Category Archives: Child and Family News

*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories As a new nurse practitioner with a choice of career paths, I decided on a School-Based Health Center (SBHC), because it allows me to […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories The Peterson family shared a cramped apartment in New York City –mother, father, grandfather, and 3 small children crowded in a very small space.  […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories 17-year-old Jose grew up moving back and forth between the homes of his mother and his maternal grandmother. His mother struggled with an addiction […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories My name is Joan and Child & Family Agency (CFA) has had a huge impact on me. I’m a mother, sister, aunt, and grandmother.  […]

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 By Cara Rosner May 21, 2018 (Originally appeared on c-hit.org. Click here to view the original article.) Once a week, every week, the health center at Stamford High School offers sophomore Roger Sanchez an oasis—someplace he can talk to a trusted adult […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories Anna struggled with substance abuse. Reports of struggles with drugs and alcohol and the negative effects they were having on her son were received […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories Young Cecelia arrived from Columbia in 2017 with multiple health concerns that included a broken tooth, head lice, and an ongoing ear infection. She […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories   By the time Gabby was six years old she’d lived in seven foster homes.  She’d been abused physically and emotionally – first by […]

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