NASSAU COUNTY FAMILY COURT ADVOCATE PROGRAM

NASSAU COUNTY FAMILY COURT ADVOCATE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides Family Court with trained volunteers who investigate, monitor and report to the court on the status of individual children in foster care or living at home who are victims of abuse or neglect. Assigned by a Family Court judge, Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers represent the best interests of a child and work to ensure that children receive the services they need with the goal of achieving a permanent and safe home. CASA volunteers are screened and complete a comprehensive training program. Ongoing in-service training is provided on a regular basis. Call for further information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNassau
 
Client Information
EligibilityNassau County children who are victims of abuse or neglect referred by Family Court judge.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday-Friday as needed
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Dawne Smith, Esq.
Contact's Position Program Director
Contact's Email dawne.smith@eacinc.org
Physical Site Address 1 175 Fulton Avenue, 4th Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 1 175 Fulton Avenue, 4th Floor
Mailing City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone (516)874-8450 ext. 262
Fax (516)539-0160
Web Address eac-network.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: EAC NETWORK
Affiliated Program: NASSAU COUNTY FAMILY COURT ADVOCATE PROGRAM
This Service: NASSAU COUNTY FAMILY COURT ADVOCATE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Welfare/Family Services Associations (TN-1450)
Foster Parents (YK-6500.2000)
Individual Advocacy (FP-0500.3300)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)