RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides an array of housing alternatives and staff supports to people with a diagnosed mental illness. The rehabilitative
housing program allows residents with a diagnosis of both mental health and substance use disorders gain the skills needed to manage their psychiatric symptoms, maintain their sobriety and perform daily activities needed to live independently. Services include assertiveness/self-advocacy training, community integration, daily living skills, health services, medication management, parent training rehabilitative counseling, skills development, socialization, substance abuse services and symptom management. The independent housing programs offer financial assistance, case management and staff supports to allow people to maintain permanent housing in the community.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation.
 
Client Information
EligibilityResidents in licensed housing must be residents of Nassau or Suffolk Counties with a primary mental health diagnosis and a secondary diagnosis of substance use disorder if applicable. The independent housing programs serves both Nassau and Suffolk County residents with mental illness, as well as individuals and families with disabilities who are homeless. Single Point of Access (SPOA) Referral required
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFixed fee and Medicaid accepted.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm (Administrative Office)/Community Residences 24hrs/7days
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Balir Lawson
Contact's Position Director, Residential Services
Contact's Email blawson@centralnassau.org
Physical Site Address 1 245 Newtown Road, Suite 305
Physical Site City, State, Zip Plainview, NY 11803
Mailing Address 1 245 Newtown Road, Suite 305
Mailing City, State, Zip Plainview, NY 11803
Main Phone (516)822-6111
Fax (516)396-5067
Web Address www.cnguidance.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJul19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CENTRAL NASSAU GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING SERVICES, INC.
Affiliated Program: RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
This Service: RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Case/Care Management (PH-1000)
Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)
Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services (R)
Psychiatric Medication Services (RP-6400.8000-650)
Residential Treatment Facilities (RM-7000)
Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults With Disabilities (BH-8400.6000-800)
Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities (PH-3300.8030)