Homeless Services

HOMELESS SHELTERS AND TRANSITION HOUSING

 
Data Provided By
2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe housing office of the Schenectady County DSS provides temporary shelter to homeless families, singles and childless couples in the county. The process begins with an assessment to determine the circumstances causing the need for Temporary Housing Assistance (THA). Services provided by this agency are: Placement and Payment, Housing Resources Development, Case Management Services, and Support Services.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATION: SCHENECTADY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES106 Erie Boulevard Schenectady, NY 12305518-388-4570, Fax 518-388-4536 Service/IntakeAurelia Colamarino, Director
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-388-4470
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityEligibility is based upon case specific household circumstances
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 797 Broadway
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12305
Main Phone 518-388-4400 Administrative
Hotline Phone 800-342-3720 Toll Free: NYS Child Abuse Hotline
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-382-0383 After Hours
Other Phone 518-388-4470 Service/Intake or 518-388-4279 Service/Intake: Children and Family Services
Fax 518-388-4644
Web Address www.schenectadycounty.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SCHENECTADY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: HOMELESS SHELTERS AND TRANSITION HOUSING
This Service: Homeless Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Emergency Shelter (BH-1800)
Emergency Shelter Clearinghouses (BH-1850)
Homeless Shelter (BH-1800.8500)
Transitional Housing/Shelter (BH-8600)