Annual Campaign: You should be receiving our annual campaign letter, giving you an opportunity to make a $10 donation or $10,000 donation! Your support can be targeted to Youth Services, Social Services, or our Endowment Fund; where you feel the need is most! As a non-profit organization, your dollars are used to continue to serve… [Continue Reading]
Fiesta in Sylvania is SAFS’ annual fundraiser bringing the community together. Great food, drinks, entertainment, bingo, dancing and more surprises this year! Tickets are $5.00 for adults 13 and up and kids 12 and younger get in free with an adult. We will also offer $5.00 wristbands for kids for unlimited games and inflatables! Bring… [Continue Reading]
We will also have a silent auction with many fun prizes! The registration fee at the door will be $25 Admission is for individuals 13 and up and appropriate beverages will be available for all who are under 21. Come in out of the cold and enjoy an evening of networking and fun. Check… [Continue Reading]
The Youth Diversion Program is designed to help troubled youth be mentored and guided away from risky behavior. Upon completion of the three-month program will have the incident removed from any record filed with the Police Division or Juvenile Court.
Senior Commodities distributed on the first Monday of the Month unless a holiday, then the second Monday from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Doors open at 10:00 am for the Community Cafe. Family Emergency Food distributed the last Wednesday of the Month unless a holiday, then the day before from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Interested… [Continue Reading]
Your involvement in this year’s Annual Giving Campaign will help us provide the vital resources we need to fulfill our mission through programs like After School, Harvest, Summer Camp, Youth Diversion, Holiday Baskets and many more. Together we can continue Strengthening Sylvania, One Family At A Time! We are asking the community to donate their… [Continue Reading]
Rich History 1967, a group of concerned citizens in “Huntington Farms” neighborhood recognized a growing need for youth services 1970 census showed 20% of the youth in that area were not completing high school. As a result of the alarming statistics HFA (Huntington Farms Association) was formed later that year. No Space Available Programming was… [Continue Reading]
2016 Ray of Hope Awards Recognizing individuals, businesses and organizations who have had a significant impact on the greater Sylvania area. Master of Ceremonies Charity Freeman WNWO Channel 24 Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Sylvania Area Family Services Main Event Hall Hors d’oeuvres 6:00 Dinner 6:30 Program Follows Please join us in honoring: TBD Community… [Continue Reading]
Board of Director’s Meetings are the 4th Thursday of each month and open to the community.
After-School Program: Sylvania Area Family Services, Inc (SAFS) is now a licensed child care center! Our program runs 3:00pm to 6:00pm; offering a structured homework program. Homework is done, completed, and checked before placed back in your child’s backpack. Transportation will be provided from your child’s school (with 5 or more children from each school)… [Continue Reading]
SAFS provides the following services: Emergency Food Assistance, Utility and Rental Assistance Referrals, Harvest Program, Holiday Baskets, Backpack School Supply Program, Weekend Backpack Food Program, Christmas Adopt a Family, Shop with a Local Hero, and is a Government Commodities & Emergency Food Distribution Center. Please review the following information to qualify for support for… [Continue Reading]
Graduation Parties * Office Parties * Birthday Parties * Family Reunions * Wedding Showers * Weddings * Wedding Receptions * Baby Showers * Super Bowl Party * Easter * Thanksgiving * New Year’s * Hanukkah * Christmas Party * Fund Raising Event * Networking Events * Company Events * Much, Much, More! Amenitites for Main… [Continue Reading]
Hours of Operation
Monday ~ Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Enrichment Camp begins June 2017 8:00 am - 4:30pm
5440 Marshall Rd,
Sylvania, OH 43560
'Empowering all Sylvania residents to build upon their strengths in order to achieve a better quality of life'
"Strengthening Sylvania, One Family at a Time"
SAFS Core Values
Sense of Pride
Every family is treated with respect, fairness, dignity, and self worth.
Structured atmosphere with experienced and caring staff and volunteers.
Focus on creating and maintaining positive relationships with whole communities.
Giving families and individuals an opportunity to create and maintain a better quality of life.
Using partnerships with other area agencies and organizations to assist our community.
Following fiscal stewardship, ethical, and practical guidelines of the agency.
2016 Annual Giving Campaign
Your involvement in this year’s Annual Giving Campaign will help us provide the vital resources we need to fulfill our mission through programs like After School, Harvest, Summer Camp, Youth Diversion, Holiday Baskets and many more. Together we can continue Strengthening Sylvania, One Family At A Time! We are asking the community to donate their time, talent and treasures to support the community center and their neighbors. You can mail your … CLICK HERE for more information
The Lives We Impact
“Sylvania Area Family Services remains a vital asset in our community. Families need a resource to turn to when faced with difficult times”. -Sylvania City Mayor Craig Stough
"I wanted to drop a quick note to thank you for the program that my daughter participated in. It was truly meaningful and made a positive impact upon her. it is obvious that Kevin is a caring individual who works hard in fulfilling the mission of your organization!
kindest regards, -Youth Diversion Parent”
“Thank you SAFS! I don’t know what we would do without all of you and your dedication and help!”