FAMILY CENTER SUFFOLK

FAMILY CENTER SUFFOLK

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides family support through individual support, parent support groups, workshops and engagement events. The goal of family support services is to help build community supports, empowerment develop parenting skills and self-advocacy skills.Also provides youth peer advocacy services to children age 12-21. Youth peer advocates work with children to help them understand their own diagnoses, build self-esteem and self-advocacy skills, as well as connect them to natural resources, community supports, and peer supports. Youth peer advocates meet individually with clients and also run youth empowerment groups. family support services are open to children 5-21 who are diagnosed with a serious emotional disturbance or are at risk of being diagnosed. Youth peer advocacy services are open to children 13-21 who are diagnosed with a serious emotional disturbance.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityFamily Support Services are open to children 5-21 who are diagnosed with a Serious emotional Disturbance or are at risk of being diagnosed. Youth Peer Advocacy Services are open to children 13-21 who are diagnosed with a Serious Emotional Disturbance.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm, visits occur around family's schedule
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Alyssa Gleason
Contact's Position Director
Contact's Phone (631)389-4693
Contact's Email agleason@familyandchildrens.org
Physical Site Address 1 4400 Veterans Memorial Highway
Physical Site City, State, Zip Holbrook, NY 11741
Mailing City, State, Zip Holbrook, NY 11741
Main Phone (631)389-4693
Fax (205)327-1574
Web Address www.familyandchildrens.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer Opportunitiesno
Last UpdateSep18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES
Affiliated Program: FAMILY CENTER SUFFOLK
This Service: FAMILY CENTER SUFFOLK
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: At Risk Families (YJ-0500.0300)
Family Preservation Programs (PH-2360.2350)
Family Support Centers/Outreach (PH-2360.2400)
Home Management Instruction (PH-3000)
Parenting Education (PH-6100)