Adoption

CFS-Button-LGChild and Family Services offers a full range of adoption services. We have all come to learn through experience that the safest and most successful adoptions occur when both the legal and emotional needs of the birthparents and adoptive parents have been met.

 

Early Childhood Services

CFS-Button-LGChild and Family Services offers two distinctive programs that focus on Early Childhood development. The Healthy Families program is designed to offer support to low income pregnant women pre and post birth.  The Early Supports & Services program provides family-centered supports, services and therapies to infants and toddlers (birth to three) who have developmental disabilities, developmental delays or are at risk of developmental delays. 

 

Foster Care

CFS-Button-LGEach child/adolescent needs a special person/family who can provide, kindness, patience and understanding…to provide a safe, stable, loving, and positive place to call home. In fact, it’s one of the most important things a child needs along with someone to be there for them. Might you consider fostering a child?

 

Counseling

CFS-Button-LGChild and Family Services provides therapeutic counseling for children, youth and adults, couples and families.  Help with child behaviors, problems in school, divorce, step-family adjustment, family violence, relationship conflicts, emotional complaints, stress, self-defeating behaviors, addictive behaviors, loss and trauma, anxiety, phobias, compulsions. Offers a full program of family life education groups.

 

School-Based Services       

CFS-Button-LGChild and Family Services’ school based programs are dedicated to ensuring positive academic and social outcomes.  They focus on substance abuse prevention, violence prevention, successful home and school partnerships, life skills training, positive peer leadership and goal development.  School based services provide individual, family and/or group counseling and case management services.

 

Adolescent & Young Adult Substance Abuse Treatment

CFS-Button-LGCFS Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment (ASAT) offers assessment, outpatient counseling, and recovery support to NH youth ages 12-24, and their families, in several office locations.

 

Family/Parent Support

CFS-Button-LGThe Family/Parent Support and Preservation programs offered by Child and Family Services of NH are designed to provide a wide array of support services to families throughout NH and portions of VT.  These programs offer emotional support and practical solutions in managing family life, work with families who struggle with employment barriers and offer assistance to those who need in home assistance with parenting and household management. 

 

Parent Support and Education

CFS-Button-LGChild and Family Services of NH presents several parent education and support series throughout our communities.  Some series focus on parenting a pre-teen, others focus on parenting your grandchildren, while others focus on the unique parenting challenges of nontraditional families. 

 

Elder/Independent Living

CFS-Button-LGOur goal is to help seniors and individuals with disabilities to live at home with dignity for as long as it is safe and they choose to do so. Services include: Cleaning, cooking, shopping, bathing, companionship, medication reminders, assistance with exercise, and ambulation.

 

Summer Camp

CFS-Button-LGCamp Spaulding serves over 300 campers in four camp sessions throughout the summer.  A comprehensive counselor-in-training program, with emphasis on leadership training and teamwork, is offered for older campers.  Enrollment is limited to a first come first served basis.

 

Community Outreach

CFS-Button-LGParentLine is a free, confidential service in which parents can pose questions to a CFS counselor about any parenting concern such as developmentally appropriate behavior, effective discipline techniques, ways of handling conflict or self-doubt and appropriate services and resources for their family.  To talk confidentially to a CFS counselor, call                   1-800-640-6486 or email parentline@cfsnh.org