For more than 140 years, Child and Family Services has dedicated its resources to meet the needs of children and families. One of Western New York's oldest human service agencies, Child and Family Services fosters safe and healthy environments for children and families in local homes, schools, workplaces and communities. The agency is rooted in the Buffalo City Children's Aid Society, established in 1873, and the Buffalo Charity Organization Society, which was established in 1877, and became the Family Service Society in 1934.
One of the largest private, not-for-profit family service agencies in the country
Recognized leader in innovative programming and services for children, adults, families and business
Non-sectarian agency which provides services to children, families and individuals without regard to race, creed, national origin or economic status
60% of clients served live at or below national poverty level
Child and Family Services is governed by a volunteer board of directors
Child and Family Services is accredited by the Council on Accreditation Services for Families and Children, Inc. and is a member agency of the United Way.