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PSCH
Mental Health Residential Services



Address:22-44 119th Street College Point NY 11356
Telephone(s):718-736-2171
Fax:(718) 762-6140
E-mail:MHIntake@PSCH.org
World Wide Web: http://www.psch.org/programs_services/empowering_mental_health/housing_services


Description:

Mental Health Residential Services offers community living options for men and women with chronic mental illness. Community residences accommodate men and women who have serious and persistent mental illness or who are mentally ill and chemically addicted. A professional and para professional staff provide 24 hour a day, seven days a week supervision. A supportive apartment program is also available.

The housing options offer on-site services and assistance accessing community-based health, mental health, educational, vocational and recreational services.

Community Residences located in Brooklyn and Queens provide 24-hour supervision for 14-44 men and women facing serious mental illness or mental illness and a co-occurring substance abuse disorder.

The Apartment Treatment Program located in Brooklyn and Queens provides shared living arrangements offering a degree of independence while continuing with necessary support services. Regularly scheduled case manager visits enable individuals to function and thrive in a community setting.

PSCH’s Supported Housing Program offers single and shared apartments in Queens, Brooklyn, the Bronx, and Nassau and Suffolk Counties. As the most independent level in the PSCH residential continuum, Supported Housing offers support and opportunity to succeed in the community with a rental cost of 30 percent of an individual’s income.
 




Hours:

Mon - Fri, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.


Eligibility Requirements:

Mental illness as a primary diagnosis. Minimum age 18. Requires physician's referral, psychological, mental status and physical. Requires Medicaid, SSI eligibility.




Services Offered:Adult Residential Care HomesIndependent Living Skills Instruction