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Art Contest Winners | MEDIA ALERT

UTICA, NY… The Neighborhood Center, Inc. hosted an art contest for children 3 – 15 -years old. ‘Art is Essential and So Are You’ was the theme, encouraging kids to design Thank Cards for an Essential Worker. There were four artwork winners divided by age and each will win a brand-new bicycle! The Bike giveawayContinue reading →

National Accreditation awarded to the Mobile Crisis Assessment Team

The Neighborhood Center, Inc. has recently acquired a national accreditation with the American Association of Suicidology. “The accreditation speaks to our evidence-based practices and standardized approach to provide the best care possible to our clients.” Says Kristin Sauerbier, Program Director of the Mobile Crisis Assessment Team. To obtain accreditation, The Neighborhood Center passed a strenuousContinue reading →

2020 Open Registrations for Fall Universal Pre-K

Neighborhood Center has Availability in Free Universal Pre-Kindergarten. Any family that has a child that will be 4 years old by December 1st, 2020 and lives in the Utica City School District, is eligible to register for the free Universal Pre-K at the Neighborhood Center. The UPK Program is a FREE 2 1/2-hour program, 5Continue reading →

Statement from Executive Director

Like so many, I lie awake through the night these past four days looking at the news and the horror of the violence occurring across our country. On top of all the suffering our world has experienced over the Coronavirus, there is more… WE have all already had enough tragedy, pain and suffering for thoseContinue reading →

We’re still offering Services to the community.

It is a difficult time for everyone, but especially those with mental illness. The Neighborhood Center behavioral health clinics are offering telehealth or virtual therapy sessions to the community during the COVID-19 Crisis. All appointments are being taken by telephonic and virtual telehealth processes and they are still accepting new clients. Clients are being seenContinue reading →

Neighborhood Center On-Line Resources!

Here at The Neighborhood Center, 𝒘𝒆 𝒂𝒓𝒆 𝒇𝒖𝒍𝒍𝒚 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒎𝒊𝒕𝒕𝒆𝒅 𝒕𝒐 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒉𝒆𝒂𝒍𝒕𝒉 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒔𝒂𝒇𝒆𝒕𝒚 𝒐𝒇 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒇𝒂𝒎𝒊𝒍𝒊𝒆𝒔 𝒘𝒆 𝒔𝒆𝒓𝒗𝒆, 𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒔𝒕𝒂𝒇𝒇 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒎𝒖𝒏𝒊𝒕𝒚. The health, safety and wellbeing of those we serve is our priority in the wake of the rapidly evolving situation we face regarding COVID-19. While this was not easy, we madeContinue reading →

Get the facts on COVID-19

As you are aware, there is an abundance of news articles that are circulating in regards to COVID-19 – how do you know what news sources are legitimate to follow with this rapidly changing situation? It’s vital to make sure you are getting real FACTS from trusted sources regarding COVID-19 from the following; the CDC,Continue reading →

Important update regarding The Neighborhood Center and COVID-19

In response to the current public health threat The Neighborhood Center is supporting and instituting the following actions:   At close of business on Tuesday March 17, 2020 all sites will be closed to the public until April 20, 2020. Many of our programs will continue to operate remotely, albeit on a somewhat limited serviceContinue reading →

Important Announcement Regarding Neighborhood Center Services and COVID-19

Important Announcement Regarding Neighborhood Center Services and COVID-19 As most are aware, COVID-19 has created a serious Public Health threat and as such, President Trump, NYS Governor Cuomo, Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente, along with most of the other counties we serve have all declared a State of Emergency. In keeping with the current recommendationsContinue reading →