For information or appointments
Cortland (607) 753-0234
Oneida (315) 280-0400

Family Counseling Services

Family Counseling Services is a private, non-profit organization offering professional counseling and prevention services. Mental health and chemical dependency counseling programs are available for youth, adults and families who are experiencing emotional, personal, and alcohol or drug-related problems. Services are available at multiple locations in Cortland and Madison counties and through our school-based counseling programs.

Family Counseling employs a staff of professional counselors and consulting medical personnel with diverse training and experience. It is our goal to provide superior, confidential services for the well-being of each of our clients.

Our Cortland Prevention Resources division offers prevention education and services, mentoring and other programs for youth, adults, families, professionals and educators. The LGBT Resource Center is located at the Prevention offices and offers information, resources and social activities.


Recent News


Ensuring the Success of Our Youth

By Linnay Harmer, Prevention Specialist – Teens are under more pressure than ever before and the pressures to fit in are always increasing. And unfortunately far too many of our youth today don’t feel good about themselves largely in part … Continued


Stop Bullying In Its Tracks!

By Mary Dykeman, Prevention Specialist – October is National Bullying Prevention Month! We all need to be aware that bullying and its effects continue to impact children. But there are things we can do to stop bullying in its tracks. … Continued

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Family Game Night Coming October 12!

Enjoy a free, interactive family fun night that includes a meal, emphasis on families spending time together, positive messages, and activities that families can participate in together!   Download the flyer….  Family Game Night Flyer – October 12