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20th Annual Golf Outing Drives Awareness and Resources to Help Long Islanders Facing Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

| August 8, 2019

  Nassau County, NY (August 8, 2019) – As co-occurring opioid usage and mental health issues continue ravaging Long Island’s families at record levels, over 200 supporters and volunteers 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 20th annual Golf Outing fundraiser and awareness-builder. The... Read More


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

| May 31, 2019

Communities Unite for 27th Annual 5K Runday in support of CN Guidance and Counseling Services Hicksville, NY (May 31, 2019) – Men, women, and children from across Long Island took part in the Barbara Bartell Memorial 5K Runday on May 25th in support of CN Guidance and Counseling Services—a nonprofit organization that provides wide-ranging services to families and individuals facing... Read More


Jeffrey Friedman of CN Guidance & Counseling Services Receives Long Island Business News Executive Circle Award

| May 16, 2019

Woodbury, NY – Jeffrey Friedman, chief executive officer of CN Guidance & Counseling Services, was honored on May 16, 2019 with an Executive Circle Award from Long Island Business News at a ceremony at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. Mr. Friedman was recognized for his leadership skills, integrity, values, vision, and strong commitment to helping Long Island residents struggling... Read More


NEW YORK STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL VISITS CN GUIDANCE & COUNSELING TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR EFFORTS TO FIGHT THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

| April 16, 2019

Hicksville, NY (April 10, 2019) – Amidst an opioid crisis which has ended the lives of thousands of Long Islanders over the last decade,  NY State Attorney General Letitia James visited CN Guidance & Counseling to see the facility, the new mobile unit and hear more about the work being done to battle this epidemic. The Attorney General, who recently launched... Read More


CN Guidance and Counseling Awarded $1.2 Million in NY State Funding to Help Improve Capacity to Deliver Mental Health and Substance Addiction Treatment

| March 22, 2019

  Hicksville, NY (March 22, 2019) – Aiming to help stem the tide of opioid deaths, addiction and mental health crises across Nassau and Suffolk Counties, CN Guidance & Counseling Services—a nonprofit which provides outpatient mental health and substance use disorder treatment – has been awarded NY State dollars to expand its capacity and infrastructure. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on... Read More


CN Guidance & Counseling Services, in partnership with the NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Unveils First Mobile Recovery Unit in Nassau County

| February 25, 2019

Media Contacts: Liz Burke, Didit Public Relations, 516-629-3285 or 917-573-1440, liz.burke@didit.com Genesis Mendoza, Didit Public Relations, 646-230-6947, genesis.mendoza@didit.com Alex Varney, Didit Public Relations, 212-583-1079, alex.varney@didit.com  PHOTO CREDIT: Maureen Meier, M.T.M. Photography   CN Guidance & Counseling Services, in partnership with the NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Unveils First Mobile Recovery Unit in Nassau County to Help Battle... Read More


Amidst Opioid Epidemic, Leading Nonprofit Awarded $30,000 by Long Island Community Foundation

| February 20, 2019

Hicksville, NY (February 13th, 2019) – Aiming to help stem the tide of opioid deaths, addiction and mental health crises across Nassau and Suffolk Counties, the 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. The Long Island region suffers from disproportionately... Read More


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