FAMILY TIES SIBLING DIAGNOSTIC AND GROUP HOME

FAMILY TIES SIBLING DIAGNOSTIC AND GROUP HOME

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers diagnostic and emergency placement for sibling groups removed from their homes or in the process of placement transition. The program can accommodate 12 children and offers a 24 hour professionally supervised environment. The program provides crisis and preventive respite services for youth and their siblings. Referrals must come from Nassau or Suffolk County Departments of Social Services as well as the Mental Health Crisis Respite Bed System.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
 
Client Information
EligibilitySibling groups ages 6 months to 18 years old at time of intake and ages 12 and under for single child placements. The children must be in the custody of the Department of Social Services or eligible for service through the Mental Health Crisis Respite Bed System. Access to all Emergency Housing for Homeless Persons Required a Referral by a DSS office location/hotline operator. For Nassau County, please call (516)227-8519 or the evening/emergency number at (516)573-8626. For Suffolk County, please call (631)854-9517 or the evening/emergency number at (631)854-9100. If you are ineligible for DSS services, please call Long Island Coalition for the Homeless at (631)464-4314.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 24 hours/7 days a week
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Lisa Losimo
Contact's Position LCSW, Program Supervisor
Contact's Email llosimo@hfyny.org
Physical Site Address 1 201 Dixon Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Amityville, NY 11701
Mailing Address 1 201 Dixon Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Amityville, NY 11701
Main Phone (631)666-9333
Fax (631)691-5104
Web Address www.hfyny.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateMar18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HOPE FOR YOUTH, INC.
Affiliated Program: FAMILY TIES SIBLING DIAGNOSTIC AND GROUP HOME
This Service: FAMILY TIES SIBLING DIAGNOSTIC AND GROUP HOME
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adolescents (YB-9500.0500)
Emergency Shelter (BH-1800)
Foster Home Placement (PH-2400.1900)
Infants (YB-9500.3300-330)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Youth (YB-9500)