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Safe Space



Address:90-25 161 Street Jamaica NY 11432
Telephone(s):718-526-2400
E-mail:safespace@safespacenyc.org
World Wide Web: http://www.safespacenyc.org/


Description:

Services are broken down into six separate program areas: HIV AND HEALTH SERVICES Includes HOPE Players adolescent theater group, children's health programs, and HIV education. HOMELESS YOUTH SERVICES Includes outreach, housing, and NYC's only 24-hour, 7-day Drop-in Center for homeless youth. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES Includes licensed clinics, The Ryan White Program, Parents' Resource Center, family violence prevention programs, and clinical training. SCHOOL/COMMUNITY COLLABORATIONS Includes the prestigious 21st Century Learning Centers and Beacon programs. YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES Includes residential foster care services and preventive services for families at risk of foster care placement.



Location information:

Richmond Hill: 107-14 Liberty Ave., Richmond Hill, NY 11419, 718-847-1500; Jamaica Mental Health Clinic: 163-18 Jamaica Ave., Suite 607, Jamaica, NY 11432, 718-206-3440.


Hours:

Main Office: Mon-Fri 9-5; Mental Health Clinics: Mon-Sat 9-3; Space Youth Center: M-Th 2-9, Sat 12-6;


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.


Services Offered:Family Counseling AgenciesJob TrainingMental Health Care and CounselingMutual Support GroupsTeen Family Planning Programs
Languages Offered:Haitian CreoleSpanish
Target Groups(By Need):FamiliesHIV-positive PersonsMental Illness / Emotional DisabilitiesPregnant TeensYouth