ADOPTIVE AND FOSTER FAMILY COALITION OF NEW YORK

 
General Information
Description of AgencyUnites adoptive and foster parent groups, concerned agencies and individuals throughout the empire state. Represents the families' viewpoint and works to improve and expand the services available to children and families. By fostering communication and collaboration between families, agencies and concerned citizens, seeks to ensure the stability, well-being and permanency of all children touched by the child welfare system.
Offers a statewide free Helpline designed specifically to assist foster, adoptive and kinship families, related professionals and those wanting to foster or become parents. Also supports and coordinates volunteer and agency-led parent support groups for foster, adoptive and kinship parents throughout the United States.
Offers support to foster and kinship families including the Family Allegation Support Team, Family Court Education and Support, Ombudsmen and more post adoption support services.
The Coalition advocacy focuses on issues that need system-wide attention through legislative and administrative advocacy. Call for more information.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
EligibilityGeneral Assistance: statewide, anyone.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm; evenings by appointment/Trainings as scheduled.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameRenee Hettich
Contact's Phone(607)272-0034
Physical Site Address 1108 Main Street, Suite 5
Physical Site City, State, ZipNew Paltz, NY 12561
Mailing Address 1108 Main Street, Suite 5
Mailing City, State, ZipNew Paltz, NY 12561
Main Phone(646)688-4321
Other Phone(888)354-1342 (24/7 Helpline)
Web Addressaffcny.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJul19
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: ADOPTIVE AND FOSTER FAMILY COALITION OF NEW YORK
Affiliated Programs: AGAPE LONG ISLAND
Affiliated Services: AGAPE LONG ISLAND