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. For a detailed list of our CCBHC services click here.

Our Services

CCBHC offers a wide range of services that promote recovery from mental health, addictions, and chronic health conditions, including immediate screening, diagnosis, and integrated treatment. Supports are offered to individuals and families across the lifespan and regardless of income, including those who have serious mental illness or long-term chronic addictions, are at-risk members of the armed services or veterans, or are members of underserved communities.

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.


Lindsay Ragona, Project Director, CCBHC
CN Guidance & Counseling Services
950 South Oyster Bay Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
Phone: 516-396-2757
Email: lragona@centralnassau.org

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.