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Coping with a Father’s Deployment

NYFS recently helped a 10-year-old boy who was having problems in school. According to school staff, the boy had problems paying attention, staying on task and was easily distracted to the point that he was affecting his success in the classroom. While this can be a common problem for young children, this boy had more [...]

By | 2016-04-28T21:34:15+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Success Stories|0 Comments

Tony Burton: I Want to Help Those Kids

John Lennon wrote, 'Life is what happens to you, while you're busy making other plans.' While I was packing for college 12 years ago, life happened to me. My dad died that night of a heart attack. The next days blurred into the next year, with only a few milestones sticking out in my mind [...]

By | 2016-04-28T15:37:30+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Success Stories|0 Comments