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United Healthcare Awards Empowering Health Grant to CN Guidance and Counseling Services

| July 9, 2020

For Immediate Release   UnitedHealthcare Donates $1.3 Million to Nonprofits in New York   Funding is part of UnitedHealthcare’s $12.3 million in Empowering Health grants focused on expanding access to care and addressing the social determinants of health for people in underserved communities   NEW YORK (July 9, 2020) — UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, is awarding more... Read More


In Response to COVID-19, Utility Generously Feeds Frontline Essential Staff Who Treat Individuals with Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| June 12, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Linda Masotto| CN Guidance & Counseling Service 516-396-2753 | LMasotto@centralnassau.org June 12, 2020 (Hicksville, NY) –   Utility, the premier innovator in plumbing and heating chemical products, has generously donated to CN Guidance and Counseling Services’ initiative of feeding their essential workers.   Utility sponsored the purchase of meals to feed 200 staff during day, night and weekend... Read More


#WorldAgainstRacism

| June 11, 2020

A Message from our CEO,   These past several months have been extremely painful, with feelings of loss, grief and uncertainty. Now, in the midst of a pandemic, our country is dealing with pain associated with the senseless deaths of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd. Our hearts are heavy. We are struggling to make sense of all that is occurring.... Read More


In Response to COVID-19’s Effect on Mental Health and Substance Use, CN Guidance & Counseling Services Receives $4 Million Federal Grant to Help High-Needs Communities

| May 5, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Andy Weissberg | CN Guidance & Counseling Services 516-234-1872 | aweissberg@centralnassau.org May 05, 2020  (Hicksville, NY) –  During a tumultuous time that has led to elevated triggers for those with mental health and/or substance use issues, and an expanded group of people in need of consultation and treatment as a result of the COVID-19 devastation across Long... Read More


One Year In, CN Guidance & Counseling Services’ Mobile Recovery Unit is Making an Impact on Those Battling Substance Use Issues

| February 28, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Andy Weissberg | CN Guidance & Counseling Services 516-396-2787 | aweissberg@centralnassau.org February 28, 2020 (Hicksville, NY) –   Amidst an opioid epidemic that has claimed the lives of thousands of Long Island residents, CN Guidance & Counseling Services has aggressively led the charge toward residents’ recovery, delivering needed substance use disorder and mental health treatment and related... Read More


CN Guidance & Counseling Services Receives $11,000 Grant Award from United Way of Long Island to Help Those Battling Substance and Mental Health Issues

| February 26, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Andy Weissberg | CN Guidance & Counseling Services 516-396-2787 | aweissberg@centralnassau.org Hi-Resolution Photo Available Upon Request   February 26, 2020 (Hicksville, NY) – Central Nassau (CN) Guidance & Counseling Services is pleased to announce it has received a $11,000 Community Partner grant from United Way of Long Island. The funding will support the expansion of delivery services... Read More


CN Guidance & Counseling and United Healthcare Announce Housing Partnership on Long Island*

| November 21, 2019

Hicksville, NY (Nov. 21, 2019) – UnitedHealthcare and CN Guidance & Counseling Services (CNG)—a nonprofit which provides mental health, substance use disorder and residential services across Long Island – recently announced a pilot partnership for a housing initiative aimed at members who may be homeless and/or high-utilizers of the emergency department. A $200,000 grant from UnitedHealthcare will fund the pilot... Read More


Taste of Hope Raises Awareness and Resources to Help Long Islanders Battling Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders

| November 19, 2019

Nassau County, NY (November 19, 2019) – As co-occurring opioid usage and mental health issues continue ravaging Long Island’s families, more than 300 supporters showed their support for the area’s leading mental health and substance use treatment provider—nonprofit CN Guidance & Counseling Services—by attending its 5th annual Taste of Hope Gala fundraiser. The event, held November 6th at the Heritage Club at Bethpage,... Read More


CN Guidance & Counseling Services Receives Prestigious Top Long Island Workplaces Award from Newsday

| October 29, 2019

Woodbury, NY – CN Guidance & Counseling Services was honored on October 24, 2019 with a Top Long Island Workplaces Award from Newsday at a ceremony at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. The non-profit behavioral health agency was amongst only the top 1% of LI businesses recognized for its strong commitment to employees, mission, leadership skills, integrity, values, vision... Read More