Education/Prevention Services

TRUANCY PREVENTION/TURNABOUT PROGRAM

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Turnabout Program is a school and home based placement prevention program that provides services to youth, who have been identified as being chronically truant, and their families. The program targets the causes of truancy and seeks to improve attendance while providing children and families with strategies for academic and social success. The program serves students and their families in grades 6-8.
LocationColumbia
Geographical AreaNew York State (New York State (Albany, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Madison, Montgomery, Nassau, Niagara, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Tioga, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
TerritoryALBANY OFFICE: 500 New Karner Road, 3rd Floor Albany, NY 12205, Phone: 518-456-1969, Fax: 518-456-8686HUDSON OFFICE: 11 Warren Street, Hudson, NY 12534, Phone: 518-671-6550, Fax: 518-671-6555WASHINGTON COUNTY OFFICE 203 Main Street, Hudson Falls, NY 12839 Fax: 518-480-3034 BINGHAMTON OFFICE 2-8 Hawley Street, Binghamton, NY 13901 Phone: 607-772-3123 Fax: 607-772-2964 SYRACUSE OFFICE 1065 James Street Suite 170, Syracuse, NY 13203 Phone: 315-454-4700 Fax: 315-454-4646 POUGHKEEPSIE OFFICE 3 Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Phone: 845-345-9476 Fax: 845-345-9558 BUFFALO OFFICE 975 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216 Phone: 716-862-4212 Fax: 716-862-4217 LONG ISLAND OFFICE 535 Broad Hollow Rd Suite B-30, Melville, NY 11747 Phone: 631-420-4444 Fax: 631-420-4460 ESSEX COUNTY OFFICE 211 Water Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932CLINTON COUNTY OFFICE: 36 Brinkerhoff Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901, Phone: 518-456-1969
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-346-6201 x221
Lucas Jacobs, Vice President of Detention and Prevention Services
email ljacobs@berkshirefarm.org
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Additional RequirementsReferrals are provided by schools
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityYouth in grades 6-8, who have been identified as being chronically truant, and their families
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Insurance AcceptedReimbursement through school
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 13640 State Route 22
Physical Site City, State, Zip Canaan, NY 12029
Main Phone 518-781-4567
Emergency/After Hours Phone 1-844-281-9588
Fax 518-781-0507
Service Location Email info@berkshirefarm.org
Web Address www.berkshirefarm.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: BERKSHIRE FARM CENTER AND SERVICES FOR YOUTH
Affiliated Program: TRUANCY PREVENTION/TURNABOUT PROGRAM
This Service: Education/Prevention Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Dropout Prevention (HH-1600.1600)
Truancy Counseling (HL-2500.8600)