At USES, we believe that as families stabilize through access to increased resources, become more resilient, and build a diverse network of relationships, they and their children are more likely to develop the skills they need to succeed and will break the cycle of poverty. We have created a bold new model designed to equip children and their families with economic mobility and social capital. Our programs align to our renewed mission that leads to profound, “whole family” impact. As families stabilize and take advantage of opportunities for advancement, they are connecting to an inclusive community that is investing social capital and uniting for the success of all.


Coaching is a supportive partnership that empowers participants with the tools to find solutions and move their families forward. Learn more here.

Early Childhood Education

USES’ Early Childhood Education program prepares each child emotionally, academically, and physically to succeed in kindergarten. Learn more here, sign up for our waitlist here, or view our Parent & Guardian Handbook here.


club48 provides high-quality services with curricula that support school success and promote the social, cognitive, and emotional development of the students. Learn more here, sign up for our waitlist here, or view our Parent & Guardian Handbook here.

Camp Hale

Established in 1900, Camp Hale operates on the belief that all youth, particularly those from urban environments, will benefit from challenging opportunities for physical, mental, and social growth and development. Learn more here.

Training for Office Jobs

The next cycle of TOJ is temporarily on hold while we’re in the process of revising elements of the program to increase individualized support. If you have any questions and/or if you would like information on specific skills/training services, please contact Dolores Ortiz at

Harriet Tubman Gallery

United South End Settlements brings the community together through exhibitions, events, and partnerships, using art as a catalyst for communication and relationship building across different cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Learn more here.

The mission of United South End Settlements is to harness the power of our diverse community to disrupt the cycle of poverty for children and their families.