The Need We Fill With 98 Programs

Many of New York’s children, youth, and families are working hard to be successful. We provide access to opportunity through high-quality programs designed to help individuals and communities thrive.


Why We Get Results

Good Shepherd Services takes a serious and rigorous approach to our work. We see limitless potential in the communities we partner with, and we implement our proven approach with new, innovative ways to respond to what children and families need.

85% of Students

in our YABC and Partnership Schools successfully completed their internship

93% of Families

who received services through our Prevention programs stayed together.

85% of Participants

secured stable housing upon completion of the Chelsea Foyer program


Find The Right Program

We proudly provide 98 programs for youth and families throughout New York City. Tell us a bit about what you’re looking for and where to find the right program for you.


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