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 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.


Lindsay Ragona, Project Director, CCBHC
CN Guidance & Counseling Services
950 South Oyster Bay Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
Phone: 516- 396 3757
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.