Adoption/Foster Care Services


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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceFoster Care Services are provided throughout New York State.
Geographical AreaNew York State (New York State (Albany, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Madison, Montgomery, Nassau, Niagara, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Tioga, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
TerritoryALBANY OFFICE: 500 New Karner Road, 3rd Floor Albany, NY 12205, Phone: 518-456-1969, Fax: 518-456-8686HUDSON OFFICE: 11 Warren Street, Hudson, NY 12534, Phone: 518-671-6550, Fax: 518-671-6555WASHINGTON COUNTY OFFICE 203 Main Street, Hudson Falls, NY 12839 Fax: 518-480-3034 BINGHAMTON OFFICE 2-8 Hawley Street, Binghamton, NY 13901 Phone: 607-772-3123 Fax: 607-772-2964 SYRACUSE OFFICE 1065 James Street Suite 170, Syracuse, NY 13203 Phone: 315-454-4700 Fax: 315-454-4646 POUGHKEEPSIE OFFICE 3 Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Phone: 845-345-9476 Fax: 845-345-9558 BUFFALO OFFICE 975 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216 Phone: 716-862-4212 Fax: 716-862-4217 LONG ISLAND OFFICE 535 Broad Hollow Rd Suite B-30, Melville, NY 11747 Phone: 631-420-4444 Fax: 631-420-4460 ESSEX COUNTY OFFICE 211 Water Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932CLINTON COUNTY OFFICE: 36 Brinkerhoff Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901, Phone: 518-456-1969
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-925-8926
Alicia Young, Vice President, Foster Care Services

Clinton Location: Catherine England, Director Capital Region,36 Brinerhoff Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 Phone 518-610-4788
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Additional Requirementsreferral required
Documents RequiredA referral is required from the county. The county determines the referral process. Once a youth has been identified as a candidate for the program, the county contacts Berkshire Farm Center.
Helpful TipsThe counties or courts make referrals to the Foster Care Programs for temporary placement.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityYouth ages 0-21
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: 24 Hours / 7 Days
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 13640 State Route 22
Physical Site City, State, Zip Canaan, NY 12029
Main Phone 518-781-4567
Emergency/After Hours Phone 1-844-281-9588
Fax 518-781-0507
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Program: FOSTER CARE SERVICES
This Service: Adoption/Foster Care Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Homes for Dependent Children (PH-6300.2000)