Family Services, Inc.

Family Service, Inc., is the oldest private non-profit social service and behavioral health organization in Montgomery County, also serving Prince George’s County and Baltimore City, Maryland. Founded in 1908, Family Services has extensive experience developing and implementing in-home and community-based services for children, adolescents, families, and individuals. Prevention and early intervention programs address family functioning and child development, while psychiatric rehabilitation services promote health and wellness to those with persistent mental illness.

Some of the programs offered through Family Services include:

  • Critical emergency services offer basic emergency assistance to those with the most critical needs in the Montgomery County community 
  • Behavioral health services to help adults, children, and families within the community combat depression, stress, or persistent mental illness 
  • Education services to prepare children so that they are ready for school, as well as to connect parents with resources that allow them to participate in their children’s education 
  • Early childhood services that provide parents with educational and informational resources, as well as link families with the community resources they need to achieve self-sufficiency

Family Services became an affiliate of Sheppard Pratt Health System in 1998, and is currently the only psychiatric rehabilitation program in Montgomery County, Maryland, certified by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). For more information on Family Services, please visit their website.