County Information

Please select your county to find local Office of Mental Health information and Family Resources. 

Region Resources

Children's Mental Health Coalition of Western New York, Inc.
Chapter of Families Together in New York State

105 Hyledge Drive
Amherst, NY 14226
Phone: (716) 871-8997

Allegany County

County Contact

Allegany County Mental Health Services
45 North Broad Street
Wellsville, NY 14895
(585) 593-1991

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

 

Cattaraugus County

County Contact

Cattaraugus County Community Services
1 Leo Moss Drive, Suite 4308
Olean, NY 14760-1156
(716) 373-8040

Family Resources

The Rehabilitation Center

Family Peer Support Program offered through Cattaraugus County Department of Community Services.
Parent Support Groups designed to empower parents are held in various locations throughout the county.

 

Chautauqua County

County Contact

Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene Services
2 Academy Street, Suite 201
Mayville, NY 14757
(716) 753-4104

Family Resources

Family Support Program Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene

Family support is free to all parents, foster parents, grandparents and adoptive parents. Group meetings are held in various locations in the county with child care provided free of charge. The program offers educational and informational events to all interested parents and professionals. Respite care is also offered as part of Family Support.

Chemung County

County Contact

Chemung County Community Mental Health Services
P.O. Box 588
Elmira, NY 14902-0588
(607) 737-5501

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

 

Erie County

County Contact

Erie County Department of Mental Health
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 858-8530

Family Resources

Child and Family Support Program: Mental Health Association in Erie County

Provides Family Support group meetings in 3 locations in Erie County, educational meetings, planned in-home respite, information, telephone support, advocacy, networking and access to trainings and conferences for parents, grandparents, foster parents of children with emotional or behavioral problems. Free respite/childcare is offered at all group meetings.

Genesee County

County Contact

Genesee County Mental Health Services
5130 East Main St., Suite 2
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 344-1421

Family Resources

GLOW Family Support: Hillside Family of Agencies 

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant. Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacyand educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly.

Full List of Family Resources

Livingston County

County Contact

Livingston County Mental Health Services
4600 Millennium Drive
Geneseo, NY 14454
(585) 243-7250

Family Resources

GLOW Family Support: Hillside Family of Agencies 

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant. Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacyand educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly.

Full List of Family Resources

Monroe County

County Contact

Monroe County Office of Mental Health
1099 Jay Street
Building J, 2nd Floor 
Rochester, NY 14611
(585) 753-6047

Family Resources

Mental Health Association - Family Support
320 N. Goodman Street 
Rochester, NY 14607

The Mental Health Association of Rochester provides a number of family support services including, individual and group support, teen support, family education workshops and more. Some resources are available in Spanish. 

Niagara County

County Contact

Niagara County Mental Health Department
5467 Upper Mountain Road, Suite 200
Lockport, NY 14094-1895
(716) 439-7410

Family Resources

The Mental Health Association in Niagara County and
New Directions Youth and Family Services, Inc.

A collaboration of services and programs provide support group meetings in Lockport, Niagara Falls and Wheatfield. Additional services include: family outreach services, individual and systems advocacy for families/children, referral to Compeer Niagara for "kids" and Casey House shelter. Crisis respite is also available to families through Casey House Shelter for children 12 and older.

Ontario County

County Contact

Ontario County Mental Health Services
3019 County Complex Dr.
Canandaigua, NY 14424
(585) 396-4363

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

Orleans County

County Contact

Orleans County Department of Mental Health
14014 Route 31 West
Albion, NY 14411
(585) 589-7066

Family Resources

GLOW Family Support: Hillside Family of Agencies 

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant. Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacyand educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly.

Full List of Family Resources

Schuyler County

County Contact

Schuyler County Mental Health Services
Mill Creek Center
106 South Perry Street, Suite 4
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-8288

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

Seneca County

County Contact

Seneca County Mental Health Services
31 Thurber Drive
Waterloo, NY 13165
(315) 539-1980

Family Resources

Child and Family Support Program: Mental Health Association in Erie County

Provides Family Support group meetings in 3 locations in Erie County, educational meetings, planned in-home respite, information, telephone support, advocacy, networking and access to trainings and conferences for parents, grandparents, foster parents of children with emotional or behavioral problems. Free respite/childcare is offered at all group meetings.

Steuben County

County Contact

Steuben County Community Services
County Office Building
115 Liberty Street
Bath, NY 14810
(607) 664-2255

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

Tioga County

County Contact

Tioga County Department of Mental Health Services
1062 Rt. # 38
P.O. Box 177 
Owego, NY 13827
(607) 687-0200

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

Tompkins County

County Contact

Tompkins County Mental Health Services
201 East Green Street
Ithaca, NY 14850-5421
(607) 274-6300

Family Resources

Mental Health Association in Tompkins County 
301 South Geneva Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

Family Support Services provides parent support groups, peer support services and parent empowerment trainings. Services for youth include respite programs, teen groups, summer day camps and young adults group. 

Wayne County

County Contact

Wayne Behavioral Health Network
1519 Nye Road, Suite 110
Lyons, NY 14489
(315) 946-5722

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.

Wyoming County

County Contact

Wyoming County Department of Mental Health
460 North Main Street
Warsaw, NY 14569
(585) 786-8871

Family Resources

GLOW Family Support: Hillside Family of Agencies 

Family Support groups are facilitated by a Parent Consultant. Groups offer education, parenting tips, stress management, advocacyand educational opportunities. Free child care is provided at group meeting, group respite is held regularly.

Full List of Family Resources

Yates County

County Contact

Yates County Community Services
417 Liberty Street
Suite 1056
Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 536-5115

Family Resources

Finger Lakes Parent Network (FLPN)

A parent-run not for profit organization offering parent support groups with free child care. Planned group respite care, using a sitter companion model is provided. Advocacy, conferences, workshops and other educational events are offered.

*See the Staff Directory for your local county contacts.