The Broome County Mental Health Department is responsible for planning, developing, and evaluating mental hygiene services in Broome County. These mental hygiene services include alcoholism and substance abuse services, mental health programs, and services for persons with developmental disablities. Beyond its regulatory role as the local governmental unit, the Department of Mental Health is also licensed to operate mental health and chemical dependency programs.
The Broome County Department of Mental Health directly operates both mental health and chemical dependency programs. These programs include outpatient programs for adults. The New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) licenses the mental health programs. The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) licenses the addiction programs.
If you have a mental health emergency, please contact the Crisis Center at 723-2303
If you are seeking a mental health provider, you may contact any of these local OMH Licensed Agencies:
If you are in need of your medical records, please mail your request to:Broome County Mental Health Department 36-42 Main Street, Binghamton, NY 13905
Or you may fax your request to 607-778-6189
36-42 Main Street, 1st floor
Binghamton, NY 13905
The Review Committee has established referral and release of information protocols for the review process to assist in settling disputes regarding client care or access to services.