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Family Treatment and Rehabilitation – Queens

Family Treatment and Rehabilitation provides supportive services for families with a caregiver or child with substance abuse or mental health issues. Also known as intensive preventive services, FTR programs offer the same basic services offered by Family Counseling and Support Programs, but these services are modified and/or intensified to meet the family’s specific needs. The programs make active efforts to link family members to substance abuse and mental health treatment programs or self-help groups. In addition to being assigned a Case Planner, each family works with a Parent Aide to assist parents with home visits, escorting, teaching home management skills, and more. Specialized, licensed staff provide mental health and substance abuse evaluations and consultation.

Who Can Benefit from this Program

Families in need of parenting support and help finding resources to strengthen their families / families with involvement with Administration for Children’s Services due to alleged abuse or neglect.

Age Criteria or Other Eligibility Requirements

Families who are pregnant or with children under 18, with a family member with mental illness or substance abuse, in Queens CDs 1,2,3,4

How to Access this Program or Service

Contact the program director at 718-803-2000

Success Stories

Nicholas

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“The confidence Nick has grown in the short time he’s been at the group home is amazing." Learn More

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148

students in our transfer high schools who were at risk of dropping out graduated with a Regents diploma

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children and young adults through foster care programs