of children that are mistreated every year have at least one developmental disability

of adults with developmental disabilities report that they have no one to talk to about personal things and often feel lonely

of children between the ages of 3-17 have a one or more developmental disabilities

6,000+ holiday gifts distributed to The Foundling program participants every year

107 program sites across New York and Puerto Rico

Individuals with developmental disabilities are the largest minority group in the United States

Tajuana has begun the process of adopting her two young cousins with special needs, for whom she has been a foster parent for 7 years. Already a mother to three grown children, a grandmother, and a foster parent to another child, Tajuana is committed to providing children in need with a loving supportive home.

Irene reached out to the Foundling’s Developmental Disabilities Division when her daughter was looking to become more independent. Working with a skills trainer, Irene and her daughter created a plan to achieve that goal.