October 27, 2021

COVID-19: One year later

March 13, 2021

March 11, 2020: The World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic and life in the United States changed: all parts of everyday life and how we interact. Cortland County wasn’t immune. As people were cut […]

County mental health services ongoing

March 27, 2020

Editor’s note: This report was corrected to note that the department is still doing intake, by phone. It may not be the normal routine of entering the counselor’s office, sitting in a chair or on […]

Poverty forum explores causes, remedies

March 19, 2019

Donna Beegle was born into generations of poverty — some of her relatives couldn’t read. It was the same for Beegle — at age 26 she couldn’t read a newspaper or write a sentence. Beegle, […]

Agency gets boost

February 8, 2019

A Cortland County health organization will announce a new name Feb. 22 following a $4 million grant to expand services in Broome County, which could eventually mean new services in Cortland too. Family Counseling Services […]

You’re not alone

February 24, 2018

Suicide exists across a large age spectrum. From elementary school kids to elders in their 90s, according to Alex Huntington-Ofner, youth service director and single point of access coordinator for the Cortland County Mental Health […]