111 NORTH COMMON STREET, LYNN MA 01902 (781) 598-5517
95 FOURTH STREET, CHELSEA MA 02150 (617) 409-9360

Our Mission

Our mission is to strengthen the life skills of families, children and individuals of all ages.

This is accomplished through a range of programs offered directly or in collaboration with other organizations in our community.


Home is where the heart is, and that means family. Here at Family & Children’s Service, we believe in strengthening and supporting families through education, empowerment and connection with community resources. We offer multiple programs under two main categories of service:

1. Parenting Education and Family Support

Center- based Services

Parenting classes and support groups in Spanish, English and Khmer. Offering The Incredible Years curriculum for mothers and fathers with children ages 0-8.

Home Visiting Services

Assistance for pregnant and parenting mothers and fathers in their homes, including adolescents.

2. Youth Services

Asset-building programs for at-risk and proven-risk youth, as well as health education that promotes prevention practices targeting STD/HIV and unintended pregnancies. TEEN SCENE after-school drop-in center at Lynn location.

Family & Children’s Service is a well- regarded and dynamic social service agency with offices in Lynn and Chelsea, MA. Though still maintaining our small and welcoming atmosphere, our presence in the community continues to grow. We have several positions open and welcome you to review them by clicking here.

Unless otherwise indicated, please email resume and cover letter to jobs@fcslynn.org or postal mail to Family & Children’s Service, 111 North Common Street, Lynn, MA 01902, ATTENTION: JOBS.

Family & Children's Service is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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