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Adoption / Foster Care / Kinship

Adoptive Families Network
The Center for Adoption Support and Education
Adoptive and Foster Family Coalition of New York State
Congressional Coalition On Adoption Institute
Dave Thomas Foundation For Adoption
NYS Kinship Navigator
Voice For Adoption
North American Council on Adoptable Children

Autism Spectrum

Autism Speaks
Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders


Pacer Teens Against Bullying
Cyber Smile Foundation
Stop Bullying

Children’s Psychiatric Hospitals & Centers

Brunswick Hospital Center
Mather Hospital
Nassau University Medical Center
South Oaks Hospital
Zucker Hillside Hospital
John T. Mather Memorial Hospital
Northwell Health
Nassau University Medical Center
Stony Brook Children’s Psychiatric Center

Family Support

Families Together in NYS
Education and Assistance Corporation (EAC)
Family and Children’s Association
Family Service League
Hispanic Counseling Center
North Shore Child and Family Guidance
Sunshine Prevention Center
WellLife Network (Formerly Pederson-Krag)


COPE Foundation

Internet Safety

Click Smart
Long Island Citizens for Community Values
Common Sense Media

Juvenile Justice

Coalition for Juvenile Justice
The National Center on Mental Health and Juvenile Justice

Legal Services

Nassau Suffolk Law Services Committee, Inc.

Mental Health

101 Sites for Bipolar Disorder & Depression
ADD: Teen Mental Health
CHADD of Nassau County
CHADD of Suffolk County
Healthy Place
Mental Health Association of Nassau County
Association of Mental Health and Wellness
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
National Institute of Mental Health
NYS Coalition for Children’s Mental Health Services
The Child Mind Institute
The National Center on Mental Health and Juvenile Justice
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Parent Enrichment

Beyond Consequences Institute
Your Teen Magazine

Recreation Resources

Recreation Packet Updated January 2017.

Substance Use/Abuse

Council on Addictions of New York State,
Families in Support of Treatment (F.I.S.T)
Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
Nassau Alliance for Addiction Services
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
NYS Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse
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Offers an array of teen and youth programming in Nassau County

Suicide Prevention

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
National Hopeline Network
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
Stop A Suicide Today
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Suicide Prevention Coalition of Long Island
Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Suicide: The Truth Is, You Matter, created by the YES Community Counseling Center, made possible by an Office of Mental Health grant.
The Suicide Prevention, Intervention and Postvention Resource Directory (SPIP), for the Long Island Region of New York State


Child Trauma Academy
SAMHSA Coping with Violence and Traumatic Events
Sidran Institute
Trauma Stewardship Institute

Youth Boards and Bureaus

Babylon Youth Bureau
Brookhaven Youth Bureau
Huntington Youth Bureau
Islip Youth Bureau
Riverhead Youth Bureau
Smithtown Youth Bureau
Southampton Youth Bureau
Suffolk County Youth Bureau

Glen Cove Youth Bureau

Youth Support

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Long Island
Long Island Youth Mentoring
Youth Power