FRIENDSHIP NETWORK

FRIENDSHIP NETWORK

 
General Information
Description of ServiceHelps to alleviate the feelings of isolation and loneliness that people feel due to their illness by providing an opportunity for adults suffering from schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, depression or other personality or mood disorders to develop friendships and social skills. Referral required.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNassau
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityAdults recovering from mental illness who are on medication and/or are in a program, employed or volunteering. They must have signed permission from a psychiatrist, social worker, or psychologist.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F to 5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Robert Keller
Contact's Position Executive Director
Physical Site Address 1 1981 Marcus Avenue Suite C-117
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lake Success, NY 11042
Mailing Address 1 1981 Marcus Avenue Suite C-117
Mailing City, State, Zip Lake Success, NY 11042
Main Phone (516)326-0797
Hotline Phone (800)950-NAMI (Information Helpline)
Other Phone (718)347-7284
Fax (516)437-5785
Service Location Email thefriendshipnetwork@aol.com
Web Address www.friendshipnetwork.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateApr19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR THE MENTALLY ILL-QUEENS/NASSAU
Affiliated Program: FRIENDSHIP NETWORK
This Service: FRIENDSHIP NETWORK
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bipolar Disorder (YF-5000.5050-100)
Major Depression (YF-5000.5050-170.50)
Mental Health Related Support Groups (PN-8100.5000)
Mental Health Support Services (RR)
Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities (YF-5000)
Personality Disorders (YF-5000.5400)
Psychiatric Resocialization (RR-8800.6500)
Schizophrenia (YF-5000.5550-800)
Support Groups (PN-8100)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)