Community Maternity Services
Services Provided: Multi-Service private non profit agency serving 14 counties in Albany Roman Catholic Diocese. Three adoption programs: Healthy Infant, International, and Special Needs/Waiting Kids. Also has residential and foster care programs, Call intake services for information on adotion fees and process and becoming a foster parent. see
- Contact Person: Intake Services
- Address: 27 N Main Ave, Albany, NY 12203
- Phone: 518-482-8836
- Website: http://www.cccms.org/
Northeast Parent & Child Society
Services Provided: Northeast Parent & Child Society’s Therapeutic Foster Family Program provides foster and pre-adoptive homes for children in care. One on one orientations held at eight program sites immediately following phone or email inquiries. 10 week MAPP training class offered two times a year at each program site to service children and families throughout the Capital Region, North Country, Central and Southern Tier Regions. Each child and family is assigned a skilled Clinical Case Manager who provides weekly in-home therapeutic counseling and support services. See website for further information and online recruitment form.
Parsons Child & Family Center
Services Provided: Foster Care Programs and Waiting Child Adoption Services. Prospective Parent Course available every 6 weeks. Orientations provided in many locations. Counseling & support services provided to children and resource families. There is no charge for our placement services. Serves Albany, Ulster, Columbia, Warren, Washington, Schenectady, Rennselaer, Greene and Essex counties On-line info form.
Schenectady County Department of Social Services
Services Provided: 30 Hr MAPP training 3x a year. Orientation held prior to class, next class. Resource packet sent out to interested families with clearances etc. to be completed prior to training. Monthly educational programs for foster and adoptive families. County works closely with Adoptive Family Coalition.
- Contact Person: Carolyn Williams
- Address: 106 Erie Blvd, Schenectady, NY 12305
- Phone: 518-388-4456
- Website: http://www.schenectadycounty.com/dss