About Us

Our Mission & Vision

Who We Are: Founded in 1909, Family & Children’s Service (FCS) is Monmouth County’s oldest private nonprofit social service agency. The agency offers diverse programs and services that address homelessness; neglect, abuse or exploitation; health and respite care; financial instability due to physical, developmental or mental disabilities; childhood literacy and obesity; long-term care planning and… Read more »


Our History

Family & Children’s Service (FCS) was founded 105 years ago by a group of Long Branch community leaders to help underprivileged children and their families. Their vision was to better the lives of their neighbors in need and, since its inception, FCS has held firm in its dedication to those members of the community, mirroring… Read more »


Job Opportunities

WE’RE HIRING! Are you seeking an opportunity to work with an amazing team of dedicated, compassionate, Mission-focused professionals? Look no further! FCS (Family & Children’s Service), Monmouth County’s oldest, private nonprofit social service agency is currently accepting applications for the following positions: 2/13/17 – Part-time (Four days a week) Human Resources Manager to work collaboratively… Read more »


Corporate Advisory Council

Corporate Advisory Council 2010   Dr. Joseph Binns Red Bank Gastroenterology Mark DeVito Joseph DiFiglia DiFiglia Capital Management, LLC Craig J. Ford SeaBreeze Cleaners Lawrence M. Fuchs The Zobel Foundation Ronald Gillaspie Boynton & Boynton Peder Hagberg Currents Magazine Charles Kelly Russell Lucas Lucas Capital Management John C. Morris, III Morris, Johnson & Associates, Inc…. Read more »


Navarumsunk Auxiliary

In December of 1956, Olivia Dutcher, a longtime FCS Board member, invited a group of women to her home to discuss the formation of a Rumson-Fair Haven auxiliary to support the mission of the agency. The informal get-together on a chilly winter day in March 1957 evolved into The Navarumsunk Auxiliary. The group took its… Read more »


Hours and Directions

Family & Children’s Service 191 Bath Avenue Long Branch, NJ 07740 Phone:732-222-9111 Fax:732-531-8507 Hours of Operation: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday Summer Hours (Memorial Day through Labor Day) 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday – ThursdayFriday – 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Click on map marker to get directions


Board of Directors

Chair Paul Stach Osprey Partners Investment Management, retired 1st Vice Chair Deborah Zilai Vice President– Corporate Services NJR Service Corp. Secretary Richard J. Angelo, Esq. Zager Fuchs, P.C. Treasurer Susan C. Salkeld, CPA Jahos, Broege & Shaheen, LLP Assistant Treasurer Eric JaegerFinancial Investment Consultant   Anthony Frigoletto Wells Fargo Kathy GoulletSmall Business Owner Daphne Halpern,… Read more »


Community Partners

Funders and In-Kind Donors 2013 Wells Fargo Charles Komar & Sons, Inc. RSI Bank Torcon, Inc. Flexcraft Servpro of Freehold/Middletown K-Shaw Construction Gloria Nilson Fund Thompson Memorial Home Two River Bank New Jersey Natural Gas Goldman Sachs Ranney School Woodhaven Lumber Merrill Lynch Rumson Country Day School Ray Catena Springpoint Senior Living, Inc. Barham Group,… Read more »