Community Care Response Team

Home and Community Based Services
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Support for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families who live at home and are experiencing a behavioral crisis requiring an immediate response.

This program* operates on the weekends, from Friday at 6pm to Monday at 6am, and is at no cost to the individual or family
(persons must have or be eligible for OPWDD services).

Services include:

  • Telephone Hotline with immediate response and referral to trained clinicians
  • Assistance to individual and/or family member(s) in managing a behavioral event, by telephone, at the home or at a hospital emergency department
  • Coordination with and assistance to local emergency services
  • Access to and coordination with psychiatrists and hospitals to facilitate timely evaluations and reduce or prevent hospitalization
  • Follow-up and referral services

To Reach the Jawonio Community Care Response Team
Please Call 1-877-841-7916 during hours of operation

For more information please contact:
Jane Mullin
Division Director
Strategic Integration
(845) 708-2003

* Sponsored through a Family Support Services grant funded by the NYS Office for Persons With Developmental Disabilities.

This program is funded via a grant from the NYS Office for People With Developmental Disabilities