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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 LGBTQ Resource Center is located at the Prevention offices and offers information, resources and social activities.

 

Recent News

Rethinking Drinking

Besides warmer weather and some sunshine, April also represents alcohol awareness month. While it is important to discuss the risks of alcohol, agencies like the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism share the point that people often have two … Continued

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Applications Being Accepted for 2019 Richard Shay Human Services Award

Family & Children’s Counseling Services is accepting applications for the 2019 Richard Shay Human Services Award. The application deadline is April 30, 2019. DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE In 2001, the Family Counseling Services Board of Directors created this award to … Continued

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November Food for Thought: Resilience and the Biology of Stress

Kathryn Simons will be the guest presenter for the November Food for Thought session. Learn about resilience, the biology of stress and the science of hope. This presentation ties in with the new documentary, Resilience. Download the FFT Flyer

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Rethinking Drinking

Besides warmer weather and some sunshine, April also represents alcohol awareness month. While it is important to discuss the risks of alcohol, agencies like the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism share the point that people often have two … Continued

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Applications Being Accepted for 2019 Richard Shay Human Services Award

Family & Children’s Counseling Services is accepting applications for the 2019 Richard Shay Human Services Award. The application deadline is April 30, 2019. DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE In 2001, the Family Counseling Services Board of Directors created this award to … Continued

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The Dangers of Loneliness to Youth

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat—these are just a few of the social media sites that keep us connected in this modern age.  As technology continues to develop at an astounding rate, people are being offered more and more ways to connect … Continued

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Rethinking Drinking

Besides warmer weather and some sunshine, April also represents alcohol awareness month. While it is important to discuss the risks of alcohol, agencies like the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism share the point that people often have two … Continued

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Applications Being Accepted for 2019 Richard Shay Human Services Award

Family & Children’s Counseling Services is accepting applications for the 2019 Richard Shay Human Services Award. The application deadline is April 30, 2019. DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE In 2001, the Family Counseling Services Board of Directors created this award to … Continued

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New Substance Abuse Treatment Program Launched in Broome County

Through their strategic partnership, Family Counseling Services (FCS) and Family & Children’s Society (F&CS) are now offering outpatient substance abuse treatment in Broome County for those struggling with addiction. The new clinic is co-located in the outpatient mental health clinic … Continued

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