Intensive Family Support Services-IFSS

Community Based Program

General Information
Description of ServiceFamilies are often the primary care providers for their loved ones who are mentally ill. Saint Clare's Intensive Family Support Services (IFSS) provides support and education to family members or caretakers of adults diagnosed with serious mental illness. The program focuses on enhancing the strength and stability of the family system. Mental health professionals are available to respond to your individual needs during daytime, evening and weekend hours, with access to service 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Services include:

Psycho-education about mental illness
Family consultation to assess a family's needs
Family support groups for mutual support and interaction
Family retreats that offer respite care for family from the caretaking role
Advocacy and assertiveness training to navigate the mental health system
Referral and service linkage for obtaining mental health and non-mental health assistance for their ill family member.
LocationMorris County
Geographical AreaNorthern
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Client Information
Target PopulationFamilies
Languages SpokenLanguage Bank
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Fee
Hours of Operation 24/7
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Contact Information
Contact's Phone 973-625-7095
Physical Site Address 1 50 Morris Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denville, NJ 07834
Main Phone 973-625-7095
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Saint Clare's Hospital
Affiliated Program: Community Based Program
This Service: Intensive Family Support Services-IFSS
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Advocacy ()
Intensive Family Support Services ()