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Homelessness Prevention: Residents in Supportive Housing to Gain Financial Management Skills via Grant from People’s United Community Foundation

| April 5, 2017

Hicksville, NY (April 5, 2017) – People’s United Community Foundation this month awarded a grant to nonprofit CN Guidance & Counseling Services to reduce risk of homelessness among low- and moderate-income individuals living in supportive housing—apartments across Long Island equipped with special supportive services for people who are gradually building their independence. The grant fuels personalized financial skills-training—covering how to... Read More


New “Link-Age” Program Will Find/Serve Seniors with Depression, Addiction, and Other Serious Issues

| September 29, 2016

NY State Grant of $1 Million To Support Partnership and Service-Coordination in Nassau County Hicksville, NY (September 29, 2016) – Seniors across Nassau County who face mental health and substance use issues—a growing concern—will benefit from a new “triple partnership” that will find, outreach proactively to and serve adults age 55 and older whose independence or survival in the community... Read More


Confronting Epidemic of Kids Using Drugs, New Federal Grant will Fuel Northport/East Northport Coalition

| September 16, 2016

Confronting Epidemic of Kids Using Drugs, New Federal Grant will Fuel Northport/East Northport Coalition Northport/East Northport, among hardest hit on L.I., to receive $625,000 over 5 years Hicksville, NY (September 19, 2016) – As parents, teachers, and youth in the Northport/East Northport school district reel from an epidemic of prescription drug and alcohol addiction among teens, including the drug-related deaths... Read More


CN Guidance & Counseling Services Named Finalist in Prestigious HIA-LI 22nd Annual Business Achievement Awards

| August 22, 2016

Hicksville, NY (August 22, 2016) – CN Guidance & Counseling Services, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals and families on Long Island affected by mental health and/or substance use disorders, has been named a finalist in an annual awards competition that has endured over two decades, honoring the productivity and impact of businesses serving... Read More


CN Guidance & Counseling Services Awarded Best of Hicksville for Outpatient Mental Health

| August 12, 2016

Hicksville, NY (August 12, 2016) – At a time when 1 in 6 Long Island residents face a mental health disorder ranging from anxiety to severe depression, and more than 350 people per year are dying from overdosing on heroin or prescription narcotics, CN Guidance & Counseling Services was recognized for providing top-quality services to local residents. In mid-July, CN... Read More


Golf Event Raises More Than $80,000 – and Awareness — For Families and Individuals Facing Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| July 26, 2016

Nassau County, NY (July 26, 2016) – More than 100 Long Island residents, including almost 90 golfers of all skill levels converged on the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury on Monday, July 18th to support the work of CN Guidance & Counseling Services, a nonprofit providing counseling and treatment to individuals facing depression, anxiety, drug addiction, personality... Read More


TV Meteorologist and Humorist Norm Dvoskin to be Honored at Fundraiser to Help Families Facing Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| July 7, 2016

Hicksville, NY (June 29, 2016) – The light-hearted, humorous News 12 Long Island meteorologist Norm Dvoskin will be honored at a nonprofit fundraiser on Monday, July 18th at the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, NY. Dvoskin recently retired after years of on-air forecasting and levity. The golf-event will benefit CN Guidance & Counseling Services, a leader on... Read More


51 New Computers Will Help Local Nonprofit Stay Ahead of Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders on L.I.

| May 31, 2016

 NY State Office of Mental Health Awards CN Guidance Needed Technical Upgrade Grant  Hicksville, NY (May 31, 2016) – Demonstrating commitment to the treatment and recovery of Long Island residents facing mental health and substance use disorders, the New York State Office of Mental Health has granted $50,000 to nonprofit CN Guidance & Counseling Services. The funding expressly enables replacing... Read More


CN Guidance Aquires Space to Help More People with Mental Health and Substance Use Challenges

| May 11, 2016

 Ribbon-cutting Ceremony May 18th at new CN Guidance facility in Plainview Hicksville, NY (May 10, 2016) – CN Guidance & Counseling Services has opened a new 21,000-square foot facility in Plainview, Nassau County, expanding the nonprofit’s and region’s capacity to serve individuals facing substance use and mental health disorders, during an era of escalating demand and high need. The milestone... Read More