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The Cattaraugus County Department of Community Services (formerly the Department of Mental Health) has two primary responsibilities.
The first primary function of the Department is directly providing mental health services to Cattaraugus County citizens.
The second responsibility is the planning of services for all three disabilities: Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol, and Developmental Disabilities. Services for alcohol/substance abuse and developmental disabilities are contracted out to private nonprofit agencies.
Community Services Vision
Promote a higher quality of life for those we serve through effective treatment and prevention, nurturing cooperative relationships, and continued development of programs and services. Read our mission statement.
Locations to Serve You
Olean Counseling Center: Olean County Building, 1 Leo Moss Drive, Suite 4308, Olean, NY 14760. Phone 716-373-8040; Fax 716-701-3729.
Salamanca Counseling Center: 117 1/2 Main Street, Salamanca, NY 14779. Phone 716-945-5211; Fax 716-945-5267.
North County Counseling Center: Stone House - Third Floor, 9824 Route 16, Machias, NY 14101. Phone 716-353-8241; Fax 716-353-8617.
Foundations for Change, Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS): Niagara Mohawk Building, 203 Laurens Street, Olean, NY 14760. Phone 716-373-8080; Fax 716-373-8093
Counseling services also available at Olean Medical Group, Council on Addiction Recovery Services, Inc. (CAReS), and some public schools. Phone: 716-373-8040 for more information.
Health Home Care Coordination, Care Management and SPOA (Single Point of Access) for Children and Adults: 212 Laurens Street, Olean, NY 14760. Phone 716-373-0980; Fax 716-372-2965
Services and Programs:
Care Management and Care Coordinator Services
Forensic Counseling Services
Personalized Recovery Oriented Services
Psychiatric Service and Medication Management
Single Point of Access (SPOA) for Cattaraugus County