Education/Prevention Services

PREVENTION SERVICES PROGRAM

 
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General Information
Description of ServicePrevention Services are provided to families with children "at risk" of foster care placement. The goal of Prevention Services is to ensure the safety of the child and seek to preserve, support and strengthen the family unit by preventing child abuse and neglect, reducing the number of placements into foster care for children receiving prevention services, and promoting the optimal health, well-being and development of children.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-447-7553, Ashanta Harris, Supervisor
Intake RequirementsCall for information
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityFamilies with children at risk for foster care
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 112 State Street, Room 300
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12207
Main Phone 518-447-7500
Hotline Phone 800-342-3720 (Child Protective Services Hotline)
Fax 518-447-7578
Web Address www.albanycounty.com/albanykids/default.asp?id=184
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Affiliated Program: PREVENTION SERVICES PROGRAM
This Service: Education/Prevention Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Abuse Prevention (FN-1500.1900-150)