Program Updates

FCA Empowers Women at Risk For HIV/AIDS

Nov 21, 2017 — Friday, December 1st marks World AIDS Day, uniting people in the fight against HIV. The global health day provides opportunities to show support for people living with the virus, and pay tribute to those who succumbed to an AIDS-related illness. In Hempstead, located steps away from the Hempstead Bus Terminal, is […]

Veterans Day Free Meals 2017

Nov 7, 2017 — Veterans Day 2017 Please share this list of locations, provided by Suffolk County, serving free meals for Veterans. Remember to bring your Military ID. Friday, November 10th Free Veterans Day Pancakes at IHOP (Friday, November 10, 2017) This year on Friday, November 10, IHOP will be honoring veterans and active military […]

Halloween at the Nursery Co-op

Oct 31, 2017 — Happy Halloween! Today, the nursery co-op kids enjoyed a day of arts & crafts, pin-the-mouth-on-the-pumpkin and trick-or-treating around the different FCA offices in 126 N. Franklin while in their pajamas. The kids were thrilled to trick-or-treat, some for their first time, and staff around the office were melting from how adorable […]

FCA Inspires at Freeport HS Hispanic Heritage Month Brings FCA Staff to Educate Students About Prevention

Oct 20, 2017 — Freeport High School Hispanic Heritage month was embraced this month by Freeport High School teacher Silvia Fernandez who invited FCA staff into the classrooms to address the concerns and many risk elements today’s youth are exposed to. FCA staff members provided education, discussion and an awareness of where to seek help […]

Nakita Hyman Wins Unsung Hero Award

Oct 20, 2017 — Unsung Hero – Nakita Hyman FCA’s very own Nakita Hyman was honored at the annual Long Island Coalition for the Homeless Keys Conference. Nakita received the Leonard I. Saltzman Unsung Hero Award! The award brings the spotlight on those who work tirelessly to better the lives of the homeless on Long […]

Financial Education for FCA Foster Youth Santander Bank Provides Seminar at FCA's Learning Center

Oct 17, 2017 — Last week, representatives from Santander Bank spoke with our Project Independence (PI) youth on various financial education topics including improving your credit score, which credit cards to avoid and how to stick to a budget. They shared valuable lessons on financial literacy and were so engaged that the discussion with PI youth […]

Friendly Visiting Brings Life To Long Island Seniors 86 Year Old Long Island Senior Grateful For Friendly Visitor

Oct 16, 2017 — With her vibrant smile radiating throughout the home she and her late husband first moved into back in 1970, 86 year-old Sadie Lloyd’s current mindset is positive and full of life. Yet, she wasn’t always experiencing high spirits. Living alone and suffering from Atrial Fibrillation (AFib), a medical condition that affects […]

Addiction Panel Discussion at Adelphi University

Oct 16, 2017 — On October 12th, 2017, FCA President/CEO Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds joined Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and other leading professionals in a panel discuss regarding addiction prevention, treatment and recovery. The event highlighted Dr. Reynold’s TEDx Talk titled, Smacked By the Storm: How Long Island Can Recover From Its Heroin Crisis. The […]

LIBN 30 Under 30 Award FCA's Marketing Coordinator Honored by LIBN

Sep 13, 2017 — On September 12th, 2017 Family & Children’s Association (FCA) was represented at the 2017 Long Island Business News 30 Under 30 Awards. FCA’s Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Marc Fernandez, was honored along with 29 other up-and-coming professionals on Long Island. Check out the special section that came out in Long Island […]

Back To School

Sep 8, 2017 — Long Island’s youth are back-to-school and we couldn’t be more grateful of the in-kind contributions we’ve received from corporations who support our mission. The youth we serve are often from the lowest income families on Long Island. Their families struggle to afford the basic school supplies needed to prepare their youth […]
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