TURQUOISE HOUSE-PEER SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ProgramThis division of the MHANC is staffed by certified peers in recovery with personal experience in the mental health system. Services provided include Phone Link, a Peer-to-Peer warm line that offers consumers a chance to talk to other consumers about recovery, relationships, work, school, problem solving. In addition, peer-run support groups are offered throughout the week. Turquoise House I & II are peer respite houses that allow guests to a safe space while working through a crisis providing connection, hope, and a successful alternative to hospitalization.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau County
TerritoryNassau County Residents
Public Transportationaccessible by Public transportation, wheelchair accessible
Intake ProcedureCall
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish, Russian
EligibilityDescribe if there are any parameters on geographic location, target group, age or income level; any documents required to prove eligibility; or parental consent required.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameBrent Russell, LMSW
Contact's PositionDirector of PEER Services
Contact's Emailbrussell@mhanc.org
Physical Site Address 116 Main Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 116 Main Street
Mailing City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone(516)489-2322 ext:1312
Other Phone(516)489- (1011ex:1) (5 days per week, 9am-5pm
Fax(516)489-2784
Web Addresswww.mhanc.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateSept19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
This Program: TURQUOISE HOUSE-PEER SERVICES
Affiliated Services: TURQUOISE HOUSE-PEER SERVICES