Kinship Caregiver Programs

Kin & Kids Outreach & Support

The Neighborhood Center Inc.
612 Elizabeth Street
Utica, NY 13501
Ph: (315) 272-2630

The “Kin and Kids” program offers advocacy, outreach and support to kinship caregivers residing in Oneida and Herkimer Counties (Montgomery County phone information, referral & support only) Kinship refers to relatives and other non-parent caregivers that are providing full time care for children.

A New York State Office of Children and Family Services Kinship Caregivers Program

Aging Programs

Montgomery County Office for the Aging

135 Guy Park Avenue
Amsterdam, NY 1201
Ph: (518) 843-2300


Youth Programs

Montgomery County Youth Bureau

P.O Box 1500
Fonda, NY 12068
Ph: (518) 853-8365
Fax: (518) 853-5034
Brenda Rava, Director

Legal Services

Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, Inc (LASNNY)

1 Kimball Street
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Ph: (518) 842-9466; (800) 821-8347
Fax: (518) 843-1792

Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York to provide funding for the Children’s Law Project whereby more than fifty low-income children with disabilities will receive free direct legal services and 100 parents, children or human services agencies staff will receive legal education on the rights of children with disabilities.

Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc. (LASMNY)

1170 Riverfront Center
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Ph: (518) 842-9466
Fax: (518) 843-1792

Other County Agencies & Services

Montgomery County Department of Social Services

County Office Building
64 Broadway
PO Box 4500
Fonda, New York 12068
Ph: (518) 853-4646
Fax: 518-853-8327

Catholic Charities of Montgomery County

1 Kimball Street
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Ph: (518) 842-4202
Fax: (518) 842-4245

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany

40 North Main Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
Ph: (518) 453-6650
Fax: (518) 453-6792

Services Provided: Adoption; Advocacy, Information, & Referrals; After School Programs; AIDS/HIV Services; Case Management/Service Coordination; Chemical Dependence Services; Counseling; Crisis Intervention; Day Care; Deaf Services; Disabilities (Brain Injury) Services; Disabilities (Developmental) Services; Domestic Violence Services; Emergency Assistance; Employment Assistance; Family Services; Food Assistance; Foster Parenting; Hispanic Services; Housing; Immigration Services; Jail Ministry; Mediation; Mentoring Services; Parent Education; Parish Social Ministry; Pregnancy Services & Programs; Respite Support; Senior Services; Shelters; Social Justice; Summer Camp & Programs; Transportation Services; Volunteer Groups; Women, Infant, Children Programs(WIC); and, Youth Services.

Northeast Parent and Child Society, Inc.

530 Franklin St
Schenectady, NY  12305
(518) 346-1284

Services Provided: Residential, special education, family foster care, children’s mental health, family preservation, and career development programs. Services include domestic violence, counseling, mediation, parenting education, substance abuse prevention education, food pantry, and emergency assistance.

Capital District Child Care Council

Ph: (518) 426-7181
Toll Free: 1-800-521-KIDS(5437)

The Capital District Child Care Coordinating Council is a non-profit organization serving parents, employers and child care providers in Albany, Fulton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Schenectady counties in New York State. It is a resource and referral agency, providing resources to the community by improving the availability and quality of child care, and a referral service counseling parents seeking child care.