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
http://www.lawyersforchildren.org

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
http://www.cfrny.org/

Brooklyn Family Defense
(for cases filed in Brooklyn)
(347) 592-2500
http://www.bfdp.org/

Bronx Defenders
(for cases filed in the Bronx)
(718) 838-7878
http://www.bronxdefenders.org/our-work/we-fight-keep-families-together

HOME VISITING NURSE PROGRAMS

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
http://www.nursefamilypartnership.org/locations/New-York

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
http://www.vnsny.org/