Individual Therapy

Clinical social workers and psychologists are onsite to help children and their families. Our Therapy Program provides specialized treatment to victims of child abuse. We provide weekly individual therapy to help children address and recover from their traumatic experience. We also conduct group therapy.

Group Therapy

We provide support groups to children, adolescents and non-offending parents. We are currently accepting referrals for our upcoming group for Female Adolescent Support Group for 12 – 14 year old females who have witnessed domestic violence. To make a referral or for more information, please contact Karina Cruz at at 212-517-3012 ext. 22 or

Full Medical Examinations

Our on-site pediatrician provides a sensitive and comprehensive medical exam. State-of-the-art equipment helps identify and preserve key evidence.

Crisis Intervention & Counseling

Staff experts speak with anyone in need of intervention and assistance as a result of child abuse. NYCC also provides referral and advocacy services.

Professional Consultation

Phone and also, in-person consultations are available to victims, their families and professionals engaged in the investigation and reporting process.

Help us heal and protect children.

The New York Center for Children (NYCC) provides free, bilingual, trauma-focused, comprehensive evaluation and therapy services to victims of child abuse and their families, for as long as their healing requires.

Educational Programs

Training and Awareness

Professional & Community

Child abuse awareness and prevention training. Workshops on recognizing signs and symptoms of abuse and prevention.


Interview techniques, physical assessment, and insights into the child protection system.

Masters Level Students

Social work internships and Psychology externships.

Interns are placed through their academic institution. If you are interested in a psychology externship, please contact us at or (212) 517-3012

NYCC’s services are free of charge and available in Spanish and English. Services are tailored to children, parents, families, health care professionals, schools and community organizations.

Let's make a difference

(212) 517-3012