Behavioral Health Services North, Inc. offers several programs and resources for helping those we serve achieve wellbeing and independence through opportunities that protect, empower, respect choice and preserve dignity, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
BHSN provides direct services to those in need in Clinton, Franklin and Essex Counties. These services provide a key safety net for those in our society who are most vulnerable or who are at a difficult place in their life.
STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
STOP Domestic Violence is a NYS certified program providing services to domestic violence victims, educating the community, and building community collaborations to create safer communities, 24 hours a day.
EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE SERVICES
EAS is an employee assistance program which contracts with employers to provide early detection and effective intervention for employees experiencing personal problems that affect their personal lives and/or their job performance.
Home Visitation programs provide structured visits by trained professionals to parents who are pregnant or have young children.
Supported education provides support for individuals with mental health disabilities to take advantage of skill, career and education opportunities.
HOME & COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES
Home and Community Based Services creates service plans that focus on the unique needs of each child and builds on the strengths of the family unit.
Our Supported Employment programs offer people with disabilities opportunities to enter the workforce and be successful in maintaining employment.
Respite services provide short-term and temporary care to families who do not currently have resources to assist in caring for a child with a mental health diagnosis.
THERAPEUTIC FOSTER CARE
Therapeutic Foster Care is designed to serve children and youth who require individualized, intensive foster care services in Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties.
PERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES
Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS) is a comprehensive model that integrates rehabilitation, treatment, and support services for people with serious mental illness.
PERSONAL ACCOUNTABILITY FOR CHANGING TOMORROW (PACT)
PACT is a batterer accountability program for men who perpetrate violence towards their partners. PACT works to teach and foster non-abusive and non-controlling behavior.
MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCACY
MHA provides education, advocacy, information and referral to the community on behavioral health issues. The Anti-Stigma sub-committee endeavors to create awareness of stigma and works to lessen it.