SUNSHINE PREVENTION CENTER FOR YOUTH AND FAMILIES

 
General Information
Description of AgencyPromotes the prevention of alcohol, drug abuse and violence through low cost educational and family support programs offered to the residents in the Town of Brookhaven and surrounding communities. Offers services to schools, organizations, youth and their families addressing self-esteem and social skills enhancement, alcohol and drug prevention, anger management,counseling, prevention workshops, treatment referrals and resources, parenting and relationship skills, and divorce and separation issues. Services are provided through peer support groups, parenting workshops, creative arts, summer programs, leadership-teen opportunities, holiday projects, educational workshops, outreach services, resources and referrals. Newsletter, Agency Brochure, Calendar of events are available. Speakers Bureau topics include prevention, self-esteem, child and youth care, family support and alcohol and drug issues. Resources and Referrals available.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Agency TypeNonprofit/Registered as a 501C3, charitable organization, an approved Suffolk County and Town of Brookhaven Youth Agency, recognized through NYS OASAS as (CPP) Credentialed Prevention Professionals.
 
Client Information
EligibilityServes Town of Brookhaven and/or other Townships that can provide transportation.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon.-Thurs. 9am-9pm, Fri 9am-4pm, Appointments only Sat. and Sun.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameCarol Carter
Contact's PositionExecutive Director/Administrator
Contact's Phoneshine1@optonline.net
Physical Site Address 1468 Boyle Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipPort Jefferson Station, NY 11776
Mailing Address 1468 Boyle Road
Mailing City, State, ZipPort Jefferson Station, NY 11776
Main Phone(631)476-3099
Fax(631)476-7680
EmailShine1@optonline.net
Web Addresswww.sunshinepreventionctr.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJul19
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: SUNSHINE PREVENTION CENTER FOR YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Affiliated Programs: ANGER MANAGEMENT THROUGH CREATIVE EXPRESSION FOR CHILDREN, TEENS AND ADULTS
BASIC AWARENESS WORKSHOP
FRIENDS FROM SUNSHINE CENTER CHARACTER EDUCATION PROGRAM
INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY SUPPORT
OUTREACH SERVICES
PARENTING WORKSHOPS
PREVENTION NOT SUSPENSION-A POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE FOR HIGH RISK YOUTH
PREVENTION TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALS
PREVENTION WORKSHOPS AND SUPPORT GROUPS
SOCIAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS
SUMMER PREVENTION PROGRAMS
TEEN LEADERSHIP COUNCIL
TEEN SUPPORT GROUPS/LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM
THEFT RESISTANT YOUTH (TRY)
Affiliated Services: ANGER MANAGEMENT THROUGH CREATIVE EXPRESSION FOR CHILDREN, TEENS AND ADULTS
BASIC AWARENESS WORKSHOP
FRIENDS FROM SUNSHINE CENTER CHARACTER EDUCATION PROGRAM
INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY SUPPORT
OUTREACH SERVICES
PARENTING WORKSHOPS
PREVENTION NOT SUSPENSION-A POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE FOR HIGH RISK YOUTH
PREVENTION TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALS
PREVENTION WORKSHOPS AND SUPPORT GROUPS
SOCIAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS
SUMMER PREVENTION PROGRAMS
TEEN LEADERSHIP COUNCIL
TEEN SUPPORT GROUPS/LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM
THEFT RESISTANT YOUTH (TRY)