About the Organization
The Elmira Psychiatric Center, located in the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes Regions of Upstate New York, provides a wide array of comprehensive psychiatric services including Inpatient care and Community Based Psychiatric Services. Inpatient programs (located in Elmira) consists of a 52 bed Adult Unit and a 12 bed Child/Adolescent Unit. Community-based services comprise the largest component of the treatment spectrum and include Assertive Community Treatment, Clinic Treatment, Community Residences, School-based Day Treatment, Drop-In Centers, Family Care Residences, Intensive Case Management, Mobile Mental Health, and Prepaid Mental Health.
About the Community
The Finger Lakes Region of New York State is a 9,000 square mile, four-season playground, set against a backdrop of Mother Nature's best work - from waterfalls and gorges to thick, cool woods to rolling hills to miles of spectacular shoreline on 11 glacial lakes and one Great Lake. No matter what you like to do, you'll find it in abundance in the Finger Lakes. From water sports to wineries, the Finger Lakes region of New York State has unlimited appeal! The region is steeped in history and tradition. We offer affordable housing; high quality public & private schools; Cornell University, Ithaca College, Binghamton University & Elmira College; regional airports and short drives to NYC, Toronto, Boston, Philadelphia, and the Pocono and Adirondack Mountain areas. Abundant culture and entertainment including pro sports teams, zoos, theaters, operas, casinos, racing (car, horse & boat), hunting, fishing, canoe & kayaking, hiking & many state parks.