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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


Cortland Community Mentors Celebrate Mentoring Month with #80for80 Campaign

January marks the 15th annual National Mentoring Month, and Cortland Community Mentors (Cortland YWCA, Cortland Prevention Resources, and Access to Independence) in collaboration with Cortland Area Communities That Care are participating in this campaign aimed at expanding quality mentoring opportunities … Continued

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FCS Recognized as Tobacco Treatment Champion

The Central New York (CNY) Regional Center for Tobacco Health Systems at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center (SJHHC) recognized local Medical and Mental Healthcare organizations who championed comprehensive tobacco treatment policies throughout the region. “These tobacco treatment champions were honored … Continued

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FCS Now Offering Medicaid Transportation Services!

Family Counseling Services (FCS) is now offering Medicaid Transportation Services in Cortland County! FCS staff has been working for months to complete all the details needed to launch the transportation service. “We are really excited to get started. It is … Continued