607 Healing Hearts: Overdose Grief Support Group Formed

We wanted to share that an overdose grief support group has formed in the Cortland community. 607 Healing Hearts is a peer run group with professional support for parents and guardians who have lost a child to a drug overdose. … Continued

Help for Struggling Family Member

By Monica Nouvong and Mary Peterson – My family member is struggling with substance use but I really think the center of the problem is anxiety and depression. What can I do to help? What your family member is going … Continued

National Prevention Week: Preventing Youth Tobacco Use

Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in our community and across the country. Exposure to both ads and product displays has been shown to make youth more likely to start smoking. The more tobacco marketing kids see, … Continued

8 Reasons Why People Don’t Get Treatment for Mental Illness….and how we can help

Dr. David Susman has a great post on his blog listing 8 Reasons Why People Don’t Get Treatment for Mental Illness that is worth reading. But Family Counseling Services has things to offer that can help cut down that list. … Continued

FCS Launches Same Day Access for Addiction Services

This morning, Family Counseling Services began offering Same Day Access for individuals seeking chemical dependency treatment. And despite the blustery weather, four people came in to the Cortland clinic and received evaluations….today. “Our team is really excited to be able … Continued

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