Kinship Caregiver Programs

Gouverneur Activity and Learning Center

68 West Main St
Gouverneur, NY 13642.
Jen McAvoy, Coordinator
Tina Cobb, Executive Director
Ph: (315) 287-1315

Offers programs for families – parenting classes, drop-in center, senior activities; serves military families. Also offers assistance with filling out paperwork for HEAP and Public Assistance.

Aging Programs

Office of the Aging

Human Service Center
80 State Highway 310, Suite 7
Canton NY 13617
Ph: (315) 386-4730
Fax: (315) 386-8636

Youth Programs

St. Lawrence County Youth Bureau

80 State Highway 310
Canton, NY 13617
Ph: (315) 379-9464
Fax: (315) 386-8636

Legal Services

Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, Inc (LASNNY)

17 Hodskin St.
Canton, New York 13617
Ph: (315) 386-4586; (800) 822-8283
Fax: (315) 386-2868

Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York to provide funding for the Children’s Law Project whereby more than fifty low-income children with disabilities will receive free direct legal services and 100 parents, children or human services agencies staff will receive legal education on the rights of children with disabilities.

County Agencies

St. Lawrence County DSS

Harold B. Smith County Office Bldg.
6 Judson Street
Canton, New York 13617-1197
Ph: (315) 379-2111
Fax: (315) 379-2278

Family Court

Building # 1
48 Court Street
Canton, New York 13617
Ph: (315) 379-2219
Fax: (315) 386-3197

Community Services

Including: Mental Health Services and chemical/substance dependency
Human Services Building
80 State Highway 310, Suite 1
Canton, NY 13617-1493
Ph: (315) 386-2048
Fax: (315) 386-2435

North Country Transitional Living Services, Inc.

230 Caroline St.
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
Ph: (315) 782-1777
Fax: (315) 785-8628 (fax)

We operate Community Residences and we have OMH Medicaid Waiver Services as well as Supportive Case Management.  All services are for children with serious emotional disturbances.