The Need We Fill With Over 80 Programs

Many of New York’s children, youth, and families are working hard to access the opportunities they need to be successful. We fill the gaps with 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 people we serve, and we constantly push our proven approach with new, innovative ways to respond to what our communities need.

94% of Students

in the Transfer High School program who had internships successfully maintained them for the entire year

99% of Families

who received counseling services stayed together and avoided foster care placement for their children

100% of Participants

secured stable housing upon completion of the Chelsea Foyer program


Find The Right Program

We proudly provide over 80 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.

Latest Headlines

Prince Joshua Avitto Community Center opens in East NY, Brooklyn

A city’s tragedy turned into a community’s treasure when we cut the ribbon on the Prince Joshua Avitto Community Center (PJACC) in East New York, Brooklyn.
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Q & A with Good Shepherd Board Member Sr. Maureen McGowan

It’s been over 175 years since a small group of Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd landed at the southern tip of Manhattan after 30 miserable days crossing the Atlantic Ocean aboard the immigrant ship Utica.
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Good Shepherd Services’ In-House Barber School

We have launched our first ever in-house soup-to-nuts vocational program in East New York (ENY), Brooklyn.
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