CHILDREN'S PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides counseling,drama, and art therapy for children age 3 1/2 to 12. Services are available to children who have witnessed domestic violence in their homes who have been sexually assaulted or raped by a non-family or non-household member, or sexually assaulted by a family member. Goal is to stabilize the child during and after the crisis. Counseling for children is short-term, usually four to six months. Provides referrals to have child evaluated for legal or custody disputes where there are allegations of abuse.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityChildren ages 3 1/2-12 who have been victims or witness to domestic violence or sexual assault.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-Th 9am-9pm, F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameAnna Marie Weber
Contact's PositionManager of Children's Counseling
Physical Site Address 1185 Oval Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipIslandia, 11722-0346
Mailing Address 1P.O. Box 346
Mailing City, State, ZipCentral Islip, NY 11722-0346
Main Phone(631)360-3730
Hotline Phone(631)360-3606 HOTLINE
Fax(631)360-0089
Web Addresswww.vibs.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct16
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
VICTIMS INFORMATION BUREAU OF SUFFOLK
This Program: CHILDREN'S PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: CHILDREN'S PROGRAM