Community Resources in Tompkins County

In this section, we’ve provided the names, addresses, phone numbers, etc. for local services and programs for youth and families, in the following four categories:

Substance Abuse Programs and Services for Youth

Substance abuse treatment has historically been considered part of the mental health system (as opposed to the medical system), so you will see some services listed which are counseling or therapy.

Family Support and Parenting Education

From 24 hour phone counseling, to help with kids who run away from home, Tompkins County has many services to support families and their children.

Healthy Opportunities for Youth Development

Ithaca is a community that cares about kids and provides a smorgasbord of opportunities to support your efforts to raise your children.

Speakers Bureau

Community professionals in Tompkins County are pleased to help you with your educational events on the topic of youth and drugs, offering speakers for presentations or panel discussions.