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Record-Breaking Night of Hope Raises Awareness and Resources to Help Long Islanders Facing Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| November 8, 2018

  Nassau County, NY (November 8, 2018) – As co-occurring opioid usage and mental health issues continue ravaging Long Island’s families at record levels, close to 300 supporters from near and far showed their support for the area’s leading mental health and substance use treatment provider—nonprofit CN Guidance & Counseling Services—by attending its 4th annual Taste of Hope Gala fundraiser and awareness-builder.... Read More


Leading Nonprofit One of Only Two Agencies on Long Island Awarded Federal Funding to Help Those on the Front Lines Recognize the Symptoms of Mental Illness

| November 1, 2018

Hicksville, NY (November 1, 2018) – Aiming to help those across Long Island with mental illness get better access to the care they so desperately need, CN Guidance & Counseling Services—a nonprofit which provides outpatient mental health and addiction services – has been awarded federal dollars to provide Mental Health First Aid training to service providers and public servants. CN... Read More


Amidst National Recovery Month, Leading Long Island Nonprofit Awarded $1.25 Million in Federal Funding to Fight Growing Opioid Epidemic

| September 28, 2018

Hicksville, NY (September 28, 2018) – Aiming to help stem the tide of opioid deaths and addiction across Long Island, New York State has awarded federal dollars to CN Guidance & Counseling Services—a nonprofit which acts as a safety-net by providing outpatient addiction and mental health services, regardless of an individuals’ ability to pay – to support important prevention, treatment,... Read More


Amidst Opioid Epidemic, Long Island Community Foundation Awards $25,000 to Growing Local Nonprofit

| January 30, 2018

Hicksville, NY (January 30, 2018) – Aiming to help stem the tide of opioid deaths and addiction across Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island Community Foundation awarded a grant to CN Guidance & Counseling Services—a nonprofit which acts as a safety-net by providing outpatient mental health and addiction services, regardless of an individuals’ ability to pay. Long Island experienced nearly... Read More


“Taste of Hope” Raises Awareness/ Resources to Help Long Islanders Facing Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| November 20, 2017

  Nassau County, NY (November 20, 2017) – As co-occurring opioid usage and mental health issues continue ravaging Long Island’s families at record levels, more than 200 local residents showed their support for the area’s leading mental health and substance use treatment provider—nonprofit CN Guidance & Counseling Services—by attending its 3rd annual Taste of Hope fundraiser and awareness-builder. The event,... Read More


Pioneering Psychiatrist Joins Board of LI’s Leading Mental Health/Addictions Nonprofit

| November 13, 2017

Rajvee Vora, a leader in integrated care, joins CN Guidance & Counseling Services Hicksville, NY (November 13, 2017) Dr. Rajvee Vora — the psychiatrist who helped establish giant Northwell Health’s vanguard program that integrates primary medical care with behavioral health care (treatment of mental health and addiction disorders) — became the newest board member of CN Guidance & Counseling Services,... Read More


For Those on the Verge of a Mental Health Crisis: A Safe Place To Respite / Avoid Hospital

| November 1, 2017

Hicksville, NY (November 1, 2017) – One of Long Island’s leading nonprofits announced this week the opening of a new short-term residential setting to enable some individuals facing escalating mental health symptoms to avoid hospitalization and stabilize themselves with available support. CN Guidance & Counseling Services began this autumn serving qualified individuals in its new Crisis Respite program—a Hicksville residence... Read More


“Taste of Hope” Gala to Benefit Long Islanders Affected by Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| September 12, 2017

CN Guidance & Counseling Services’ Event on 10/25 Honors Two Community Stewards   Hicksville, NY (September 12, 2017) CN Guidance & Counseling Services (Hicksville, NY, www.CNGuidance.org), 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 by delivering needed services in a person-centered way, formally... Read More


Two-Year Demonstration Program to Serve Long Island’s Most Vulnerable: CN Guidance Began Enhanced Services July 1st

| July 25, 2017

Individuals with mental illness and/or drug addictions to benefit, regardless of ability to pay Hicksville, NY (July 25, 2017) – Long Island this month became one of just a few areas in the United States to benefit from a federally authorized pilot program that will provide comprehensive healthcare services to people facing mental illness and/or substance use disorders. The program,... Read More


Long Island Runners Join Together to Make a Difference This May During Mental Health Awareness Month

| June 2, 2017

Communities Unite for 5K Runday in support of CN Guidance and Counseling Services Hicksville, NY (June 2, 2017) – Men, women, and children from across Long Island took part in the Barbara Bartell Memorial 5K Runday on May 27 in support of CN Guidance and Counseling Services—a nonprofit organization that provides wide-ranging services to families and individuals facing mental health... Read More