HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services (HSVS) is one of the oldest childcare agencies in New York City. Our mission is to nurture and support, with dignity and respect, children, adults and families in Brooklyn and Queens every day.

Success Stories

Andrea Sumrall

Andrea S.

2015 Youth of the Year

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Dareth O.

2014 Youth of the Year

Program News

American Dream Program On Air

Dylan, age 19, is a freshman student studying criminal justice at LaGuardia Community College in Queens, NY. Although she’s a high-achieving student and currently  is working part-time for HeartShare’s Energy Assistance and Community Development Program, Dylan experienced an abrupt change to her family life. She was moved from home to home over the course of six years… (read more…)


HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services’ youth programs gathered together on Wednesday, June 3 for the unveiling of the KaBOOM! Imagination Playground…

Read more in the New York Times  |  Read more in Brooklyn Daily

Learn More About Our American Dream Program

The American Dream Program (ADP) helps foster care youth overcome their personal challenges and break through to success. The ADP supports the financial, emotional and employment needs….

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