The Counseling Service of Addison County is committed to promoting stable and safe communities by helping people live emotionally healthy and satisfying lives. We strive to provide the best mental health, substance abuse, and developmental services to improve the quality of life for all community members. We work collaboratively with community organizations to help individuals and families achieve maximum wellness.
We can help!
The Counseling Service of Addison County (CSAC) is a community mental health center located in Middlebury, Vermont. Since 1959 CSAC has been an integral part of the Addison County Community.
We offer a wide range of professional mental health and developmental services designed to to meet the needs of those seeking help. Using a multi- disciplinary approach, we draw on the expertise of staff trained in developmental services, addiction recovery treatment, psychiatry, mental health counseling, social work, family and child therapy, and employment support.
Our goals are to reduce stigma and to help people live happier, more satisfying and productive lives in their community.
There are great career opportunities at the Counseling Service, and we need talented and caring people like you to fill them. Here you'll find good jobs, outstanding benefits, and a terrific work environment. If you're looking for a job that will allow you to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others, check out what CSAC has to offer right here.
Your generous donation, along with those of others like you, helps provide essential services such as Emergency and Crisis services to some of Addison County's most vulnerable people. There are many ways to give, and your gift, regardless of size, will help. Thank you! Donate here.
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Legislative Breakfasts Scheduled
The annual series of legislative breakfasts began on Monday, Feb. 6. These gatherings present a great opportunity to make your voice heard about what you want the legislature to take up. Below is the schedule for remaining events, each beginning at 7 am. All are invited to attend.
4/24/17 Parish Hall, King St. Vergennes
6/5/17 Bridport Grange Rt 22A, Bridport
Mental Health First Aid Training May 5th
FOR ALL Community Members…
What is Mental Health First Aid?
Mental Health First Aid is an evidence-based training course designed to give members of the public key skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
The 8-hour course covers a range of common disorders and potential crises such as helping someone who is having a panic attack, contemplating suicide or struggling with substance abuse.
Who should take this Mental Health First Aid Course?
This course is for all individuals. It will equip people with the tools they need to reach out and offer help
WHEN: Friday, MAY 5th 2017, 8:30 AM- 5 PM
WHERE:Counseling Service of Addison County
109 Catamount Park (Off Exchange Street)
Light breakfast and snacks provided.
To register or for more info:
Nicole Reilly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call (802)388-6751
Course fee $35 including manual
(Scholarships may be available)