• OnTrackNY is an innovative treatment program for adolescents and young adults who have had unusual thoughts and behaviors, or who have started hearing or seeing things that others don't. https://www.ontrackny.org/ OnTrackNY helps people achieve their goals for school, work, and relationships. Programs are located throughout New York State with the nearest ones in Syracuse and Binghamton. Well worth traveling to even if you're in Ithaca.
  • Ithaca Community Recovery (houses 12-step and other recovery programs such as AA, Al-Anon, and Narcotics Anonymous): www.ithacacommunityrecovery.org/
  • SMART Recovery is a good alternative for people who don't feel comfortable with 12-Step recovery programs. Its mission: "To empower people to achieve independence from addiction problems with our science-based 4-Point Program." To find the nearest in-person meetings, click here: https://www.smartrecoverytest.org/local/. Unfortunately, there's currently no regular meeting in Ithaca; the closest meetings are in Binghamton, Syracuse, and Towanda (PA). However, there are online tools including 24/7 chatroom, community forum, and online meetings: https://www.smartrecovery.org/ then click on "Online Community." 
  • Peer-led support group for people recovering from or in recovery from an eating disorder: http://www.anad.org/affiliates/anad-support-groups/ithaca-support-group/
  • The Council (Alcohol & Drug Council of Tompkins County) provides information, education, counseling, and referral services: http://alcoholdrugcouncil.org/
  • CARS (Cayuga Addiction Recovery Services) provides both outpatient and residential recovery services: http://www.carsny.org/
  • Suicide Prevention and Crisis Service (Ithaca, NY) (http://www.ithacacrisis.org/)
  • The Mental Health Association in Tompkins County (http://mhaedu.org/). One of the things you'll find at this website is an extensive list of local support groups: http://mhaedu.org/find-help/local-support-groups/
  • Planned Parenthood (https://www.plannedparenthood.org/planned-parenthood-southern-finger-lakes)
  • Advocacy Center (http://www.theadvocacycenter.org/)
  • Tompkins County Workers’ Center (http://www.tcworkerscenter.org/)
  • Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes (http://www.crcfl.net/)
  • Community Dispute Resolution Center (http://www.cdrc.org/)
  • Binghamton Anxiety Clinic (http://anxiety.binghamton.edu/) offers comprehensive anxiety assessment and cognitive-behavioral therapy for both adults and children suffering from Social Phobia or Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, with sliding scale fees.
  • Finger Lakes PULSE's mission is to create a community where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people are free to be who they are, love who they love, and live without fear of violence, harassment, or discrimination. https://www.facebook.com/FLPULSE/
  • The Ithaca Transgender Group is for all who are questioning their gender identity or identify as transgender, gender-queer, or anywhere along the gender spectrum. For further information contact Natasha at natasha @ ithacatransgendergroup dot com or visit the group's website at www.ithacatransgendergroup.com.
  • IthacaBoyz is for anyone assigned female at birth who does not identify that way, or may be questioning that. For further information contact Leo at LMS296 @ cornell dot edu.
  • Ithaca College Speech and Hearing Clinic (http://www.ithaca.edu/hshp/clinics/speechhearingclinic/) has a transgender voice and modification group that provides voice and communication modification therapy to people in the transgender community. Interested parties can contact Julie Chambers at 607-274-3714 or jchambers @ ithaca dot edu. This program is supervised by speech therapist Josie Zanfordino, who also has her own private practice Say It Proud (http://www.sayitproudspeechtherapy.com/).
  • Finger Lakes Women in Transition is for women considering or navigating separation or divorce. (https://fingerlakeswit.com/)
  • Hospicare (https://www.hospicare.org/) provides hospice and palliative care services to people who are terminally ill, and also grief support (bereavement counseling and support groups) for people grieving a loss.