Residential Care Services


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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceSt. Catherine's Residential Programs assist children to adjust and live with early life traumas, losses, and handicaps. Intensive and individualized treatment services which incorporate the child's educational, emotional, physical and spiritual needs are offered in a setting which is sensitive to the developmental issues of each child in care. The Residential Programs service children between the ages of 5 and 13 years who have been removed from their families and who require 24 hour supervised care. St. Catherine's Group Homes are located throughout the Albany area. Using the Trauma Informed Sanctuary Model, the programs' services include case management, individual, group and family counseling and therapeutic recreational activities. Additional services include emergency crisis placements for children requiring short term care for safety and stability and a 30-45 day diagnostic assessment service to provide a more in-depth, comprehensive understanding of the needs of the child and family.
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-453-6783
Contact: Director of Centralized Intake,
Intake RequirementsReferral required from local Departments of Social Services throughout upstate New York, from Family Courts (through the Probation Departments) and from school districts through Chapter 853 referrals.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityChildren between the ages of 5 and 13 years who have been removed from their families and who require 24 hour supervised care.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 40 North Main Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12203
Main Phone 518-453-6700
Other Phone 518-453-6721 Other Administrative
Fax 518-453-6712
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
This Service: Residential Care Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Group Homes for Dependent Children (PH-6300.2500)