PREVENTIVE SERVICES-WEST HEMPSTEAD

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides services to prevent out of home placement for children whose families are referred by Nassau County DSS.. Outreach services include assessment of family concerns, intensive counseling, clinical services including individual and family therapy, referral to other necessary agencies, advocacy, parent education/groups, social/educational activities for the whole family.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaWest Hempstead, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityFamilies in Nassau County with children under the age of 18 who are experiencing significant family problems and with children at risk of foster care placement.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree for those referred by Nassau County DSS.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationSeven days 9am-5pm (additional hours as needed).
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameSharon Dillon, Senior Vice President of Preventive Services; Kim Ospina, Prevention Director
Physical Site Address 160 Hempstead Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipWest Hempstead, NY 11552
Mailing Address 160 Hempstead Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipWest Hempstead, NY 11552
Main Phone(516)873-9191; (516)921-0808 (emergency 24 hours); (800)822-2308
Web Addresswww.mercyFirst.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer Opportunities
Last UpdateFeb09
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
MERCYFIRST
This Program: PREVENTIVE SERVICES-WEST HEMPSTEAD
Affiliated Services: PREVENTIVE SERVICES-WEST HEMPSTEAD