ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUTH

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers assistance to families of children ages 7-18 who are experiencing difficulties with behavior, truancy, drug use or are exhibiting other disruptive behaviors. Provides evaluations and referrals to appropriate agencies. Offers case management and limited therapy and medication.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityReferral required from EAC-AFY program
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Thurs 9am-9pm, Fri 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameDawn Thurston, LCSW
Contact's PositionSocial Worker
Physical Site Address 1Division of Community Mental Hygiene
Physical Site Address 2Building C016-William J. Lindsay County Complex
Physical Site City, State, ZipHauppauge, NY 11788
Mailing Address 1Division of Community Mental Hygiene
Mailing Address 2Building C016-William J. Lindsay County Complex
Mailing City, State, ZipHauppauge, NY 11788
Main Phone(631)853-8513
Fax(631)853-8518
Program Emaildawn.thurston@suffolkcountyny.gov
Web Addresswww.suffolkcountyny.gov/departments/healthservices/mentalhygiene.aspx
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJan18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
SUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF COMMUNITY MENTAL HYGIENE
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