Mental Health


Organizational Chart for all Mental



Authorized under the New York State Mental Hygiene Law, Genesee County Mental Health Department is responsible for developing and overseeing services and programs in the areas of mental illness, mental retardation, developmental disabilities, and alcoholism & substance abuse. This is accomplished through a combination of county-operated services and contracted services with private not-for-profit corporations.

County-operated services include an Outpatient Clinic for Adults and Children, Case and Care Management Services for both adults and children, a Continuing Day Treatment program for adults, 24 Hour Emergency Services, and Community Education on a variety of mental health related topics.

The contracted services are provided through the following private not-for-profit agencies: the Genesee Council on Alcohol and Substance Abuse, Mental Health Association Social Club, NYSARC-Genesee Co. Chapter Sheltered Workshop, the Restoration Society's ACE Employment Service, Care and Crisis Helpline, and Hillside Children's Center GLOW Parent Support Program.