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Mental Health Services

For anyone suffering from mental health issues, you are not alone. There are several places to which you can reach out for support.

COVID-19 Crisis Counseling: NY Project Hope helps people manage and cope with changes brought on by COVID-19.

The City of Yonkers has provided a list of places that you can call for help. These include:

  • Westchester Jewish Community Services, Inc. Crisis Intervention: (914) 237-6089
  • WJCS Children’s Crisis Services: (914) 237-6089 
  • WJCS Yonkers Family Mental Health Clinic: (914) 423-4433
  • St. Joseph’s Medical Center In-patient Unit: (914) 378-7622
  • St. Joseph’s Medical Center Mental Health Clinic: (914) 378-7461
  • Family Services of Westchester Yonkers: (914) 964-6767
  • Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial, Inc.: (914) 965-1109 
  • Rockland Psychiatric Center: (914) 969-0543 
  • Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center: (914) 793-5220 has hotlines listed. For immediate assistance, call:

  • The National Suicide Hotline: (800) 273-8255 / (800) 273-TALK 
  • Crisis Prevention and Response Team: (914) 925-5959 
  • For anxiety and stress affecting daily life, call the Department of Community Mental Health: (914) 995-1900 
  • For alcoholism, drug abuse, or other addictions, call New York State HOPEline: (877) 846-7369 

The National Alliance of Mental Illness can help you navigate the Westchester County health care system. Their help line is (914) 592-5458.

Help is available when you need it.