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Office of Mental Health

Elmira Psychiatric Center


Contact Information
100 Washington Street
Elmira, NY 14901-2898
Phone: (607) 737–4711
Driving Directions

Human Resources
Phone: (607) 737–4726
Fax: (607) 737–4722

Phone: (607) 737–4905
Fax: (877) 356–4822

Employment Opportunities

About Elmira Psychiatric Center

The Elmira Psychiatric Center, located in the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes Regions of Upstate New York, provides a wide array of comprehensive psychiatric services including Inpatient care and Community Based Psychiatric Services. Inpatient programs (located in Elmira) consists of a 52 bed Adult Unit and a 12 bed Child/Adolescent Unit. Community-based services comprise the largest component of the treatment spectrum and include Assertive Community Treatment, Clinic Treatment, Community Residences, School-based Day Treatment, Drop-In Centers, Family Care Residences, Intensive Case Management, Mobile Mental Health, and Prepaid Mental Health.


Admission to the inpatient level of treatment is normally by transfer from an acute care hospital or through the County Mental Health Director(s). Referrals are coordinated through the facility's admission/discharge coordinator at the above phone number. Community Based services are accessed through the local county Single Point Of Entry process, or by contacting the programs directly.

Location/Service Matrix

Service Children Adult  
County/Population Inpatient Outpatient Inpatient Outpatient Locations with Programs
Allegany     X X Wellsville
Cattaraugus     X    
Chemung X X X X Elmira, Horseheads
Ontario X X X X Geneva, Rushville, Shortsville
Schuyler X X X X Watkins Glen
Seneca X X X X Seneca Falls
Steuben X X X X Bath
Tioga   X   X Waverly
Tompkins X X   X Ithaca, Lansing
Wayne X X   X  
Yates X X X X Penn Yan

Elmira Psychiatric Center Visitor Map

Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the Elmira Psychiatric Center.