"When I was released from prison, I didn't get to see my daughter. But the Osborne staff convinced me to go to Family Services to apply to see my child and as of today, I've seen my daughter.”

 - Fatherhood Participant


Who We Are

Osborne’s Prepare program offers Pathways for Reentry, Employment, and Parenting. We offer a range of opportunities to fathers and those who serve in father figure roles to increase their parenting skills, strengthen their relationships, and increase economic stability. Our program includes parenting workshops, job readiness training, and employment assistance to increase economic stability for you and your family.

Our programs offer opportunities to parents as they work to deepen connections to their children, partners, and/or their children’s caregivers.


What We Offer

  • Healthy relationship education
  • Individual & family counseling and case management services
  • Group job-readiness training & individual career coaching
  • Child support and financial literacy workshops and support
  • Job placement services
  • Free father-child learning activities and visit opportunities
  • Father-child reading and college preparation sessions
  • Family follow-up services
  • Certain program services will be offered to eligible partners
  • Free and fun weekend activities for fathers and their children
  • Interview preparation and wardrobe assistance upon graduation
  • MetroCards
  • Financial incentives
  • Snacks/Lunch


Contact Us

  • Fathers and Father Figures encouraged to apply
  • Able to attend programming Monday to Friday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • NYC resident
  • Ages 18 and older
  • Released from incarceration in the past six months
  • Committed to change, growth, and learning

For more information, contact:

Bronx Office
Ken Bloomfield, Family Visit Specialist / 718.707.2722
809 Westchester Ave.
Bronx, New York 10455

Brooklyn Office
Matthew Burstein, Career Coach / 718.637.6588 
175 Remsen Street, 6th Floor
Brooklyn New York 11201