Evidence-Based Practice Project

County Mental Health Directory

 

ALLEGANY County Mental Health Services
45 North Broad Street
Wellsville, NY 14895
(585) 593-1991

ORLEANS County Department of Mental Health
14014 Route # 31W
Albion, NY 14411
(585) 589-7066

 

 

CATTRARAUGUS County Community Services
1 Leo Moss Drive, Suite 4308
Olean, NY 14760-1156
(716) 373-8040

 

SCHUYLER County Mental Health Services
Mill Creek Center
106 South Perry Street, Suite 4
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-8288

 

CHAUTAUQUA County Mental Hygiene Services
Hall R. Clothier Building
7 North Erie Street
Mayville, NY 14757
(716) 753-4319

 

SENECA County Mental Health Services
31 Thurber Drive
Waterloo, NY 13165
(315) 539-1980

 

 

CHEMUNG County Community Mental Health Services
P.O. Box 588
Elmira, NY 14902-0588
(607) 737-5501

 

STEUBEN County Community Services
County Office Building
115 Liberty Street
Bath, NY 14810
(607) 776-6577

 

ERIE County Department of Mental Health
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 858-8530

 

TIOGA County Department of Mental Health Services
1062 Rt. # 38
P.O. Box 177
Owego, NY 13827
(607) 687-0200

 

GENESEE County Mental Health Services
5130 East Main St., Suite 2
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 344-1421

 

TOMPKINS County Mental Health Services
201 East Green Street
Ithaca, NY 14850-5421
(607) 274-6300

 

 

LIVINGSTON County Mental Health Services
4600 Millennium Drive
Geneseo, NY 14454
(585) 243-7250

 

WAYNE Behavioral Health Network
1519 Nye Road, Suite 110
Lyons, NY 14489
(315) 946-5722

 

 

MONROE County Office of Mental Health
1099 Jay Street
Building J, 2nd Floor
Rochester, NY 14611
(585) 753-6047

 

WYOMING County Department of Mental Health
338 North Main Street
Warsaw, NY 14569
(585) 786-8871

 

 

NIAGARA County Mental Health Department
Suite 200
5467 Upper Mountain Road
Lockport, NY 14094-1895
(716) 439-7410

 

YATES County Community Services
417 Liberty Street
Suite 2033
Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 536-5115

 

 

ONTARIO County Mental Health Services
3019 County Complex Dr.
Canandaigua, NY 14424
(585) 396-4363

 

Family Support Programs

 

ALLEGANY

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care.   Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided.   Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.


Patti DiNardo, Executive Director

585-289-4874

Main Business Office:

607-776-2164 or 1-800-934-4244

Web Link

 

CHAUTAUQUA

Family Support Program
Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene
99 South Erie
Mayville, NY 14757

Family support is free to all parents, foster parents, grandparents, and adoptive parents. Group meetings are held in various locations in the county with child care provided free of charge. The program offers educational and informational events to all interested parents and professionals.   Respite care is also offered as part of Family Support.

Melody Morris, Family Support Services Coordinator             
716-753-4157

Nancy Steenburn, Mental Health Assistant
716-753-4150

Dunkirk Toll-Free
716-363-4150

Jamestown Toll-Free
716-661-7150

 

CHEMUNG

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care.   Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided.   Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Phone: 607-776-2164

Web Link

 

ERIE

Child and Family Support Program
Mental Health Association in Erie County
999 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209

Provides Family Support group meetings in 3 locations in Erie County , educational meetings, planned in-home respite, information, telephone support, advocacy, networking and access to trainings and conferences for parents, grandparents, foster parents of children with emotional or behavioral problems.   Free respite/childcare is offered at all group meetings.

Jenny Laney, Director                                           
716-886-1242 Ext. 313

Jack Woodworth, Dirctor of Operations
716-886-1242 Ext. 317

Melissa Salamon, Family Support Partner

716-886-1242 x346

Web Link

 

Mid Erie Family Support Program
Mid-Erie Counseling and Treatment Services
1526 Walden Ave
Buffalo, NY 14225

Provides Family Support Group meeting with free respite/childcare. Transportation can be arranged.

Main Office

716-895-6700

 

GENESSE

GLOW Family Support
Hillside Family of Agencies
96 W. Buffalo Street
Warsaw, NY 14569

585-256-7500

 

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant.   Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacy, and educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly.

Caroline Schmieder, Family Support Manager                         
585-786-5926

Pam Brannan, Sr. Parent Consultant
585-721-9524

Tammy Zobel, Family Consultant
585-344-0134 Ext. 106

Web Link

 

LIVINGSTON

GLOW Family Support
Hillside Family of Agencies
24 Main Street

Mt. Morris, NY

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant.   Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacy, and educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly. Support groups are available in Mt. Morris and Dansville.

Caroline Schmieder, Family Support Manager                         
585-786-5926

Pam Brannan, Sr. Parent Consultant
585-721-9524

Kathy Holmes, Family Consultant, Mt. Morris
585-245-9570 Ext. 115

Tammy Zobel, Family Consultant, Dansville
585-245-9570

Web Link

 

 

MONROE

Better Days Ahead Family Support Network (BDA)
Mental Health Association
320 Goodman Street
Rochester , NY 14607

Better Days Ahead is a parent run family support network that holds meetings in several locations in Monroe County. Respite and transportation is available for most meetings. BDA also offers individual respite, advocacy, and educational opportunities. Also Spanish speaking support group and other bi-lingual groups. BDA also offers many parenting programs such as Incredible Years (IYP), Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP), and Multiple Family Group (MFG)

Debbie Bartlett, Director                                                         
585-325-3145 EXT.116

Renee Jacobs, Assistant Director                                            
585-325-3145 EXT. 133

Tammy Sweeney, IN-Take Coordinator
585-325-3145 Ext. 117

Nancy Lundberg, Family Mentor Supervisor
585-325-3145 Ext.118

Web Link

 

NIAGARA

A collaboration of services between The Mental Health Association in Niagara County, and New Directions Youth and Family Services, Inc. Programs provide support group meetings in Lockport, and Wheatfield. Child care is provided free at groups, as well as transportation assistance. Provides family outreach services, individual and systems advocacy for families/children, referral to Compeer Niagara for "kids", and Casey House shelter. Crisis respite is also available to families through Casey House Shelter for children 12 and older.

Phone: 716-433-3780

Web Link


ONTARIO

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director
585-289-4874

Alison Snyder, Family Peer Advocate (Canandaigua and Geneva)
315-462-3099

Web Link

 

ORLEANS

GLOW Family Support
Hillside Family of Agencies
50 Batavia City Center
Batavia, NY 14020

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant.   Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacy, and educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meetings, group respite is held regularly.

Caroline Schmieder, Family Support Manager                         
585-786-5926

Pam Brannan, Sr. Parent Consultant
585-721-9524

Alicia Grandy, Parent Consultant
585-589-2465

Web Link

 

SCHUYLER

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director
585-289-4874

Web Link

 

SENECA

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director                                             
585-289-4874

Betty Lou Delong, Family Peer Advocate (Seneca Falls/Ovid)                                 
315-585-6183

Web Link

 

STEUBEN

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director
585-289-4874

Deborah Weigel, Family Peer Advocate                  
607-425-7104

Web Link

 

TIOGA

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care.   Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided.   Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director                                        
585-289-4874

Corey Barrows, Family Peer Advocate (Owego/Waverly)  
607-422-1779

Web Link

 

TOMPKINS

Family Support Services
Mental Health Association in TOMPKINS County
301 South Geneva Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

607-273-9250

Provides parent support services, planned and unplanned respite care as well as monthly and special summer therapeutic recreational group activities.   Respite services are open to all children who are seriously emotionally disabled, developmentally delayed, or who have behavioral issues, or a parent with a mental illness.   Respite is community-based using a companion model. (An adult trained with specific interventions to enhance the child(ren) socialization and skill building). Family Support also provides information and referral, advocacy, and community education and training, and Parent support groups.

Thomas Nazario              
TNazario@mhaedu.org

Web Link

 

WAYNE

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care.   Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided.   Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director                                            
585-289-4874

Judy Larson, Family Peer Advocate (Lyons/Ontario Center)      
315-331-2404

Web Link

 

WYOMING

Glow Family Support
Hillside Family of Agencies
96 W. Buffalo Street
Warsaw, NY 14569

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant.   Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacy, and educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly.

Caroline Schmieder, Family Support Manager                         
585-786-5926

Pam Brannan, Sr. Parent Consultant                             
585-721-9524

Kathy Holmes, Parent Consultant                  
585-786-5918

Sara Schmieder, Youth Advisory Chair
585-786-5926

Web Link

 

YATES

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)
25 West Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

Patti DiNardo, Executive Director
585-289-4874

Rebecca Andersen, Family Peer Advocate
315-536-2656

Web Link

 

REGION RESOURCES

Children's Mental Health Coalition of Western New York, Inc.
Chapter of Families Together in New York State

105 Hyledge Drive

Amherst, NY 14226

Mary Skorupa, Executive Director
mtskorupa@cmhcwny.org

716-871-8997

Web Link

 

 

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