PARENTS WITH PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES PROJECT

PARENTS WITH PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES PROJECT

 
General Information
Description of ServiceCoordinates a statewide effort to identify and develop resources for families in which a parent has a diagnosed mental illness. Seeks to increase awareness of the strengths and needs of parents with psychiatric disabilities, train mental health services providers in treatment issues, publicizing and dissemination materials and identify service gaps: advocating for these families. Identifies and links existing and evolving programs and parents, and facilitates the creation of new services.
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible.
 
Client Information
EligibilityNew York State parents with diagnosed mental illness.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Deborah Faust
Physical Site Address 1 194 Washington Avenue, Suite 415
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Mailing Address 1 194 Washington Avenue, Suite 415
Mailing City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone (518)434-0439 ext.221
Fax (518)427-8676
Service Location Email pwpd@mhanys.org
Web Address www.mhanys.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJan15
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: THE MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION IN NEW YORK STATE, INC.
Affiliated Program: PARENTS WITH PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES PROJECT
This Service: PARENTS WITH PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES PROJECT
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Chronic/Severe Mental Illness (YF-5000.1100)
Families/Friends of Mentally Ill (YJ-5500)
Group Advocacy (FP-0500.2500)
Parenting/Family Support Groups (PN-8100.6500)
Parenting Materials (PH-6100.6700)
Parents With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750.6000)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)