Child/Infant Care Services

DAY CARE

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceDay care services are provided in centers or informally through a variety of funding sources. Child care is provided to Public Assistance recipients for employment and/or training leading to employment. Transitional child care along with Medicaid is offered for one year to Public Assistance recipients whose cases are closed due to employment. Low income day care is available to working parents who are not eligible for Public Assistance and whose income is less than 275% of the poverty level. Child care is also provided through this funding to teen parents to allow them to finish high school. Low income day care is limited by available funding. Finally, day care is provided to children who are at risk of foster care placement due to abuse or neglect.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaRensselaer County
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATION:RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES PUBLIC ASSISTANCEFlanigan Square547 River Street, Troy, NY 12180Tony Burke, Director of Assistance ProgramsEmail: tony.burke@dfa.state.ny.us
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityFinancially eligible Rensselaer County residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Administration Building
Physical Site Address 2 127 Bloomingrove Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-833-6000
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-283-2000 (After Hours) or 518-833-6000 (Main and After Hours)
Other Phone 518-266-7900 Service/Intake; Agency's Complaint, contact: Theresa A. Beaudoin, Commissioner at 518-833-6000 Ext. 6005
Fax 518-283-7884
Web Address www.rensco.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: DAY CARE
This Service: Child/Infant Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Care Expense Assistance (NL-3000.1500)