Chinese-American Planning Council
Service to Asian Parents of Mentally Retarded Children
Address:136-18 39th Avenue, 8th Floor Flushing NY 11354
World Wide Web: http://www.cpc-ny.org/queens.htm
This organization provides "family member training for Asian families with a developmentally disabled family member. Interpreting (Mandarin/Cantonese) is provided as necessary for families dealing with public agencies. Information and referral, case management, and occasional recreation are provided. They also accept persons with mental illness if no other service is available for Asian persons."
Parents of mentally retarded children aged 0-21 years are eligible.
Diagnosis from school special educator, psychologist, or psychiatrist.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchsir access.
Services Offered:Case / Care Management
, Disability Related Counseling
, Recreational Activities