GROUP HOME PROGRAM

GROUP HOME PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides 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
Geographical 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 Operation 24 hours/7 days
Specific Hours: 24 hours/7 days
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Linda Schulz, LMSW, Vice President of Admissions; Carolyn O'Brien, Senior Vice President of Group Homes
Physical Site Address 1 525 Convent Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Syosset, NY 11791
Mailing Address 1 525 Convent Road
Mailing City, State, Zip Syosset, NY 11791
Main Phone (516)921-0808
Web Address www.mercyFirst.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer Opportunities
Last UpdateFeb09
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: MERCYFIRST
Affiliated Program: GROUP HOME PROGRAM
This Service: GROUP HOME PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Abused Children (YX-0500)
Adolescents (YB-9500.0500)
At Risk Youth (YJ-0500.0500)
Children's/Adolescent Residential Treatment Facilities (RM-7000.1500)
Group Homes for Children and Youth With Disabilities (PH-6300.2400)
Juvenile Delinquents (YP-3500)
Life Skills Education (PH-6200.4600)
Neglected Children (YX-0500.6000)
Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults With Disabilities (BH-8400.6000-800)
Status Offenders (YP-3500.8000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)