Crisis Intervention Training (CIT)

In partnership with the CNY Care Collaborative, AccessCNY offers Crisis Intervention Team Training (CIT) to help foster better relationships between individuals with disabilities or mental health diagnoses and law enforcement. The goal of CIT is to better inform law enforcement officials about community based resources in order to keep those with a mental health diagnoses […]

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Providing abused or neglected children a constant adult presence in their life until a safe and permanent home is achieved.

Spaulding Respite

Spaulding Respite Service provides caregivers with a break from the day to day care needs of their family members. Short term, planned respite services are available at a friendly supervised setting by trained staff who provide the level of care to meet the needs of each individual. Respite also provides individuals being served with the […]

Berkana Crisis Respite

AccessCNY offers a crisis peer respite location at the Berkana House. This service, for adults 18 and over with mental health conditions or substance abuse issues, helps individuals create a recovery path in a supportive environment. The program serves individuals in crisis who do not currently need emergency services. The Berkana program is focused on […]

Family Support and Education Center

Crisis consultation, education, and individualized support and advocacy for the families and concerned friends of persons with serious mental health diagnoses.


This program gives individuals with disabilities their choice of services, empowering them to make their own decisions and have control over their own lives.

Employment Services

Employment consultants work closely with both employers and individuals to match the best person to a specific job opening. 

Community Support Services

Assists individuals with developing friendships and getting involved in community activities.

Supported Education

Supports adults with psychiatric disabilities as they fulfill their dreams of engaging in formal education.

Provisions Bakery

Provisions Bakery in Armory Square provides individuals diagnosed with mental health issues an opportunity for employment and community training.