Family Counseling Program

Program description: This program provides psychotherapy to individuals, families, and groups by a staff of professionally trained and New York State Certified Social Workers along with a psychiatric consultant. Service areas include: Strengthening families; personal development; pre-marital evaluations/counseling; marriage/relationship counseling; parent-child relationships; separation/divorce adjustment; and school adjustment. The Family Counseling Program is also the provider of the Lourdes Hospital Employee Assistance Program (EAP), which offers short-term counseling to Lourdes employees. Additionally, The Family Counseling Program offers a marriage enrichment curriculum entitled "Married and Loving It", a STEP Pre-teen parenting curriculum and a Blended Families curriculum. "How to make friends with a Butterfly" is our latest program addition, teaching children how to make friends and prevent bullying.

Eligibility: Broome County families, couples and individuals.

Payment: Sliding scale fee. Most Insurances accepted.

Offices at 232 Main Street, Binghamton New York 13905
Monday & Wednesday - 8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 8:30 am to 6:00 pm

Contact: (607) 729-9166

Functional Family Therapy (FFT)

FFT is designed to offer in-home or office family therapy services on a weekly basis to families with children at risk of placement or in the juvenile justice system

Contact: (607) 584-7800

  • Eligibility:

    Children between the ages of 11 and 17 who are at risk of probation or placement

  • Payment:

    Free/Grant Funded

Gateway Center For Youth

Gateway is a free and confidential counseling program that offers short-term individual counseling and a variety of group counseling opportunities.
For more information, or to apply, call 584-7800.

  • Eligibility:

    Any Broome County youth ages 8-21 years

  • Payment:

    Free/Grant Funded

Community Connections Center

The Center's mission is to help support students and their families to be healthy, safe and productive members of the Endicott Community. We use a solution-focused, strength-based, youth friendly approach.
Community Connections Center provides:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Case Management
  • Advocacy
  • Theraputic Skill Building
  • Parent Partner Services
  • Workshops on topics such as parenting; anger management; recognizing abuse; improving self-esteem
  • Individualized Service Plans
  • Opportunities and Supports
  • Quick Access to Other Providers (referrals and some on-site)
  • Referrals to Other Resources

Eligibility: Student or Family living in the Union Endicott School District

Contact: (607) 757-2637