Accreditations, Certifications & Licenses

WJCS is: 

  • Licensed to operate mental health clinics by the NYS Office of Mental Health (OMH), including integrated mental health and substance abuse services
  • Approved to provide Home Health and Traumatic Brain Injury services and enabled a Home Health Training Program by the NYS Department of Health
  • Certified to operate Intermediate Care Facilities, Individualized Residential Alternatives and Community Residences, Community Habilitation, Pathways to Employment, Support Employment by the NYS Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD)
  • Chartered as an Educational Institute by the NYS Board of Regents
  • Accredited by the American Psychological Association as a training site for doctoral psychology interns
  • Licensed by the Child Care Council of Westchester to provide childcare for school-aged children
  • Rated as meeting all standards by the Better Business Bureau of New York
  • Affiliate of Compeer Inc.
  • Affiliate of OnTrackNY
  • Affiliate of ParentChildPlus
  • Founding member of coordinated behavioral health services 
  • Certified by Green Business Partnership 

 WJCS contracts with:

New York State:

  • Department of Health
  • Office of Children and Family Services
  • Office of Mental Health
  • Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD)
  • Office of the Aging                                        

Westchester County:

  • Board of Legislators
  • Department of Community Mental Health
  • Department of Health
  • Department of Probation
  • Department of Senior Programs & Services
  • Department of Social Services
  • Office for Women
  • Office of the County Executive
  • Youth Bureau

WJCS receives support from: City of Yonkers Department of Planning & Development-Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Hudson River Healthcare, Montefiore Hospital DSRIP Coordinated Behavioral Health Services,  Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Education (BOCES), School Districts of Briarcliff, Chappaqua, Harrison, Mt. Vernon, New Rochelle, Ossining, Peekskill, Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow, White Plains, Yonkers, Town of Cortlandt, U.S. Department of Education, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, and U.S. Department of Justice.

WJCS is a beneficiary agency of UJA-Federation and Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany. 

Claims Conference


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