The Children, Youth and Family division is one of the social services components of Family Service Agency of San Francisco. Felton’s Children, Youth, and Family Division provides comprehensive early care and education, inclusion and early intervention services for children birth to six years old, including children with special needs. It also provides outpatient behavioral/ mental health and case management services to children and youth 4-21 years old and their families. Lastly, it also provides comprehensive case management, educational/ vocational, health, nutritional and parenting education services to pregnant and parenting teens up to the age of 24 years old. We strive to provide high quality services that meet the highest standards of care and have the greatest impact on the lives of those being served.
Our mission is to provide access to comprehensive services to low- income at-risk children, youth and families to give them a sound foundation for lifelong development, family economic success and hope for a successful future.
Offering comprehensive, culturally relevant, linguistically appropriate, trauma informed, strength and evidence based services.
- Equity and Social Justice Lens
- Recovery Oriented
- Trauma Informed
- Community Based
- Family Strength-Based
- Two Generational Approach
- Intergenerational Approach
What role does Felton’s CYF Division play in helping young children, youth and families?
Felton’s CYF aims to assist families who are impacted by poverty, violence and other forms of trauma to improve their well being and quality of life, and increase evidence of protective factors for children and families being served. We are working to increase public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by low income families in San Francisco.
For general inquiries regarding the Children, Youth, and Family Services, please contact:
Yohana Quiroz M.A.
Chief Operations Officer of the Children, Youth, Family and Transitional Age Youth services
Felton Institute | Family Service Agency of San Francisco
2730 Bryant Street, 1st Floor
San Francisco, CA 94110
Main: (415) 474-7310 x 101
Fax: (415) 648-1098
Outpatient mental health services for low-income, uninsured children and their families.
Felton’s ECE provides responsive developmental early care and education services in an equitable, nurturing, challenging and inclusive environment that addresses the medical, social and educational needs of the child and family, thereby helping them develop a solid foundation for lifelong development, family economic success and hope for a successful future.
Childcare for low-income and at-risk parents with children (including special needs children) ages birth to 6 years old.
Felton Early Autism Program (FEAP) brings together an evidence-based intervention model, specifically designed for children on the autism spectrum, and the child’s natural learning environment.
Childcare services for pregnant and parenting teens.
On-site developmental assessments and early intervention services for infants with special needs.
Childcare services for medically-fragile infants and children.
Parenting and Family Services
Workshops for low-income, at-risk parents on parenting, childhood development and other fundamental child-rearing skills.
Comprehensive case management for expectant and parenting teens up to 19 years old.
Peer-to-Peer service focused on teen and young adult parents and their families.
Health and Nutrition Services
Operating within FDC and HDC, food program providing on-site nutritious meals to children and teens.
On-site farmer’s market offering client families fresh foods, cooking classes and exercise programs.
Teen-parent peer support providing pregnancy prevention and at-risk education services.
Employment training and case management services for pregnant and parenting at-risk teens.