PRIDE FOR YOUTH/COUNSELING PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides short-term counseling to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer adolescents. Youth may be seen for up to one year free of charge. Social work staff specialize in coming out issues, adolescent depression, and family mediation. Clientele is limited to youth between the ages of 12 to 30. Youth must be free of psychotic symptamology or be under the care of a psychiatrist if they have psychiatric diagnosis. Preference is given to youth in Nassau and Western Suffolk, although youth will be seen from surrounding areas as the workers' caseload permit. Parental consent is not required. Appointment required.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationQuarter mile from nearest train, provides limited transportation for clients.
 
Client Information
EligibilityNassau and Suffolk County residents.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
 
Availability
Hours of OperationBy appointment
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameTawni Engel
Contact's PositionPFY Project/Director
Physical Site Address 12050 Bellmore Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipBellmore, NY 11710
Mailing Address 12050 Bellmore Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipBellmore, NY 11710
Main Phone(516)679-9000 (Business)
Hotline Phone(516)679-1111 (24/7)
Web Addresswww.prideforyouth.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJan19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
LONG ISLAND CRISIS CENTER
This Program: PRIDE FOR YOUTH/COUNSELING PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: PRIDE FOR YOUTH/COUNSELING PROGRAM