MERCYFIRST

 
General Information
Description of AgencyA multi-faceted child care agency serving Long Island and New York City children. There are thirteen programs offered in various locations including a campus setting in Syosset, group homes for boys and girls in Nassau and Suffolk, Preventive Service offices in West Hempstead and South Ozone Park, and foster boarding homes located in Brooklyn, Far Rockaway, and throughout the New York Metropolitan area. Children served in our programs are dependent, neglected, abused, or court ordered into mercyFirst as the result of PINS (Persons in need of Supervision) or JD (Juvenile Delinquent) behaviors.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaSyosset, New York; Town of Oyster Bay, New York; Nassau County, New York
Licensed ByAccredited by Council of Accreditation and the American Psychological Association
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameGerard McCaffery, CEO; Elizabeth McCarthy, Chief Operating Officer; Cathy Menzies, LCSW/Senior Vice President Campus Programs; Linda Schulz, LMCW, Vice President of Admissions
Physical Site Address 1525 Convent Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipSyosset, NY 11791
Mailing Address 1525 Convent Road
Mailing City, State, ZipSyosset, NY 11791
Main Phone(516)921-0808 Ext. 503
Fax(516)921-0737
Emaillschulz@mercyfirst.org
Web Addresswww.mercyFirst.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb09
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: MERCYFIRST
Affiliated Programs: CAMPUS DIAGNOSTIC PROGRAM
DIAGNOSTIC PROGRAM
FOSTER BOARDING HOMES/ADOPTION
GROUP HOME PROGRAM
MENTORING PROGRAM
MERRICK HOUSE
MOTHER-BABY GROUP HOME
NONSECURE DETENTION PROGRAM
PREVENTIVE SERVICES-WEST HEMPSTEAD
RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER
RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT FACILITY
Affiliated Services: CAMPUS DIAGNOSTIC PROGRAM
DIAGNOSTIC PROGRAM
FOSTER BOARDING HOMES/ADOPTION
GROUP HOME PROGRAM
MENTORING PROGRAM
MERRICK HOUSE
MOTHER-BABY GROUP HOME
NONSECURE DETENTION PROGRAM
PREVENTIVE SERVICES-WEST HEMPSTEAD
RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER
RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT FACILITY