Family Service Foundation, Inc

Archive for November, 2017

Tips for Improving Your Self-Esteem

Friday, November 17th, 2017
Tips for Improving Your Self-Esteem

To improve your self-esteem, it is extremely important to learn to accept the negative as well as the positive, and not to dwell on negatives.

There are a great many different interpretations of self-esteem. Some think it is tied to popularity, or a person’s appearance. Others think it is how much money you have. In reality, it’s really not any of those things. Your self-esteem is how you feel about yourself. To improve your self-esteem, it is extremely important to learn to accept the negative as well as the positive, and not to dwell on negatives. Here are some tips for achieving that. (more…)

4 Tips to Help Senior Citizens Deal with Loneliness

Friday, November 10th, 2017
4 Tips to Help Senior Citizens Deal with Loneliness

Even in this modern world where society is so connected thanks to social media, it’s easy for our clients to feel left out.

Do you have aging parents? Or do you work in a facility where you look after senior citizens? If you do, you might have noticed that many of them tend to struggle with loneliness. Even in this modern world where society is so connected thanks to social media, it’s easy for our clients to feel left out. How can you help you the senior citizens in your life overcome loneliness? (more…)

3 Ways to Get through a Depressive Episode

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
3 Ways to Get through a Depressive Episode

Through it all, it is important to remember that there is always hope.

Living with mental illness can be incredibly tough. For individuals with depression, it is especially tough when they are going through a depressive episode. This is a period of time when they feel particularly low, as if they will never be happy. A depressive episode can last just a few hours or it can last a few months. Through it all, it is important to remember that there is always hope. (more…)

At Family Service Foundation (FSF), a social services organization in Baltimore, Maryland, we are dedicated to providing advocacy and support to individuals with mental and physical disabilities that have recently left inpatient settings. Integration back into the community can be difficult; for that reason, each member of our team works to provide services specifically tailored to each individual and family that we work with. We believe that all individuals can achieve their highest levels of social, physical, and emotional well-being in the community when they have the proper support. FSF specializes in serving Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and individuals with intellectual disabilities. We also have American Sign Language interpreters on staff at all of our locations for the convenience of our Deaf and hard of hearing clients. For more information about The Family Service Foundation, please visit our website at www.fsfinc.org or give us a call at 301-459-2121.
5301 76th Ave
Landover Hills
MD
20784
USA