NYSTART, CRISIS PREVENTION AND RESPONSE

NYSTART, CRISIS PREVENTION AND RESPONSE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides crisis prevention and response services to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities or complex behavioral/mental health needs, their families and caregivers with the goal of enabling individuals to remain in their home or community. Offers needs assessment develops and individualized crisis plan, recommends preventive and coping strategies for families/caregivers and provides referrals to appropriate agencies. Provides short-term therapeutic in-home supports, therapeutic emergency and planned Resource Center services for enrolled individuals. Provides consultation, training and technical assistance to community partners and organizations.
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
EligibilityIndividuals age 6 and older with developmental disability, or complex behavioral health need, *OWPDD eligibility determination is required.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Seth Chandler & Dr. Julia Laevsky
Contact's Phone Seth Chandler (631)416-3885; Dr. Julia Laevsky (631)416-3950
Contact's Email seth.x.chandler@opwdd.ny.gov; julia.x.laevsky@opwdd.ny.gov
Physical Site Address 1 44 Holland Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12229-0001
Mailing Address 1 44 Holland Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12229-0001
Main Phone (516)870-1647
Web Address www.opwdd.ny.gov/ny-stat/home
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (OPWDD)
Affiliated Program: NYSTART, CRISIS PREVENTION AND RESPONSE
This Service: NYSTART, CRISIS PREVENTION AND RESPONSE
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Case/Care Management (PH-1000)
Crisis Intervention (RP-1500)
Families/Friends of People With Disabilities (YJ-6750)
Family Based Services (PH-2360)
People With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750)