Palisades Family Success Center Staff

Vivian Patino

Vivian Patino

Title: Site Director
Office Phone: 201-758-8792
Email: Vpatino.palisadesfsc@preventionlinks.org
Languages: English, Spanish

Vivian Patino has a deep sense of commitment for community-driven work and has a passion for connecting with families from various backgrounds. She was previously part of the Hudson County Early Intervention Team, as a service coordinator. Vivian worked at the Palisades FSC (PFSC) as a Family Partner and was reunited with the PFSC family in 2018 when she accepted the position of site director. Vivian has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from New Jersey City University (NJCU). She has thirteen years of experience working with Hudson and Bergen county families in a variety of settings. Vivian has worked as an outreach advocate for Veteran families to prevent homelessness, as a crisis intervention worker with a mobile response team, and as a family advocate for the early childhood population. Vivian is also a mother to a bright 13-year-old boy who has given her further insight into the many avenues of parenting.

Angela Gonzalez

Angela Gonzalez

Title: Family Partner
Office Phone: 201-758-8792
Email: Agonzalez.palisadesfsc@preventionlinks.org
Languages: English, Spanish

Our Family Partner, Angela Gonzalez is a community-driven individual who indulges in the culture of our families. Angela obtained her M.S. in Global Affairs with a concentration in Non-Profit Management and Social Entrepreneurship at The University of Baltimore. In addition, she received her Bachelors in Sociology with a minor in Communications from Kean University, where she devoted a tremendous amount of her time in volunteering for various organizations like Habitat for Humanity, Hurricane Sandy Relief, and Be the Change. Her past experience working with vulnerable populations as a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer, and her study abroad in Brazil (2011) and the Philippines (2016) have equipped her with the skills to effectively serve the community. Angela’s experience working for nonprofits has ignited her passion in making a positive impact. She enjoys connecting with families and sharing resources to all in need. Her greatest joy will always be learning!

Diana Remache

Diana Remache

Title: Volunteer and Community Partnership Coordinator
Office Phone: 201-758-8792
Email: dremache.palisadesfsc@preventionlinks.org
Languages: English, Spanish

Diana graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Food Science and a minor in Public Health. She began her career as a community nutrition educator for underserved communities at previous nonprofits. “Working with nonprofits has exposed me to a diverse community from children to adults in need. Seeing the need in our community has given me a passion to educate and empower families by providing a variety of services along with connecting through community partners to bring unique programs to the community. I am excited to work with families to build on their strengths and build on their family dynamic to achieve success. This passion has instilled a desire to continue to grow personally and professionally and has motivated me to pursue a Master’s in Public Health so I can better serve our community.”

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Contact Info

Palisades Family Success Center
1408 New York Avenue
Union City NJ 07087
201-758-8792

Prevention Links
121-125 Chestnut Street Suite 301,
3rd Floor Roselle, New Jersey 07203
phone: 732-381-4100
TTY: 732.381.4192
Fax: 732.381.0140
info@preventionlinks.org

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