Adoption/Foster Care Services

FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTION

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceFoster Care and Adoptions provides case management services to children who have been placed in foster care or freed for adoptions. Services are also provided to parent(s)/legal custodians of the children placed in foster care to assist them in completing necessary services, with the goal to have their children safely returned home. Voluntary placement services are also available to help a parent(s) who has no other resources at a time when they are unable to care for their child(ren). Adoption services, such as a photo listing in the NYS Adoption Album, locating appropriate adoption homes, and assisting with legal and post adoptive services are other services provided.
LocationHamilton
Geographical AreaHamilton County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-648-6131
CONTACT: Abigail Eichler, Senior Caseworker
Intake RequirementsCall for appointment, Call for application
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityUnder 18 years of age
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 White Birch Lane
Physical Site Address 2 PO Box 725
Physical Site City, State, Zip Indian Lake, NY 12842
Main Phone 518-648-6131
Hotline Phone 1-800-727-8534
Emergency/After Hours Phone After Hour Emergencies (Sheriff's Office): 800-721-8534
Fax 518-648-5257
Web Address www.hamiltoncountyhhs.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HAMILTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTION
This Service: Adoption/Foster Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups (PN-8100.6500-030)
Adoption Counseling and Support (PH-0300.0300)
Adoption Information/Referrals (PH-0300.0400)
Foster Homes for Dependent Children (PH-6300.2000)
Postadoption Counseling and Support (PH-0300.0300-650)