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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.

Host Joe presents with members of the Trauma Informed Care Implementation team to share about our new initiative. For the full episode visit our video gallery!

What's New

  • September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

    September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

    September 02, 2015

    September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Read this press release by the CDC to learn more about the tenth leading cause of death in the United States- suicide. Since 2011 the national suicide rate has risen two percent to 12.6 suicide deaths per 100,000 in 2012

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  • NCSS presents Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

    August 21, 2015

    NCSS Staff collaborates with community partners to train all MVU staff members in Youth Mental Health First Aid. With rates of mental health cases rising, trainings like this one are influential in preventing future tragedies.

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Upcoming Events

  • Baby Bumps Supoprt Group

    Sep 8 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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  • Baby Bumps Supoprt Group

    Sep 22 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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Creating a Stronger Workforce One Employee at a Time. At NCSS we believe in a balanced approach to work and life…