Adoption/Foster Care Services

FOSTER CARE

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceSchoharie County Foster Care provides children with a temporary home when it is necessary to remove a child from his or her home due to various reasons. Examples of reasons include: a child who is a victim of sexual abuse; a child who is considered neglected due to poor living conditions or the parent's or caretaker's failure to seek medical care for the child; behavior problems such as truancy, poor school attendance, and disruption in school; drug, or alcohol abuse; and/or assault or delinquent behavior.
LocationSchoharie
Geographical AreaSchoharie County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall 518-295-8334
CONTACT: Kristina Linstead, Senior Caseworker
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityCall for details
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 284 Main Street
Physical Site Address 2 PO Box 687
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schoharie, NY 12157
Main Phone 518-295-8334
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-295-8114 After Hours: Sheriff's Department
Fax 518-295-8499
Service Location Email 43A312@dfa.state.ny.us
Web Address www.schohariecounty-ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SCHOHARIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: FOSTER CARE
This Service: Adoption/Foster Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Home Placement (PH-2400.1900)