Here at Family & Child Service of Schenectady we are getting ready for our 10th Anniversary Golf Ball Drop fundraising event scheduled for Friday, September 18th from 5 to 8pm at Stadium Golf Club in Schenectady.
We first dropped the golf balls on the 9th fairway at Stadium in 2005 as a May luncheon fundraiser. Ten years later,
Family Support Services Program (FSS)
The FSS program has several components to it.
They are: Respite Care; Community Habilitation; Family Grants; SAP; and Integrated Behavioral and Family Intervention Program.
A trained and qualified homemaker provides a specific level of care as defined by the New York Department of Health as "Personal Care Level One".
Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC)
MSC is broadly considered ‘case management’ services. Each MSC has a caseload of approximately 30 or so consumers diagnosed with “pervasive developmental disability’.