DIAGNOSTIC AND EMERGENCY GROUP HOME

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides 12 co-ed beds to youth in need of either a diagnostic evaluation, emergency placement, or a crisis/preventive respite stay. The youth are supervised 24 hours a day in a professionally staffed setting and are engaged in an academic program during the school year. Evaluations provided include psychological, psychiatric, psychosocial, and substance abuse risk assessments as needed.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk, Nassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
 
Client Information
EligibilityAdolescent males and females ages 13-17 years old at the time of intake. Referrals can be made through the Department of Social Services (Nassau/Suffolk), Probation (Nassau/Suffolk), Family Court (Nassau/Suffolk), the Crisis Respite Bed Network.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24hrs/7days a week
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameCourtney Walsh
Contact's PositionLMSW, Program Director
Contact's Emailcwalsh@hfyny.org
Physical Site Address 1201 Dixon Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipAmityville, NY 11701
Mailing Address 1201 Dixon Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipAmityville, NY 11701
Main Phone(631)389-1080
Fax(631)389-1413
Web Addresswww.hfyny.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
HOPE FOR YOUTH, INC.
This Program: DIAGNOSTIC AND EMERGENCY GROUP HOME
Affiliated Services: DIAGNOSTIC AND EMERGENCY GROUP HOME