & Prevention, Parent Education, and Specialized Foster Care. Youth We believe that our investment of time, energy, and resources into the positive development of young people will have enormous benefits for them in the future. We serve youth through the following programs: After School Program, Counseling, and Mentoring. Adults We believe that all adults have the ability to reach their fullest potential and to realize life’s possibilities. We serve adults through the following programs: Addiction Recovery Services for Women, Counseling, Community, Connections Center, and Supportive Housing. Seniors Our goal is to help seniors remain safe and independent in their own homes throughout the varying stages of the aging process. We offer the following services to seniors: Personal Alert, Live-In Services, Homemakers Assisted Transportation, Home Modification.

Mission Statement

Since 1942, our mission has been to partner with individuals, families, organizations and communities to successfully meet life's challengers and opportunities.



  • Mayx Holmes or Sophie Neumann
  • T: 203-855-8765
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How You Can Help

Organize a Collection of Duffel Bags

Family & Children’s Agency is seeking volunteers to collect new duffel bags for our Foster Care clients. The youth in our Foster Care Program...Read more

Adoption Office Support - Norwalk

Family & Children’s Agency is seeking a volunteer to offer clerical assistance for our Adoption program in Norwalk, which includes preparing information packets, answering...Read more

Adoption Office Support - Hartford

Family & Children’s Agency is seeking a volunteer to offer clerical assistance for our Korea Adoption Program in Hartford, which includes filing, copying and...Read more

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