Herkimer County

"Kin and Kids" Outreach & Support provided by the Neighborhood Center

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The Kin & Kids program offers support and advocacy to relatives and other nonparent caregivers caring for children in Oneida and Herkimer Counties.


  • Provide updated information and resources
  • Assess the support and needs of the family
  • Host support group forums and nurturing classes to meet diverse needs of caregiver and children
  • Facilitate family group meetings for the purpose of family decision making
  • Offer language translation or interpretation services
  • Assist in accessing child only grants through DSS and other government benefits
  • Make referrals to ensure medical, legal, and educational services


The program is provided by The Neighborhood Center

                                       Contact person: Tina Hudyncia

                                       Contact number:  (315)272-2630