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Welcome to Northwestern Counseling

Creating a stronger community one person at a time.

Northwestern Counseling & Support Services, is a private, non-profit, human services agency serving Franklin and Grand Isle Counties. NCSS provides intervention and support to children, adolescents, and adults with emotional and behavioral problems, mental illness and developmental disabilities.

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What's New

  • Upcoming Community Grand Rounds

    June 29, 2015

    NCSS Welcomes the Community to GRAND ROUNDS July 2015 NCSS welcomes community members to join staff for in-depth discussions on a wide-range of human services topics taught by professionals. Topics include the areas of behavioral health, children, youth and families, developmental services plus, diversity and cultural awareness. These seminars are held at Northwestern Counseling & Support Services. This month’s special documentary film presentation is at a special time… 5:00pm. Please advise if any special accommodations are needed (wheelchair access, interpreters, etc.). To register call Trisha Ketchum @ 393-6406. Register today!

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  • Being Mindful of your Mental Health

    Being Mindful of your Mental Health

    May 19, 2015

    Mental Illness can strike anyone! It knows no age limits, economic status, race, creed, or color. During the course of a year, more than 54 million Americans are affected by one or more mental disorders.

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Upcoming Events

  • Baby Bumps Supoprt Group

    Aug 11 2015

    NCSS, NMC, Franklin County Home Health Agency, and the Vermont Department of Health are hosting a support group for pregnant women and moms to "manage the bumps in the road". Join us on the second and forth Tuesday of the month to get and give support for the emotional ups and downs of motherhood!

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  • Sensory and You Playgroup

    Aug 25 2015

    The Parent Child Center presents Sensory and You playgroup. Come ready to engage in activities that stimulate your child's senses!

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Creating a Stronger Workforce One Employee at a Time. At NCSS we believe in a balanced approach to work and life…