Perkins School

Every Student, Every Day

Family Support Resources in our Community


We hope the following list of resources will help provide beneficial support to you and your families. This listing is not an endorsement of any practice or provider. It is simply a tool to help you explore area providers that might be of assistance to you and your families in times of need. If you have any questions about any of the listings below; please contact the Perkins School main office at (315) 332-3310.



Boike Marriage & Family Counseling

Provides counseling services to youth and their families. Individual and family counseling is available.

Main Location – 100 Linden Oaks, Suite 102, Rochester, NY  14625

(585) 385-1950

Canandaigua Office - 585-394-1442


Catholic Charities of Wayne County

This agency offers a broad range of services from counseling to food to clothing to residential services. They have a food pantry at various locations along with a clothing center in Wolcott. This agency can also provide support with early intervention services along with college bound services.

1141 East Union Street,  

Newark, NY  14513

(315) 331-4867


Family Counseling Service of the Finger Lakes

Provides counseling services to youth and their families.  Individual and family counseling is available.  Sexual abuse counseling is available for youths and adults.


   Newark Office:                           Main Office:

   165 East Union Street               671 S. Exchange Street

   Newark, NY  14513                   Geneva, NY  14456

   (315) 331-8493                          (315) 789-2613

                                                Fax (315) 789-2524


          Toll Free 877-789-2613

 – web site





FLACRA’s Newark Outpatient Clinic

Treatment for substance abusers as well as counseling services for the children who have been affected by addiction in their families.  The child can receive support whether or not the adult is participating in FLACRA.

310 West Union Street

Newark, NY  14513

(315) 331-3862


Green Angels

The Green Angels aims to enrich the lives of local children with quality gently used toys, books and clothes at no cost, while encouraging citizens to experience the benefits of giving back to their community by recycling household items. Additionally we provide infant items to young mothers such as diapers, pack ‘n plays, strollers and crib mattresses. All items are free and delivered at no charge. Used for assistance to families in times of crisis.

Tel:     315.573.3200 (message or text)


Lifetime Care / Hospice of Wayne and Seneca Counties

1120 South Main Street

Newark, NY  14513


            Bereavement Support Program for Children and Youth – Stepping Stones

            Meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays each month,

            7:00 – 8:30 PM – Park Presbyterian Church, Newark

            Facilitator:  Rosemary Guchone


            Surviving Spouses Group

            Meets twice monthly for 8 sessions at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church

            400 S. Main Street, Newark

            Facilitator:  Jean Dyer Yost


            Cancer Support Groups (individual with cancer diagnosis and their family



            All programs are free.  For more information or to register contact Roseanne

            Critchlow, Coordinator of Bereavement and Support Services

            (315) 331-7990, 568-1566 or 1-800-562-1650




Roosevelt Children’s Center

Roosevelt Children's Center offers a wide variety of diverse services through an experienced, licensed and/or certified staff including special education and early childhood educators, speech pathologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, nurses, Early Intervention service coordinators and assistive technology providers.

848 Peirson Avenue

Newark, NY  14513

(315) 331-2086


Victim Resource Center

The Victim Resource Center of the Finger Lakes, Inc. (VRC) is a private, non-profit domestic, sexual, stalking, dating violence, and child abuse services agency in Upstate New York.

The agency provides a 24/7 bilingual (Spanish/English)  toll-free hotline at

(866) 343-8808 or (800) 456-1172.

165 East Union Street

Newark, NY  14513

(315) 331-1171


Wayne ARC

Provides numerous services for children with disabilities and their families. Some of their services are; crisis intervention, diagnostic and treatment clinics, case management, etc. See website for further description:

150 Van Buren Street

Newark, NY 14513

(315) 331-7741

(315) 331-4857 (fax)


Wayne Behavioral Health Network

Children and Youth Services

The Children & Youth Services Clinic treats youth, ages 3 to 18, for emotional and

mental health problems.  Therapists, counselors, nurses, and psychiatrists are available to treat your child in a team approach.  Intake Appointments can be scheduled by calling the above number or by walking in.  Costs are covered by most insurance, but a sliding-scale fee is available.  Treatment is recovery-focused and family centered.  Specialties include the treatment of ADD/ADHD, depression, anxiety, trauma/abuse, and crisis intervention.  Some in-home outreach services are available, based on need.

1519 Nye Road

Lyons, NY  14489

(315) 946-5722

(315) 946-5726 (fax) – e-mail address - web site


Wayne County Action Program

Family Development Center Program & Parent Support Connection. Provides a variety of services including; after school programs, head start, youth and family interventions and more. See the following website for more information:

7190 East Ridge Road

Sodus NY 14551

(315) 483-8080

(315) 483-4601 (fax)


Wayne County Department of Aging and Youth

The Department of Aging and Youth is committed to serve the under-21 and over-60 residents of Wayne County.  The Department’s primary goals are to foster independence, mediate problems, and advocate for services to enhance the quality of life for old and young populations with allocated State, County and Federal funds in accordance to policies and guidelines.  They assess and prioritize individual and community needs, provide appropriate services and develop resources, whenever possible, to meet these needs.

1519 Nye Road

Suite 300

Lyons, NY  14489

(315) 946-5624

(315) 946-7626 – fax


Wayne County Department of Social Services

Services include child protective services, social services, adoption services, Medicaid, social security and preventative services.

Ask for Service Intake Worker for assistance

P. O. Box 10

Lyons, NY  14489

(315) 946-4881

(315) 946-7626 – fax










Wayne County Public Health

Early Intervention Program - web site

The program provides service coordination for children with special needs.

1519 Nye Road

Suite 200

Lyons, NY  14489

(315) 946-7262

(315) 946-5767 – fax


Sodus Community Health

This is a center that will provide dental services for young children.



Local Support group

This is a support group for family members, caretakers and friends of individuals living with mental illness.

First Baptist Church of Williamson

4212 East Main Street

Williamson, NY 14589


Supported by:  NAMI Rochester, phone 585.423.1593 or email: for more information about the NAMI Family Support Group.


Community Centers

Community centers provide many different activities for young children to senior citizens which promote a healthy community and lifestyle.



(315) 946-6202



(315) 331-2532



(315) 597-5501