GROUP HOME PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides group homes for adolescents who are unable to live at home. Teaches residents social behaviors and skills to assist them in living independently. Residences are located in Brooklyn and several Suffolk County towns.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaSyosset, New York; Town of Oyster Bay, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityDependent/neglected males or females (ages 12-20 at intake) PINS/JD. Able to attend/function in a community school or work program. Referred by NYC Administration for Children's Services, Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester County Departments of Social Services, Family Courts and Probation Departments, NYS Office of Children and Family Services.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24 hours/7 days
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameLinda Schulz, LMSW, Vice President of Admissions; Carolyn O'Brien, Senior Vice President of Group Homes
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
Web Addresswww.mercyFirst.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer Opportunities
Last UpdateFeb09
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
MERCYFIRST
This Program: GROUP HOME PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: GROUP HOME PROGRAM