Welcome to Saint Dominic's HomeSaint Dominic's Home is a nonprofit Catholic human services agency that provides 40 human services and programs in the Bronx and the Lower Hudson Valley (Rockland and Orange Counties) to nearly 1,800 individuals, many of whom are children, and families of all backgrounds that are developmentally disabled, socially disadvantaged and, or, vocationally challenged.
Located in Blauvelt, N.Y., St. Dominic’s School,also known as a K-12th grade 853 School, services a diverse population of students with social-emotional needs, autism, neurological impairments and other learning disabilities.
St. Dominic's Therapeutic Preschool,located in the Bronx, is a New York State Approved Bilingual Pre-school program that provides a full range of educational and clinical services to special education and non-disabled children, 2.7 to 5.0 years of age.
St. Dominic's Universal Preschool (UPK),This FREE full-day Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program is for English speaking as well as bilingual (English/Spanish) children who will be 4 years old before December 31, 2014.
The Family Foster Care Programcurrently provides foster and kinship care to approximately 400 children in the Bronx who have been referred to the agency through the Administration for Children's Services, as well as approximately 50 additional children in its Treatment Family Foster Care unit.
The Developmental Disabilities Departmentprovides therapeutic residential programs for developmentally disabled adults and children. We provide Intermediate Care Facilities, Individualized Residential Alternatives, Day Habilitation Program, Service Coordination and Community Habilitation in Rockland County, Orange County and the Bronx.
Mental Health ProgramsSaint Dominic’s Home operates four programs for adults with mental illness in Rockland County certified by the New York State Office of Mental Health. Our continuum of care ranges from a supervised level of care requiring 24-hour staff supervision to the operation of supported apartments.
Saint Dominic's Homeprovides home-based services in the Bronx and Rockland County to prevent separation of families, increase family stability and reduce the stressors that families face.
Community Based Services Department
Saint Dominic’s Home joined in welcoming Pope Francis via a special video produced that was personally delivered to him upon his arrival to New York City.
Saint Dominic's Home is pleased to partner with People to People this season to collect coats for families in Rockland County.
Fun Thanksgiving celebrations abound at the Saint Dominic's Home Preschool in the Bronx.
Recruiting Foster Parents is a continuous activity for our Family Foster Care Program in the Bronx. A new TV campaign is underway utilizing News 12 Bronx Cablevision to grab the attention of potential foster parents. Part of the campaign is focusing specifically on recruiting foster parents for teens, which are in great demand.