THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramPlacement in therapeutic foster homes with specially trained therapeutic foster parents. Services include weekly home visits by the assigned caseworker, respite care services, and health care services provided by an on-site-nurse. Additionally the youth receive individual, group and family therapy through the Out-Patient Chemical Dependency Clinic. Placements can be arranged for long term or short term depending on the family's needs.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk, Nassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation.
 
Client Information
EligibilityChildren and youth ages 5-17 for therapeutic foster care and birth to 21 for regular foster care. Referrals are accepted from the Department of Social Services (Nassau/Suffolk).
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24 hours/7 days
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameKeara Adams, LMSW
Contact's PositionAssistant DIrector
Contact's Emailkadams@hfyny.org
Physical Site Address 1201 Dixon Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipAmityville, NY 11701
Mailing Address 1201 Dixon Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipAmityville, NY 11701
Main Phone(631)782-6517
Fax(631)691-5104
Web Addresswww.hfyny.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
HOPE FOR YOUTH, INC.
This Program: THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM