HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES (HCBS) WAIVER PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramPrevents long term psychiatric hospitalization and out of home placement for youth who are living in the community and have significant mental health needs that cannot be met by traditional community programs. Provides core services including Intensive Care Coordination-assessment, goal planning, linkage to community resources and coordination of service plan to help youth and family function in their natural environments; and Crisis Response for 24-hour call intervention. Referrals are made through SPOA (Single Point of Access). Services are provided in the home and community of the client.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityYouth ages 5-17 who live in Eastern Suffolk County, have Axis 1 primary mental health diagnosis, history of psychiatric hospitalization, a stable home environment and are at risk of psychiatric hospitalization.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationProgram hours and days are flexible to meet families needs.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameLisa Pucciarelli
Contact's PositionProgram Coordinator
Contact's Phone631-998-1002
Main PhoneServices are provide in the homes or community of client's served
Web Addresswww.fsl-li.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameFran Mellow
Director's PositionProgram Director
Director's Phone(631)650-0072
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
FAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
This Program: HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES (HCBS) WAIVER PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES (HCBS) WAIVER PROGRAM