Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Crisis Intervention Program for Developmental Disabilities

Community Outreach Programs

The Crisis Intervention Program provides support and assistance to families and other care-providers when a person with a developmental disability is in a crisis situation involving their behavior, health, or involvement in the community. The program offers support to persons with developmental disabilities so that they may adequately function in family, community, and work settings.

The Crisis Intervention Program is administered by the Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics division of Golisano Children's Hospital. It is a family support services program through OPWDD. Individuals who meet eligibility criteria for OPWDD, who live in Monroe County and who meet the crisis criteria are eligible for service. There is no fee for this service.


Connect with Golisano Children's Hospital

Golisano Children's Hospital Development

Contact Us

Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Golisano Children’s Hospital
Box 671
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642

Phone: (585) 275-5599
Fax: (585) 275-3366

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

For emergencies, call
(585) 275-5599, response is immediate during office hours or you will be directed to contact the UR page office and a team member will call you back within 15 minutes if outside of office hours.