Lauren Lottermoser

Mental Health Resources During an Emergency

The Office of Mental Health provides resources for your mental health during a pandemic. Pandemic situations and traumatic events overwhelm our ability to cope. Often people experience anxiety, fear, helplessness and hopelessness. Know the signs and get help. Hotlines: Crisis Text Line:ย Text GOT5 to 741741. An anonymous texting service available 24/7. Starting a conversation isContinue reading →

Important Update Regarding The Neighborhood Center

๐Ÿ—ฃ๐ˆ๐ฆ๐ฉ๐จ๐ซ๐ญ๐š๐ง๐ญ ๐ฎ๐ฉ๐๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐š๐ซ๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐“๐ก๐ž ๐๐ž๐ข๐ ๐ก๐›๐จ๐ซ๐ก๐จ๐จ๐ ๐‚๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ซ: Here at The Neighborhood Center, we are fully committed to the health and safety of the families we serve, our staff and our community. ๐‘ป๐’‰๐’† ๐’‰๐’†๐’‚๐’๐’•๐’‰, ๐’”๐’‚๐’‡๐’†๐’•๐’š ๐’‚๐’๐’… ๐’˜๐’†๐’๐’๐’ƒ๐’†๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’๐’‡ ๐’•๐’‰๐’๐’”๐’† ๐’˜๐’† ๐’”๐’†๐’“๐’—๐’† ๐’Š๐’” ๐’๐’–๐’“ ๐’‘๐’“๐’Š๐’๐’“๐’Š๐’•๐’š ๐’Š๐’ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’˜๐’‚๐’Œ๐’† ๐’๐’‡ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’“๐’‚๐’‘๐’Š๐’…๐’๐’š ๐’†๐’—๐’๐’๐’—๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’”๐’Š๐’•๐’–๐’‚๐’•๐’Š๐’๐’ ๐’˜๐’† ๐’‡๐’‚๐’„๐’† ๐’“๐’†๐’ˆ๐’‚๐’“๐’…๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐‘ช๐‘ถ๐‘ฝ๐‘ฐ๐‘ซ-19. WeContinue reading →

Community Resource Updates

Every week Kylene, Refugee Healthcare Manager, has provided community resource updates on Monday mornings at 11:00am live on our Facebook page! Make sure to visit our Facebook page to watch live videos daily – reading with children, coffee break, meditation, baking with children and more! Here is the information from Kylene’s weekly updates –ย Continue reading →

Work From Home Best Practices

Here are some tips to support employees working from home! Just click the link below! Work From Home Best Practices – PCI 4-2020


Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a new helpline for people who are experiencing overwhelming anxiety, stress and depression brought on by the coronavirus emergency. Call now for free and confidential support. NEW YORK STATE COVID-19 EMOTIONAL SUPPORT HELPLINE: 1-844-863-9314 8 AM – 10 PM, 7 days a week Please click link below for more information:Continue reading →

Meditation & Mindfulness Resources

Headspaceย is offering free access to meditation and mindfulness resources – check it out!ย  Just go toย

Easter Dinner Take-Out & Delivery – Rescue Mission

Easter Sunday: April 12th The Rescue Mission of Utica cancelled their yearly Easter Service and dinner. Easter Dinner and Dessert with printed Easter Reading will be available for Take-Out from 11:30am-1PM at 201 Rutger Street EASTER DINNER- ROME RESCUE MISSION Take-out Easter Dinner 413 East Dominick Street People unable to attend our celebration are encouragedContinue reading →

Behavioral Health Clinic Teletherapy

Behavioral Health Clinic Teletherapy We are now offering our service via teletherapy! Please review instructions on how this process will work and what to expect. Click Here for Client Instructions Cheat Sheets for how to connect via different platforms can be found below: iPhone or iPad – Click Here for Cheat Sheet Android – ClickContinue reading →

Oneida County Mental Health Hotline

Our clinicians have volunteered among many other mental healthcare professionals to answer calls.ย โค If you are experiencing mental distress during this time, please call the Oneida County Mental Health Hotline at 1-800-678-0888 for direct access to a local mental health professional. It will be in operation from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.Continue reading →