Foster Care and Prevention News


 

Saint Dominic's Home's Healthy Eating Initiative Program

"What's for Dinner?" is on everyone's mind who participated in the Saint Dominic's Home's Healthy Eating Initiative Program. Thanks to the Walmart Foundation, children and families from the Saint Dominic's Home Foster Care Program received a first-hand look at where their food comes from in this farm to table experience.

Foster Care Gets A Taste of Farm to Table
Farm to table is not just a concept practiced by chefs of the toniest Manhattan restaurants, it’s something Saint Dominic’s Home Family Foster Care Department had the opportunity to teach their foster care families in the Bronx and have them experience the benefits of fresh from the farm foods.
Recruiting Foster Parents for Teens 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.
Campaign Underway to Recruit New Foster Parents in the Bronx
The Family Foster Care Division, led by Allen Feltman, is under way with a new multifaceted campaign to recruit new foster parents in the Bronx. 
Family Foster Care Selected for Innovative Pilot Program
Saint Dominic’s Home’s Family Foster Care Department in the Bronx has been selected by the New York City Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) for its innovative pilot program called ChildSuccessNYC. 
Record Number of Adoptions in April

For Saint Dominic’s Home Family Foster Care staff nothing puts smiles on more faces than when an adoption is finalized, and in April those smiles were as frequent as April showers.