THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM

THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServicePlacement in therapeutic foster homes with specially trained therapeutic foster parents. Services include weekly home visits by the assigned caseworker, respite care services, and health care services provided by an on-site-nurse. Additionally the youth receive individual, group and family therapy through the Out-Patient Chemical Dependency Clinic. Placements can be arranged for long term or short term depending on the family's needs.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk, Nassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation.
 
Client Information
EligibilityChildren and youth ages 5-17 for therapeutic foster care and birth to 21 for regular foster care. Referrals are accepted from the Department of Social Services (Nassau/Suffolk).
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 24 hours/7 days
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Keara Adams, LMSW
Contact's Position Assistant DIrector
Contact's Email kadams@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)782-6517
Fax (631)691-5104
Web Address www.hfyny.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HOPE FOR YOUTH, INC.
Affiliated Program: THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM
This Service: THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Home Placement (PH-2400.1900)
Therapeutic Foster Homes (PH-6300.8500)