COLONIAL YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC IS OPEN AND PROVIDING SERVICES DURING THIS PANDEMIC JUST IN A DIFFERENT CAPACITIES. OUR OFFICE HOURS ARE MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 9:30AM TO 3:30PM.
- Daycare and childcare ages 6 weeks to 12 years old
1) We have qualified staff in our facilities, taking the appropriate precautions to lovingly care for your children at this time if you are an essential worker.
2) Our school age staff is equipped to assist with distance learning for elementary students to ease your burden. We even have student teachers available to help with schoolwork.
3) We are open Monday through Friday from 6:45am to 6pm.
4)We operate on a sliding scale and accept any subsidy program including DSS, business subsidies or the new scholarships avaliable through New York State. Please visit the link below for eligibility.
5) If you would like to enroll your child please visit us at 201 Montauk Hwy, Moriches NY 11955 at the Little Red School House, or call us at 631-878-5049.
- Clinical Counseling and Case Management
- Our Certified social workers offer individual, and family counseling via telehealth to anyone in need of services at this difficult time.
- Our case manager is also available to assist with issues many people are dealing with through this pandemic and after. We can help with accessing programs available, completing paperwork and applications, referrals for so many resources avaliable.
- If you find yourself in need of these services, please contact Janice at 516-428-2117.
- Food Pantry Intakes
- We are currently coordinating with the Mastics, and Shirley Emergency food center foundation by doing intakes for families in need of food directly at the pantry during regular pantry hours which are: Mondays from 3 to 6pm, Tuesday from 9:30am to 12 noon, Thursdays from 9am to 12 noon.
- If you are in need of food, please come down to the pantry during the hours above with identification for household members and proof address,
- We are located at 338 Blanco Dr in Mastic Beach, NY 11951. In William Paca Middle School parking lot. You can also call us at 631-874-1912.
- Volunteer Opportunities
- Colonial’s Community Volunteer Corp is still providing volunteer opportunities and team building exercises through various social media. Students in grades 6th-12th grades are welcome to join Samantha on the CCVC group/activities page on facebook.
- This is a great way to keep the children engaged in both community service and working together to solve riddles, puzzles and games.
- They are online every Wednesday evening from 7pm to 9pm as a group. Come check them out here https://www.facebook.com/groups/677975786339023/
- We can always use the community’s help in enabling us to provide services. Every penny helps. Help us help you! Please visit our website www.colonialyfs.com to donate.