Divorced/Divorcing Persons

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    Taxonomy Code: YJ-8630.1800

    Previously married individuals who are now divorced or in the process of divorcing whose patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the dissolution of their marital relationship.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYServes people who have been displaced from their careers as unpaid homemakers. It offers services to help with the challenges people in these situations often face. Some people have trouble finding: Child care; Transportation; Housing; Basic necessities; Jobs; Others may face: Emotional challenges; Medical needs and Legal problems. Services include: Crisis intervention; Counseling; Referral to community service agencies; Assertiveness training; Decision-making training; Assessment; Resume writing; Job search strategies and Job clubs. The final goal is for people to become employed and economically independent. If you or someone you know can benefit from this program, visit or call the center nearest you.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR/NASSAU
    DIVORCED AND SEPARATED SUPPORT GROUPOffers a support group for individuals who are recently separated or divorced.NassauDIVORCED AND SEPARATED SUPPORT GROUPSID JACOBSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
    EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAM/PROJECT SUPPORTProvides after court interviews to custodial and non-custodial parents on their newly ordered child support from Family Court. Provides parents with necessary forms and information on the child support process. Refers underemployed or unemployed non-custodial parents to Department of Labor for job assistance, training and resume writing. Free monthly seminar to all non-custodial parents explaining their legal rights and responsibilities.NassauEARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAM/PROJECT SUPPORTEAC NETWORK
    FATHER'S RIGHTS ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE-LONG ISLAND CHAPTERSeeks, through equal parenting rights, to ensure that children maintain a continuing, nurturing relationship with both parents after divorce or separation. Advocates for fair parenting laws, offers assistance to families in crisis and provides peer support to members along with resource materials and referrals to service providers. Issues addressed include separation agreements, child custody, child support, spousal support, paternity and maintenance/alimony. Meetings facilitated at the Levittown Public Library, 1 Bluegrass Lane, Levittown, NY. Call for meeting schedule.NassauFATHER'S RIGHTS ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE-LONG ISLAND CHAPTERFATHER'S RIGHTS ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE-LONG ISLAND CHAPTER
    NASSAU LOCATIONOffers divorcing or separating couples an effective and humane alternative to the traditional adversarial process. With the help of a trained mediator, couples in mediation work out their settlement based solely on the needs of the couple and of the children. Process seeks to explore options for both the husband and wife. Areas of mediation include parenting responsibilities (access, custody, support), distribution of marital assets, spousal maintenance (alimony), and any other relevant issues. Mediation process includes an initial consultation followed a limited number of bi-weekly 1 hour - 1 1/2 hour sessions. The mediator prepares a plain-language Memorandum of Understanding which sets forth all the terms needed for divorce with the exception of legal language and signatures. The couple may then submit the memorandum to their attorneys, or neutral attorney. Call. Appointment required.NassauNASSAU LOCATIONDIVORCE MEDIATION CENTER OF LONG ISLAND
    NEW YORK STATE COUNCIL ON DIVORCE MEDIATIONPromotes the professional standards of divorce mediation. Maintains directory of mediators, and committees on ethics and standards of practice to investigate clients complaints.NEW YORK STATE COUNCIL ON DIVORCE MEDIATIONNEW YORK STATE COUNCIL ON DIVORCE MEDIATION
    PARENT EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PROGRAMDesigned to educate divorcing or separating parents on the impact of their breakup on their children. Teaches techniques to reduce the stress of family changes and protect children from the negative effects of ongoing conflict in order to foster and promote childrens healthy adjustment and development. Addresses four topics: Creating and Maintaining Supportive Parent-Child Relationships Providing a Stable, Supportive Home Environment Maintaining Healthy Parental Functioning and Psychological Well-Being and Protecting Children from Ongoing Conflict Between Parents. Call for schedule and further information.SuffolkPARENT EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PROGRAMNEW YORK STATE SUPREME COURT-CENTRAL ISLIP
    PARENT EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PROGRAMDesigned to educate divorcing or separating parents on the impact of their breakup on their children. Teaches techniques to reduce the stress of family changes and protect children from the negative effects of ongoing conflict in order to foster and promote childrens healthy adjustment and development. Addresses four topics: Creating and Maintaining Supportive Parent-Child Relationships Providing a Stable, Supportive Home Environment Maintaining Healthy Parental Functioning and Psychological Well-Being and Protecting Children from Ongoing Conflict Between Parents. Call for schedule and further information.NassauPARENT EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PROGRAMNEW YORK STATE SUPREME COURT-MINEOLA
    PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRY AND OUTREACHProvides referral information for meeting the needs of the community, such as, financial, medical, and emotional needs or food, clothing and shelter emergencies. Call Office of Social Ministry, in the Convent Building, for further information.SuffolkPARISH SOCIAL MINISTRY AND OUTREACHINFANT JESUS CHURCH
    SEPARATION/DIVORCE SUPPORT GROUP-OCEANSIDEProvides a ten week support group for individuals who are experiencing a divorce or separation.NassauSEPARATION/DIVORCE SUPPORT GROUP-OCEANSIDEFRIEDBERG JCC
    SINGLES SOCIAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUPSOffers recreational, educational, support and social programs for single adults and transitional families. Support groups include: separated and divorced, bereavement, single parent groups, and widow and widowers support group.SuffolkSINGLES SOCIAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUPSSUFFOLK Y-JCC
    SUFFOLK LOCATIONOffers divorcing or separating couples an effective and humane alternative to the traditional adversarial process. With the help of a trained mediator, couples in mediation work out their settlement based on the needs of the couple and the children. Process seeks to explore options for both the husband and wife. Areas of mediation include parenting responsibilities (access, custody, support), distribution of marital assets, spousal maintenance (alimony) and any other relevant issues. Mediation process includes an initial consultation followed by a limited number of bi-weekly 1 hour-1 1/2 hour sessions. The mediator prepares a plain-language Memorandum of Understanding which sets forth all the terms needed for a separation or divorce with the exception of legal language and signatures. The couple may then submit the Memorandum to their attorneys, or neutral attorney. Call. Appointment required.SuffolkSUFFOLK LOCATIONDIVORCE MEDIATION CENTER OF LONG ISLAND
    SUPPORT GROUPSConducts 10 week support groups for recently divorced/separated persons, single parent, teens of divorced/separated families, caretakers of the ill or elderly. New parents, bereaved persons. Separate bereavement groups address loss of spouse, loss of parent (for teens), loss of parent (for adults) and loss of grandparent. Dates vary. Call for details or to join.NassauSUPPORT GROUPSMID-ISLAND Y-JCC

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