Astor’s philosophy of care is holistic, strengths-based, family-driven, and data-informed. At Astor, we believe that each child is unique and should have the opportunity to reach their fullest potential. To learn more about our programs across the Bronx and Hudson Valley regions, visit www.astorservices.org/programs/... See MoreSee Less
"I've worked with Astor for seventeen years now. I have a passion for working with families in need. My entire life I have been a champion for people getting what they deserve and need in life. Astor's Care Management program links families to community services so they can function successfully and achieve their personal goals." - Lanika Laster, Director of Astor's Bronx Care Management Program
For the month of January 2022, Astor Services for Children & Family has been selected to receive a $1 donation for every $10.99 Bloomin' 4 Good Bouquet with the red circle sticker sold at the stores located at 111 Vredenburg Avenue, Yonkers NY and 240 East Sandford Boulevard, Mount Vernon NY. Show your support by purchasing a bouquet! ... See MoreSee Less
Interested in becoming a foster parent? Astor's Therapeutic Foster Boarding Home Program combines traditional foster care with a clinical strength-based approach. Contact Carley Andrews at 845-303-0245 for more information. ... See MoreSee Less
Wellness reminders from the team at Astor Services. We are here for you on your journey, providing children’s mental health, child welfare, and early childhood development services in New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley and Bronx regions. To learn more about our programs, visit our website at www.astorservices.org/programs/... See MoreSee Less
Today marks the start of Hunt for Happiness week. Explore what real happiness means to you, even at times when it can be difficult to find. Throughout this week, Astor will be sharing tips on mental wellness and good news moments that made us smile! Stay tuned by turning on our stories.
"I don’t think there is anything more important that we could be doing as a community than serving these children."
—Kate Kortbus, Board Chair The Children’s Foundation of Astor
"...We feel like we have a neurologist, therapist and soon a psychiatrist who can help us across the continuum. Thank you for working diligently to provide services during this difficult time to so many in need.
"With the help of Daphna, Stephanie, Liz B., Liz R., and the caring receptionists, we’ve watched our child regain confidence, motivation and joy."
"We truly thank you for helping us find our child again! God Bless You."
—Jane Smith, Parent
"Ms. McFarlane has been amazing! She has worked very well with my scholar and has helped him learn of ways to cope with his emotions. He looks forward to her visits and enjoys having her in the classroom."
"Isabelle is an excellent therapist. [She] has been able to bring to light issues in our family dynamic and offer solutions that I hope we can continue working on effectively after her time with us is done."