Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic or CCBHC provides comprehensive healthcare services to residents of Nassau and Suffolk County who are facing mental illness and/or substance use disorders.
CCBHC promotes a wide range of immediate screening, diagnosis, and linkage to treatment for mental health, addictions, and chronic health conditions – through a wider range of integrated services. Services are provided to individuals with serious mental illness, those with long-term chronic addiction, underserved and low-income individuals and families, and at-risk members of the armed services and veterans.
Benefits of CCBHC are:
- Easy access to services for all residents regardless of ability to pay
- Whole-person, integrated care
- Specialized 24/7/365 services to stabilize people experiencing crisis
CCBHC services are equally available to people who are insured, uninsured, or on Medicaid.
For more information about this program call 516-822-6111
CCBHC is a 2 year pilot program that is authorized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and overseen by New York State Office of Mental Health.