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52 West Main Street
Washingtonville, NY 10992

Phone: 845.497.4000
Fax: 845.497.4030
Social Work Services

Social Work Services
Paul Saladino, LMSW
District Social Worker
Middle School/HighSchool            
(845) 497-4000 ext. 24523
psaladino@ws.k12.ny.us

Erin Milteer, LMSW
District Social Worker
Elementary Schools
(845) 497-4000 ext. 25508
emilteer@ws.k12.ny.us      

 
Katherine O'Sullivan, LCSW
District Social Worker
High School
(845) 497-4000 ext. 24524
kosullivan@ws.k12.ny.us                   

MOBILE MENTAL HEALTH 24 hours a Day / 7 Days a Week

1-888-750-2266


National SUICIDE PREVENTION Lifeline

800-273-TALK (8255)

Free 24-hour hotline available for suicidal crisis or emotional distress.

  
 

Role of the Social Worker :

Provide crisis intervention, counseling services, support, and case management.
• Build trusting relationships with students, families, and school personnel.
• Maintain the confidentiality of student and family.
• Provide home visits/meet families to understand and address barriers to learning.
• Link students and families with school and community resources.
• Encourage families to effectively participate in their child’s education.
• Collaborate with school personnel to assess students’ social / emotional obstacles.
• Help families understand school policies, services, and programs.
• Assist staff to develop student plans for students with academic and behavior problems.
• Educate families on entitlements.
• Develop / facilitate / coordinate prevention activities and intervention strategies.
• Serve on community committees.
• Advocate for the development of healthy decision making skills for both students & parents.
• Provide effective parenting education strategies.
• Promote the employment of productive conflict resolution approaches.
• Arrange services for families in Temporary Housing under McKinney-Vento legislation.  

• Outreach for Military Families. 
 

Community Resources & Websites

Mental Health Association

http://mhaorangeny.com/

System of Care

http://www.mysystemofcare.com/

Dispute Resolution Center

http://www.drcservices.org/

Catholic Charities

http://www.catholiccharitiesoc.org/

Hospice of Orange and Sullivan

http://hospiceoforange.com/

Family Empowerment Council 

http://familyempowerment.org/

Access:  Supports for Living

http://accesssupports.org/

Four Winds Hospital

http://www.fourwindshospital.com/about_four_winds/westchester/index.html

Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center

http://www.ghvfhc.org/

Country Kids Food Pantry

https://sites.google.com/site/countrykidsfoodpantry/

NHS Preventative Services

http://www.nhsonline.org/locations.html

Child Protective Services

http://www.co.orange.ny.us/content/124/1374/1498/default.aspx

Orange County Department of Social Services

http://www.co.orange.ny.us/content/124/1374/default.aspx

Orange County Youth Bureau

http://www.co.orange.ny.us/content/124/1386/default.aspx

Jewish Family Services of Orange County

http://jfsorange.org/

Safe Home of Orange County

SAMHSA Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Admin

http://www.samhsa.gov/SAMHSAnewsLetter/Volume_18_Number_5/ResourcesAtAGlance.aspx

Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Council of Orange County

http://adacinfo.com/

Orange County Dept. of Probation

http://www.criminaljustice.ny.gov/opca/orange.htm

Cornell Cooperative Extension

http://cce.cornell.edu/orange

Washingtonville Pediatrics Wellness Center

http://www.washingtonvillepediatrics.com/health-and-wellness-counseling-center.php

Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Programs (US ARMY MWR)

http://www.westpointmwr.com/

Westchester Medical Center Behaviorial Health Center

http://www.westchestermedicalcenter.com/BHC

Hudson Health Plan

http://www.hudsonhealthplan.org/

New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center (Westchester)

http://www.cornellpsychiatry.org/

Rehabilitation Support Services (RSS)

http://rehab.org/county/orange-county/

Safe Homes

http://www.safehomesorangecounty.org/

Government Health Insurance Marketplace

https://www.healthcare.gov/

Middletown Community Health Center (Washingtonville)

http://www.mchccares.org/


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