What We Do

Individual & Family Services

FACS’ licensed clinicians provide trauma-informed mental health therapy to children, teenagers, adults, couples, and families. Weekly Parenting and Assertive Communication (anger management) classes are also open to the public.

Community & Professional Programs

FACS provides community workshops on a variety of topics related to trauma, including Trauma 101 and Secondary Traumatic Stress. We also host training on evidence-based therapy, including Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for professionals.

Contracted Programs(Referral Only)

FACS provides several in-home and in-office services for families involved with the Department of Children and Families. Family Stabilization, In Home Life Skills, Parent/Child Visitation, Parenting Classes, and Adoption Counseling are available.


of FACS clients surveyed would recommend FACS to others in the community and 100% felt helped by the staff at FACS.

“I have seen the difference in my daughter since coming to FACS. She has learned and improved her ability to overcome obstacles”

– 2019 Client Satisfaction Survey Response


success rate in reducing trauma symptoms and improving daily functioning for child victims of traumatic stress through our Transforming Trauma Program.

Ways to Help


Family and Children’s Services relies on donations to provide many of our services to low-income families. Please consider making a donation today!


If you have a skill or knowledge that you would like to share, we want to hear from you!


Consider attending one of our events, including our largest, the annual Red Carpet Party!

Main Office

40 North Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Ph: 908-352-7474
Fax: 908-965-3227

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Midtown Elizabeth Office

70 West Grand Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202

Ph: 908-372-1007
Fax: 908-372-1018