Southern Brooklyn Family Services

Provides advocacy and a wide-range of counseling services for families with children or adolescents who are at risk of out-of-home placement. Organizes after-school and summer programs, under DIAL (Drop In and Learn), for children and teens, which include individual and small group tutoring, socialization, and vocational guidance. Parent groups and psychiatric consultation are also offered.

Multisystemic Therapy Substance Abuse

Provides families with children (ages 11 to 17) with serious behavioral problems and/or substance abuse. The Multisystemic Therapy Substance Abuse (MST-SA) program is a kind of therapy that helps prevent a youth’s behavior from getting to the point at which he or she needs to be removed from home.