In keeping with the provisions of the Governor’s NY on PAUSE order, EPL&M will be closed until further notice.
As a precautionary measure in keeping with the practices suggested by the Ulster County State of Emergency EPL&M will be closed from Monday, March 16 through Saturday March 28. We plan to reopen on Monday March 30 but are monitoring the situation to make the best decision for our community. While we are closed let us remind you that we also offer many online resources for you to enjoy while observing social distancing.
Please read this Covid-19 Update
These resources are available for use from the NYS Office of Mental Health:
NYS Covid-19 Emotional Support Hotline– 1-844-863-9314
“The Emotional Support Line provides free and confidential support, helping callers experiencing increased anxiety due to the coronavirus emergency. The Help Line is staffed by volunteers, including mental health professionals, who have received training in crisis counseling. “
Guidance on Covid-19– Interim guidance for behavioral health providers licensed by OMH, including Telemental Health Guidance
Please utilize the following links for official information concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19)-
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*DISCLAIMER: The Office of Mental Health’s (“OMH”) Emotional Support Line (“Line”) is not licensed or unlicensed mental health care or treatment of any type regardless of what is discussed or who provides support. It is for emotional support purposes only. Use of the Line does not create any confidential provider-therapist relationship of any type. The Line not a substitute for professional health care.