Thank you for visiting our Internet site. In brief, you should know the following about us:
FOSCI (Families of Slain Children Inc.) is a non-profit, 501.3(C) organization established in 2006 in Jacksonville, Florida to support family members of all ages with psychological, emotional, social, educational and economic interventions following a homicide. Services are focused on helping individuals to achieve "peace of mind", to aid in the healing and recovery process after the loss of their loved one.
FOSCI is here to help in your time of need. We have years of experience helping families of slain children. Feel free to contact us at 904-683-4986.
We provide the following FREE services:
Monthly Grief Support Monthly Grief support meetings are held the first Thursday of every month between 6:00 and 7:00. The meetings consist of support from our licensed grief counselor and other family members of lost loved ones who are also grieving.
Individual Grief Counseling Grief counseling services may be provided by a licensed grief counselor for one on one grief therapy as requested.
Clothing Closet Various organizations and individuals throughout the city donate clothing for our clothing closet which allows us to have a weekly clothing giveaway to help those in need throughout the community every Tuesday from 11:00 until 2:00pm.
Food Pantry Various individuals, businesses as well as other organizations donate foods such as bread, cake, pastries, fresh vegetables and canned goods. Bread giveaways are held every other Tuesday from 11:00 until 2:00pm.
Referral Services We provide referral services for low income healthcare, HIV testing, STD screening, pregnancy testing, and prenatal care. We also provide referrals to the Attorney General's office for Victims Compensation as well as other victims services.
HELP IN YOUR TIME OF NEED.... SIMPLY PICK UP THE PHONE AND CALL 904-683-4986