Kinship Caregiver Programs

Aging Programs

Putnam County Office for the Aging

110 Old Route 6, Bldg. A
Carmel, NY 10512-2196
Ph: (845) 808-1700
Email: sschukin@pfcinc.org

Services Offered: Information and referral, monthly multi-generational support group offered.

Youth Programs

Putnam County Youth Bureau

110 Old Route 6, building 3
Carmel, NY 10512
Ph: (845) 808-1600
Fax: (845) 808-1907
Email: Joseph.Dmarzo@putnamcountyny.com

Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam, Inc.

110 Old Rte. 6, Building #3
Carmel, NY 10512
Ph: (845) 808-1659
Fax: (845) 225-1279
Web: childcaredutchess.org

The Council offers parents information on child care and gives referrals to child care programs from its database of over 400 programs in the two counties. The Council registers, renews, regulates and monitors Family Day Care and School Age programs. Technical assistance and required training are offered on an ongoing basis to child care providers. We also administer the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) for home-based child care, guiding providers on how to provide nutritious snacks and meals to the children in care.

The Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam, Inc. works to promote affordable and quality child care, provide information and support to families, and strengthen the early childhood workforce in Dutchess and Putnam Counties.

New York State Office of Children and Family Services Division of Child Care Services.

 

Legal Services

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (LSHV) (formerly Westchester/Putnam Legal Services) WPLS

90 Maple Ave.
White Plains, NY 10601
Ph: (914) 949-1305
Fax: (914) 949-6213
www.lshv.org

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (formerly Westchester / Putnam Legal Services) has provided free, high quality civil legal services to low-income people. Our services help struggling individuals resolve urgent, non-criminal legal problems that can lead to larger social problems such as homelessness, child neglect and domestic violence. The result is strong communities where the rights of our neighbors are protected, regardless of their incomes.

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (LSHV) (formerly Westchester/Putnam Legal Services)

30 South Broadway, 6th Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
Ph: (914) 376-3757
www.lshv.org

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (formerly Westchester / Putnam Legal Services) has provided free, high quality civil legal services to low-income people. Our services help struggling individuals resolve urgent, non-criminal legal problems that can lead to larger social problems such as homelessness, child neglect and domestic violence. The result is strong communities where the rights of our neighbors are protected, regardless of their incomes.

Dispute Resolution Center

Office: 3136 Route 207
Campbell Hall, NY 10916
Mail: P.O. Box 510
Goshen, NY 10924
Ph: (845) 294-8082
Fax (845) 294-7428
www.drcservices.org

HELP FOR FAMILIES IN CONFLICT
Our trained professionals will help you with:
 Visitation and access on site.
 Supervision and monitoring of visits.
Our professional staff will provide a supportive, safe and nurturing environment. Our security staff is present and available to step in as needed.
Family and child-friendly environment on site with age appropriate equipment and toys to encourage strengthening parent-child bonds.

Program Flyer

 

County Agencies

Putnam County DSS

110 Old Route Six Center
Carmel, New York 10512-2110
Ph: (845) 808-1500

Other Local Services

RAPP- Relatives as Parents Program

Putnam Family and community services
1808 Route Six
Carmel, NY10512
Ph: (845) 225-2700 ext. 180
Email: SSCHUKIN@PFCSinc.org
http://PFCSinc.org
Email: info@pfcsinc.org

The Relatives As Parents Program provides mutual peer support groups, connections to community services and resources, family recreational events, kincare parenting and advocacy strengthening skills, a parenting group, and a kincare family resource directory.