Disease/Disability Care Services

FACTS: FAMILY ADVOCACY, COUNSELING AND TRAINING SERVICES

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides coordinators to assist and support families to understand the current system of services and benefits, and how to navigate them, also links families to medical and rehabilitation services in the community. Also educates families, individuals, and care providers on brain injury and its impact, connects families and individuals to other support groups, and offers support and advocacy for families dealing with the school system.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessDesignated parking, wide doors, accessible bathrooms
Intake ProcedureCall 800-444-6443
Intake RequirementsCall for information
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityNew York state residents who have sustained a brain injury before age 22, and their families.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am-4:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 4 Pine Left Plaza
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 402
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-459-7911
Other Phone 800-444-6443 (Family Helpline)
Fax 518-482-5285
Service Location Email info@bianys.org
Web Address www.bianys.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE
Affiliated Program: FACTS: FAMILY ADVOCACY, COUNSELING AND TRAINING SERVICES
This Service: Disease/Disability Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Benefits Assistance (FT-1000)
Brain Disorders (YF-3000.1300)
Disease/Disability Information (LH-2700.1700)
School System Advocacy (FT-8000)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)