FAMILY SUPPORT AND RESOURCES, INC
Family Support and Resources ("FSR") is a Brooklyn based 501(c)3 non-profit organization that has been dedicated to an outreach and assisting the individuals, preserving the quality and happiness of families in the Brooklyn and other boroughs in New York since 1990.
FSR offer programs and referral services to individuals and families on domestic violence prevention, parenting, pre-natal and post-natal education, stress management, job skill training and youth activities.
Family Support and Resources focuses on quality of life and family empowerment; we promote and provide on-going support and interventions. Our "one stop" comprehensive service and family assistance program provides a series of educational and prevention workshops, vocational training, job skills, job search and job readiness for individuals and families.
Our services include referrals to counseling, healthcare and housing; and social services to individuals, parents and women of child bearing age, who may be in stressful situations due to problems of health, job, housing or family problems.
In addition to our educational, prevention and referral services, we provide mentoring, tutoring, safe havens, and recreation to youth and children (5 - 15 years old). Vocational training, job skills and internship to young adults (16 - 25 years old) and adults over 25 years.
We host an annual FSR Peace Fest that fosters unity, respect and cultural awareness in communities. Family Support and Resources has been awarded Proclamations by the Office of President, Borough of Brooklyn, and Office of the Mayor, City of New York for our dedication to those who are in need, and for fostering unity, promoting peace, unity, compassion and quality of life in Homes, Communities and around the World.
Family Support and Resources was founded in 1990 by Victoria O. F. Amoo (Lady V), President/CEO, with the vision to reinforce and develop the strength of families; advocate and promotes peace, unity, love, compassion, respect, dignity and quality of life in Home and World Communities.
FSR provides assistance to individuals, needy families, family with children or expecting children. We promotes and encourages individual responsibility and family independence. We also promotes the prevention of domestic violence, tolerance, compassion and peace in homes, communities and around the world.