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Support & Treatment Available During COVID-19

April 13th, 2020

Group of trendy young people chatting together sitting on a bench outdoors. Students having fun together. Focus on a blonde girl smiling with open mouthHorizon knows there are many challenges posed from COVID-19. Work, education, childcare and safety being a few that have disrupted our routine these past few weeks. However, taking care of yourself should not be one of them. We cannot emphasize it enough. You have to take care of yourself. If you are not well, whether physically or mentally, you cannot take care of others. That is why Horizon continues to offer support and treatment as safely as possible during this COVID-19 period. Please know we are here for you. Along with mental health and substance use counseling, we have numerous support services available during this difficult time for current and new patients.

Mental Health Services

Millions of Americans are affected by a mental health disorder every year. From anxiety, depression, PTSD, bipolar, schizophrenia and numerous other mental health conditions, Horizon can help. During this unknown time, tensions and emotions are high. Our counselors are here to listen, help and take action.

We currently offer:

Substance Use Services

Substance use is complicated. We understand that. It may have impaired relationships with your family or friends, or negatively impacted your health or career. Not everyone’s challenges are the same. This is why we continue to develop programming and services to meet your unique needs.

We currently offer:

  • Individual and group counseling via teleservices for adults
  • Individual counseling via teleservices for adolescents
  • Family support & Parent and Family Support Coordinator
  • Medication assisted treatment (MAT) assessments
  • Psychiatric medication management
  • Codependency services
  • Family support
  • Recovery Coaching: Recovery Coaching is a form of strength-based support for Horizon patients in or seeking recovery from alcohol and/or other drugs. It is a partnership where the person in or seeking recovery self-directs their recovery while the coach provides expertise in supporting successful change. Recovery coaches support any positive change, helping persons coming home from treatment to avoid a reoccurrence, build community support for recovery, or work on other life goals such as relationships, work, education etc.

Care Coordination Program

Our Care Coordination program works with patients to help them manage their complex and chronic health care needs. Care Coordinators provide outreach, engagement and care management services to eligible persons enrolled in New York’s Medicaid program.

Benefits:

  • Support and guidance to further your independence
  • Advocacy
  • Navigation of system barriers
  • Coordination with providers to ensure quality care
  • Access to resources for housing, food, clothing & transportation
  • Assistance applying for financial benefits
  • Expertise in behavioral and medical health conditions
  • Help building a healthier lifestyle
  • Education on chronic health conditions

*You do NOT need to be connected with Horizon to join the Care Coordination program. Learn more!

During this COVID-19 period, support and treatment is available and easier than ever.
New patients welcome!

Connect with us today by calling 716.831.1800.

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