Residential Care Services

RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTERS

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceResidential services for court-placed male adolescents aged 11-18 with psychiatric issues-diagnoses. This dorm has an 8-bed capacity and intensive staffing with a staff-to-resident ratio of 1:3. All youth residing in this dorm receive educational services at the School at Northeast. They are typically in self-contained classrooms where they receive specialized academic instruction and attention from teaching staff which includes a teacher and two teacher assistants. Individual, group, and family counseling focused on the reason for referral is provided. Medication is monitored by a psychiatrist.

Northeast recruits volunteers to assist with teaching and instruction in the residential treatment center, who must go through a training program.
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:

122 Park Avenue, Schenectady NY 12304
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-346-2387 Ext. 4509
Nancy Van Allen, Manager of Intake, nancy.vanAllen@neparentchild.org
Intake RequirementsA referral is required from Department of Social Services, Probation, or CSEs and must include reason for referral, date of birth, demographic information, immunization records, medication taking, history of hospitalizations, Medicaid number, and school records.
Additional RequirementsBirth certificate, immunization records, medical history, Medicaid number, and school records.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityAdolescents who have been referred by Departments of Social Services, Probation, or CSEs.

Volunteers: adults age 21 and up
 
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: RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTERS
This Service: Residential Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adolescents (YB-9500.0500)
Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities (YF-5000)
Teaching/Instruction Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2000.8200)
Therapeutic Group Homes (PH-6300.8600)