Osbourne Association
Fatherhood Initiative

Address:809 Westchester Ave. Bronx 10455
Telephone(s):718.707.2712 718.707.2722
World Wide Web: http://www.osborneny.org/programs.cfm?programID=38


Returning home from prison or jail can present numerous challenges for fathers. We are here to support fathers as they work to deepen connections to their children, partners, and/or their children’s caregivers.

Specific support services for the Fatherhood Initiative include:
• Individual and family counseling
• Mediation and conflict resolution training
• Workshops on improving parenting skills
• Assistance with issues of child support and arranging child visitation
• Peer counseling and father-to-father mentoring
• GED and/or ESOL classes or referrals
• Employment counseling and referrals
• College preparation


Monday-Friday, 9 am-5pm

Eligibility Requirements:

 Former inmates who are fathers

Services Offered:Parent CounselingParenting Education
Target Groups(By Need):Inmates