ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUTH

ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUTH

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a PINS diversion program. AFY is a 30-45 day home based crisis intervention for youth that display a pattern of incorrigible behavior(Defiance in the home, disobeying curfew,
aggressive behaviors, truancy/failing school and mental health issues). Case Managers will do an assessment of family needs and links them with community resources to get the family out of crisis. In addition, after the 30-45 days are completed. a Phase 2 of the program is implemented to link the families with partnership agencies for typically 3-6 months, but can be up to a year to ensure the ensure the family's needs are met and they remain stabilized. AFY also provides parent support workshops, adolescent male and female workshops as well as peer mentoring services.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk
Public TransportationProvide transportation for clients
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm;
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Demishia Owens
Contact's Position Program Director
Contact's Email demishia.owens@eacinc.org
Physical Site Address 1 60 Plant Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hauppauge, NY 11788
Mailing Address 1 60 Plant Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Hauppauge, NY 11788
Main Phone (631)648-2700 Office
Other Phone (631)853-7889 Probation Screeners
Fax (631)648-2704
Web Address eac-network.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: EAC NETWORK
Affiliated Program: ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUTH
This Service: ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUTH
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Case/Care Management Referrals (PH-2400.1300)
Crisis Intervention (RP-1500)
Juvenile Diversion (FF-0500.1800-350)
Status Offenders (YP-3500.8000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)