Parent/Family Support Services

PARENT EDUCATION AND CONSULTATION PROGRAM (PECP)

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Parent Education and Consultation Program of Schenectady provides a curriculum-based, psycho-educational group for parents of children and teens who are at risk for placement, are in placement or who have come to the attention of the Department of Social Services. The program focuses on increasing parental understanding of children and teen development, enhancing parenting skills, and changing parental attitudes toward children's behaviors. Classroom and in-home consultation is also provided as needed. Each class consists of a 10 week session, though some groups are longer and run up to 24 weeks. Services are provided from a trauma informed approach and uses an evidence based curriculum.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaThirty-five county service area throughout the Capital Region and in New York State. Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester
TerritorySITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE:

530 Franklin Street, Schenectady, NY 12305
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-393-2194 Ext. 2205
Wales Brown, Parent Educator, wales.brown@neparentchild.org
Intake RequirementsReferrals are initiated by the Department of Social Services and Probation. Self-referrals are accepted on a limited basis.
Helpful TipsParenting Skills Classes with home based intervention as needed.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityParents of children from infancy to 18
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 530 Franklin Street
Physical Site Address 2 3rd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12305
Main Phone 518-346-1284
Fax 518-377-8714
Service Location Email communications@northernrivers.org
Web Address www.neparentchild.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NORTHEAST PARENT AND CHILD SOCIETY
Affiliated Program: PARENT EDUCATION AND CONSULTATION PROGRAM (PECP)
This Service: Parent/Family Support Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Parent Counseling (RP-1400.8000-650)
Parenting Skills Classes (PH-6100.6800)