Legal Information And Services

Pregnant and Parenting Teens
5. Resources For Teen Mothers and Fathers

Legal Information And Services

Locating your attorney on your foster care case:

Lawyers for Children
(212) 966-6420 or (800) 244-2540

Legal Aid Society
(212) 577-3300

Locating your attorney if a neglect or abuse case has been or might be filed against you:

Center for Family Representation (CFR)'s Young Parents Project
(for cases filed in Manhattan and Queens)
(212) 691-0950 x228 or x247

Brooklyn Family Defense
(for cases filed in Brooklyn)
(347) 592-2500

Bronx Defenders
(for cases filed in the Bronx)
(718) 838-7878


Nurse-Family Partnership offers low-income, first-time mothers throughout New York City care and support beginning in pregnancy and continuing until the child turns two years old, through home visits by registered nurses.
Phone: (646) 672-2821

Visiting Nurse Service of New York offers home nurse visits and monitoring for families with babies or parents with special medical needs.
(800) 675-0391