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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

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Community Forum to Focus on Domestic Violence Awareness

One in three women and one in seven men will become a victim of domestic violence in her or his lifetime. The Return of Social Change, presented by Plan First Technologies, is a community forum that will bring awareness to … Continued

Pinwheels for Prevention

New Grants Support Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment in Cortland and Madison Counties

Family Counseling Services (FCS), in collaboration with the Cortland County Department of Social Services (DSS) and the Madison County DSS, has received two grants totaling $160,748 for a two-year project that will focus on child abuse prevention and treatment. The … Continued


Opiate Overdose Prevention Training Offered to the Community

Cortland Prevention Resources, a division of Family Counseling Services, is offering a free training to community members who want to learn how to identify a possible opiate overdose and learn how to use Narcan to prevent the overdose.  Narcan is … Continued