THANK YOU DONA ANA COMMUNITY FOR MAKING THIS SUMMER A CONTINUED SUCCESS.
WHILE LAS CRUCES PUBLIC SCHOOLS IS GEARING UP TO FEED OUR CHILDREN DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR, FAMILIES & YOUTH INC. SUMMER FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM WILL CONTINUE FOOD SERVICE TILL FRIDAY AUGUST 7TH.
PLEASE REFER TO THIS LIST OF OPEN AND CLOSED SITES.

We will continue to provide drive up service at the following sites:

ALL SITES BREAKFAST/LUNCH COMBINED Monday thru Friday

will remain open

Albert Johnson Park | 700 N. Main St. – 10:00am-12:00pm
Dona Ana Community Center | 5745 Ledesma Dr. – 10:30am-12:030pm
East Mesa Rec Center | 5589 Porter Rd. – 10:15am-12:15pm
Families & Youth Inc. | 1320 S. Solano – 1:30pm-2:30pm
Hadley Park | 1712 W. Hadley Ave – 10:00am-12:00pm
Joe Reyna Community Center | 9350 Berry Patch Ln – 10:15am-12:15pm
Las Colinas Arroyo Park | 3401 Los Colinas Ln – 10:30am-12:30pm
Meerscheidt Rec. Center
| 1600 E. Hadley – 10:00am-12:00pm
Metro Verde Splash Pad | 7125 Metro Park St. – 10:30am-12:30pm
Organ Community Center | 5880 second St – 10:15am-12:15pm
Radium Springs | 12060 Lindbeck Rd – 10:30am-12:30pm
Vally View Park | 750 Espina St. – 10:00am-12:00pm

will remain open
Dinner sites

Young Park
850 Walnut St. – 5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Boys and Girls Club
330 Las Cruces St. – 4:30 pm-6:00 pm

East Mesa Swimming Pool
6151 Reynolds Dr. – 5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Frank O’ Brien Papen Community Center
308  Bell Ave. – 4:00 pm-6:00 pm

A. Fielder Memorial Safe Haven Weed n Seed
906 N. Tornillo – 4:00 pm-6:00 pm

closed sites starting august 4th

Country Club Estates Spitz Park  – CLOSED
Gus Vlachakis  – CLOSED
Jason Jiron Park  – CLOSED
Klein Park  – CLOSED
Las Cruces High School  – CLOSED
Parque De Cura Ramon Ortiz  – CLOSED
Rose Village Park  – CLOSED
Sagecrest Park  – CLOSED
Sunset Hill Park  – CLOSED
Tortugas Park  – CLOSED

FYI’S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE A SAFER & HEALTHIER COMMUNITY BY FOCUSING ON FAMILIES & CHILDREN

Families and Youth, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at FYI will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. FYI does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

OUR HISTORY

Families and Youth, Inc., (FYI) began as Children in Need of Services (CHINS) in April 1977 as a pilot project. CHINS became incorporated and designated as a nonprofit 501c3 in 1979. The agency was later renamed Families & Youth, Inc. in 1987 to reflect the agency’s expansion of services to the community.

FYI has become a trusted change agency in the community and a dynamic, vital, and integral component in providing youth and their families with rich opportunities to discover and follow more positive alternative paths in making their decisions and choices in life.

FYI continuously interacts with the community and values the feedback it receives to successfully develop and implement prevention, intervention, treatment, and advocacy service models that address the most complex and ever evolving community needs.

FYI also conducts ongoing evaluation, assessment, and quality improvement processes to ensure services and programs offered by FYI continue to be effective, efficient, and impactful; leading to the continued fulfillment of FYI’s Mission “To promote a safer and healthier community by focusing on families and children”.

Families and Youth, Inc., headquarters is located at 1320 S. Solano in Las Cruces New Mexico and has several satellite offices in Sunland Park, Anthony, Deming, Hatch, T or C, and Socorro, New Mexico.

OUR PROGRAMS
Americorps
Accu-Detox Services
Child & Adult Care Food Program
Children’s Advocacy Center
Community Based Programs
El Crucero Permanent Supportive Housing
HIV/ Hepatits C Testing
Home Study Services
Juvenile Assessment & Reporting Center (JARC)
Juvenile Community Corrections (JCC)
My Friend’s Place Emergency Youth Shelter
NARCAN Distribution & Overdose Prevention
Harm Reduction Needle Exchange Program
Next Rainbow Generation
Summer Food Service Program
Safe Exchange and Supervised Visitation
at-risk After school meals program 
OUR TEAM
Brian Kavanaugh
Brian Kavanaugh
Chief Executive Officer
DIRECTORS
Richard Aguilar
Director of Accounting
Renee Boudreau
Division Director
Annabelle Fierro
Director of Grants, Contracts, & Compliance
Monique Lopez
Division Director
Jolene Martinez, LCSW
Clinical Director
Lisa Noelani Chavez, LISW
Assistant Clinical Director
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES