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Bridges to Health – Long Island

Bridges to Health serves children and young adults with special needs (seriously emotionally disturbed, developmentally disabled, and medically fragile). Youth must be admitted while in foster care but can maintain services upon discharge until the age of 21. An array of services is provided to both the children and their families in order to keep them in the home and connected to the community.

Who Can Benefit from this Program

Youth with SED, DD, serious medical needs who are in foster care

Age Criteria

0-21 years of age

How to Access this Program or Service

Referral completed and submitted to the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS)

Success Stories

H. Craig Treiber

"The diversity and impact of the services provided make me proud to support the organization.” Learn More

Kaitlyn & Khamion

Early Education & Family Support Services

“I love this school. Sometimes I felt like giving up, but Kaitlyn was always my motivation.” Learn More

Last year, we helped

418

adults become employed heads of households

We help

1,400

children and young adults through foster care programs