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Family Resources

Family Resources An array of supportive services helping empower parents and families to realize their full potential. Youth aren’t the only family members who sometimes need support and guidance. Through a combination of neighborhood- and home-based services, Hillside partners with families to ensure that biological, foster and adoptive parents all have the customized life-enhancing resources they need to fulfill their potential as guardians, leaders and caregivers. Services: Adoption Services – Child Focused Adoption Services – International Bridges to Health Center for Child and Family Therapy – Outpatient Clinic Customized Community Services Emergency Respite Bed Family Crisis Support Services Family Finding…

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Hillside Family of Agencies Announces Executive Leadership Changes

Augustin Melendez to transition to Chief HROD Officer position; Paul Perrotto, Chief Financial and Strategic Development Officer, announces retirement effective June 30 ROCHESTER, NY — Hillside Family of Agencies, one of the largest child-and-family human services organizations in the United States, has announced key changes to its executive leadership team: Augustin Melendez, a member of Hillside’s leadership team since 2013, will transition from his role as President of Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection (HW-SC) to the role of Chief Human Resources and Organizational Development (HROD) Officer. Melendez, formerly a veteran human-resources executive at Eastman Kodak Company and Paychex, has been serving as…

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Hillside Child and Family Therapy Clinic to Host May 18 Open House

Hillside Children’s Center will hold an Open House for the newly renovated Hillside Child and Family Therapy Clinic on Thursday, May 18 from 10am to 8pm at 1100 University Avenue in Rochester. This event coincides with National Prevention Week (May 14-20), dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, mental and/or substance use disorders. The Hillside Child and Family Therapy Clinic provides mental heath services for youth and adults, including crisis intervention, individual and family therapy, psychiatric evaluations and outreach and connections to community resources. Most insurances are accepted, including Medicaid. The University Avenue Clinic will offer walk-in/same-day access…

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Family Empowerment Network

Family Empowerment Network (FEN)Peer Support, Education & Advisory Opportunities for Parents and Caregivers Hillside Family of Agencies is Family-Driven with a deep understanding that families are expert partners in the care of their children and should be given a decision-making role in the care of their children. Family-Driven Care accomplishes the following:Builds on family strengths.Honors cultural diversity and family traditions.Supports the child in learning about and participating in his/her care and decision-making.Encourages family-to-family and peer support.Develops policies, practices, and systems that are family-friendly and family-centered in all settings.Celebrates successes!Hillside Family of Agencies’ Family Empowerment Network is entrusted with empowering families,…

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Hilton CSD partners with Hillside Children’s Center Outpatient Mental Health Clinic to offer satellite services

Hilton Central School District is pleased to be partnering with Hillside Children’s Center Outpatient Mental Health Clinic to offer mental health counseling services at its Village Elementary School, 100 School Lane. The clinic will serve youth ages 2-21 and their families in the Hilton School District and surrounding areas. Services will include individual and family therapy, crisis intervention, outreach and connections to community resources, psychiatric evaluations and pharmacotherapy. The clinic is located in a separate area of Village Elementary School with its own entrance to ensure confidentiality. “The purpose of the clinic is to increase collaboration and communication between the…

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Regions

Regions Monroe Quick Facts1,466 Employees4 Hillside Children’s Center Outpatient Mental Health Facilities2 Hillside Children’s Center Family Resource Center Sites3 Hillside Children’s Center Day Treatment Sites6 Hillside Children’s Center Individual Residential Alternative Group Homes (41 beds)2 Hillside Children’s Center Non-Secure Detention Facilities (20 beds)3 Hillside Children’s Center Residential SitesCrestwood Campus, Monroe County (26 beds)Monroe Campus, Monroe County (90 beds)Varick Campus, Seneca County (106 beds)21 Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection Sites within Monroe County schools Number of Families Served, by ServiceAdoption: 63Adult and Children’s Health Homes+: 801Customized: 35Day Treatment Education: 395Developmental Disabilities: 156Early Childhood Development: 664Family Development: 563Family Finding: 117Foster Care: 97Home- and Community-Based…

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Meet Toshia

Meet Toshia The alarm goes off at 6am. Kamari and Kaniya are excited for another day of second grade, while Kesha and Karissa prepare for kindergarten. Jonathan is heading to another day of 11th grade. Even 10-month-old Kelvin doesn’t want to miss out as he watches everyone wash up, eat breakfast, grab their backpacks and head out the door for the bus by 7:15. This is a typical morning for Toshia, the mom of the house. What’s less typical is that of all these children, only Jonathan is her son; Kamari, Kaniya, Kesha, Karissa and Kelvin are her grandchildren. After…

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Clinical and Program Expertise

Clinical and Program Expertise Evidence-Based Practice Hillside Family of Agencies has been implementing and sustaining evidence-based practices for over a decade, some of which include Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, and Parents as Teachers. Hillside Family of Agencies, in partnership with youth, families, and communities, will be the leader in translating research into effective practice solutions that create value (outcomes/cost; HFA Strategic Intent). Guided by our Strategic Intent, we strive to provide the most effective services, interventions, and programs to youth and families. We do so by carefully vetting EBPs using a standardized…

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Register Now for Free All-day Pre-Kindergarten

Do you have a 4-year old ready to enroll in pre-kindergarten this coming school year? Family Resource Centers of Hillside are offering free full-day pre-K classes at two of its city locations. Both centers are easy walking distance for most families located in the southwest 19th ward and northeast 14621 neighborhoods. Classrooms are part of a family friendly environment where there are a range of services available to families to enhance the pre-K experience. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Children must be four years old by December 1, 2015. To register your child or learn more please call…

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News Releases

News Release Archive 2014 10/06/14 – Wegmans “Chef Throwdown” – update 10/06/14 – HWSC-Buffalo Receives First Niagara – Mentoring Matters Grant 09/24/14 – Wes Moore to Host “American Graduate Day 2014 09/17/14 – Hillside Children’s Center Selected as Rite Aid KidCents Charity! 09/15/14 – IBM Donates Social Media Expertise to Hillside Family of Agencies 08/26/14 – New Program, Partnership To Make Big Impact On Rome City School Graduation Rates 08/25/14 – Hillside Children’s Center Receives $1.1M Grant from Balancing Incentives Program 08/21/14 – HW-SC Syracuse & Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management Collaborate to Create Youth Entrepreneurship Training Program 04/08/14…

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