Education/Prevention Services

PREVENTION PROGRAMS

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceParsons' Prevention Program provides in home social work services to families identified as having children at risk of foster care placement or who are already in placement with the need for reunification or alternative permanency planning. Services include in-home counseling, advocacy, supervised visitation, permanency planning assessment, education and support groups, collaboration, case management, and information and referral.

The purpose of the service is to reduce the risk of placement of children ages 0-18 or to shorten lengths of stay for those already in placement. Risks include child abuse-neglect issues, juvenile justice involvement, or child behavioral problems. Services are provided in the home at times that are convenient for the family.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Dutchess, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Kings, Montgomery, Monroe, Nassau, Oneida, Orange, Oswego, Queens, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Seneca, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester
TerritorySITE LOCATIONS FOR THIS SERVICE:

519 Clinton Avenue, Albany, NY 12206

60 Academy Road, Albany, NY 12208

108 Erie Boulevard, Schenectady, NY 12305
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Albany County 518-447-7500 or Schenectady County 518-388-4570
Intake RequirementsReferral required from Albany or Schenectady Department of Social Services.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityAt-risk children age 0-18.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 60 Academy Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12208
Main Phone 518-426-2600
Fax 518-426-2838
Service Location Email communications@northernrivers.org
Web Address www.parsonscenter.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: PARSONS CHILD AND FAMILY CENTER
Affiliated Program: PREVENTION PROGRAMS
This Service: Education/Prevention Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: At Risk Families (YJ-0500.0300)
Child Abuse Prevention (FN-1500.1900-150)
Home Based Parenting Education (PH-6100.3300)