Oneida County Teen Services

When in doubt of which number to use, call Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT) @ 732-6228
If Emergency, Dial 911

For Information & Referral Services
First call for help:  624-9211   1-877-406-9211
National Youth Crisis Hotline:  1-800-784-2433
TTY#  1-800-799-4tty (4889)

Abuse and Rape

ABUSE is the use of physical force and/or threats to control and maintain power over someone.  This can include physical harm, mental/emotional abuse, neglect, child abuse, verbal abuse, household violence, sexual abuse and rape.

RAPE occurs when you have been forced by someone you know or a stranger to engage in sexual activity when you are unwilling.

Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-342-3720

YWCA Rape Crisis Program: 797-7740

Aggression Reduction / Anger Management

Neighborhood Center: 732-2225

Alcohol/Drug Abuse

Addiction & Abuse 24-hour helpline: 1-800-222-0828

AL-ANON or AL-ATEEN: 471-0191

Alcoholics Anonymous: 732-6880

Community Recovery Center: 334-4701

Insight House: 724-5168

Mohawk Valley Council on Alcoholism: 733-1709

Counseling Services

Catholic Charities: 724-2158 or 337-8600

Community Health & Behavioral Services: 798-8868 or 334-9726

Family Services: 735-2236 or 336-3090

Neighborhood Center: 732-2225 or 337-0208

Samaritan Counseling Center: 724-5173

Pregnancy Prevention, Medical Services, and Parenting

Care Net Pregnancy Center: 738-9435 or 337-0242

New York Growing up Healthy Hotline: 1-800-522-5006

Oneida County Public Health: 798-5248

Planned Parenthood: 724-6146 or 337-8584

Rome Hospital OB Clinic: 338-7057

St. Elizabeth's Family Practice: 798-1149

St. Elizabeth's Women & Children's Health Center: 798-8317 or 734-3161

St. Luke's OB Care Clinic: 624-6241

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Anyone can contract a sexually transmitted infection.  If you think or wonder about whether you may have a sexually transmitted disease, you should seek immediate attention.  NOTE: Many sexually transmitted diseases show no recognizable symptoms.  Call for confidential testing or counseling for HIV or any sexually transmitted disease.

AIDS Community Resources: 793-0661

National AIDS Hotline: 1-800-342-2437

NYS AIDS Hotline: 1-800-562-9423

Oneida County Public Health: 798-5747 or 336-9217

Planned Parenthood: 724-6146 or 337-8584

Suicide Prevention

Many people have entertained thoughts of suicide.  There are sometimes circumstances in life that you fear you cannot handle, but people are waiting to help and listen to you.  If you or someone you know is thinking or talking about suicide, please call immediately.  Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT) 732-6228

Other Services

Runaway Hotline: 339-4960 (call collect)

Community Food Bank: 733-0346 or 336-4260

Gambling - Insight House: 724-5168