Adoption/Foster Care Services

SPECIALIZED FOSTER CARE (SFC) AND FAMILY BASED TREATMENT (FBT)

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Therapeutic Family Programs provide foster care for traumatized and emotionally ill children, training and support for foster parents and support to the child's family of origin or legal guardian. Children having emotional or behavioral disorders are provided with treatment in a family setting, where they are both nurtured and taught social skills as part of their daily treatment. The aim is to return the child to the family of origin when possible, and when not, to prepare them for adoption.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-453-6716
Contact: Brian Bell, Director, Community Relations, bbell@st-cath.org
Intake RequirementsA referral is required from County DSS, CPS, OCFS and-or local county Children's Mental Health SPOA. Call for appointment and information.
Additional RequirementsBirth certificate
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityChildren age 0-18
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid
Payment NotesReimbursement through public agency. Donations accepted.
 
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 acox@st-cath.org
Web Address www.st-cath.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SAINT CATHERINE'S CENTER FOR CHILDREN
Affiliated Program: SPECIALIZED FOSTER CARE (SFC) AND FAMILY BASED TREATMENT (FBT)
This Service: Adoption/Foster Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children and Youth With Emotional Disturbance (YF-5000.1700-100)
Therapeutic Foster Homes (PH-6300.8500)