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Keeping our Community Safe and Healthy: Celebrating our Dedicated Nurses

At The Foundling, we appreciate and value the team of nurses who care for children and people with developmental disabilities each and every day – but during this year’s National Nurses Week, we’re recognizing this essential segment of our workforce over the turbulent events of the past 15 months. Nurses have always been an integral […]

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‘We are Intertwined,’ Our Exclusive Wine, Returns for 2021!

Each year, City Winery creates an exclusive wine to benefit our shared community, with a percentage of proceeds donated directly back to The Foundling.  Just in time for summer, our wine is returning with two great ways to show your support: order We Are Intertwined, a 2019 “Rosé of Press,” in select New York City […]

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Bronx Times: DA Clark and Community Advocates Announce “No Hit Zone” Campaign in the Hub

Bronx Times reports the recent Bronx “No Hit Zone” campaign, spearheaded by Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark and community leaders including Dr. Mel Schneiderman, Aenior Vice President of The Foundling’s Vincent J. Fontana Center for Child Protection.  As part of the campaign, a variety of stores in the area known as the Hub—where East 149thStreet, Willis […]

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Press Release: Bronx DA Darcel C. Clark, Community Leaders, and Child Protection Experts Announce “No Hit Zone” in The Hub

The Bronx District Attorney’s Office has announced a new “No Hit Zone” awareness campaign to help reduce child abuse in the borough. As Dr. Mel Schneiderman, Senior Vice President of our Vincent J. Fontana Center for Child Protection stated in the press release, “The New York Foundling is thrilled to participate in the No Hit […]

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Press Release: ACS Announces Awards Selected to Operate its ‘Family Assessment Program’

The New York Foundling was awarded contracts by the NYC Administration for Children’s Services to operate services within its Family Assessment Program, beginning July 1, 2021. We are proud to partner with ACS in providing support to families in our community, and to add our voice to the press release below:  ADMINISTRATION FOR CHILDREN’S SERVICES […]

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The Power of Giving Back: When We Can’t Always be Together, our Junior Board Finds a Way to Volunteer and Provide Career Support

Our passionate and diverse Junior Board is united by their shared commitment to support The Foundling’s work, and is dedicated to volunteering their time with the children, adults, and families we serve across New York City and surrounding counties.  As we celebrate National Volunteer Week this year, we spoke with Greg Novick and Anna Liu […]

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The New York Foundling Announces the Opening of its Flagship Strong Families and Communities Training Center

New York, NY (April 19, 2021) – The New York Foundling is proud to announce the opening of a first-of-its-kind training and resource center in partnership with New York City’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The Strong Families and Communities Training Center (SFC Training Center), which officially opened its doors in October of 2020, […]