Long-term, dormitory-style housing for adults who meet the criteria for OMH serious mental illness (SMI). Residences staffed 24/7 with secure reception areas. On-site staff provides services including medication self-administration assistance, crisis intervention, skills coaching to build activities for daily living, person-centered recovery opportunities, and social and recreational events. Meals and snacks provided, if desired. Laundry rooms, TV lounges, and game rooms available. Participants are encouraged to build independent living skills and may transition to less supportive housing, but no limit exists for length of stay. Candidates should be eligible for SSI Level II Benefits to pay residence fees.
Program links three homes to create a service complex for 48 individuals. Located adjacent to a city bus stop. Backyard landscape provides comfortable leisure space. 1621 East Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY 13210 315.428.8527
This residence is located on a large lot with ample green space. Serves up to 24 individuals. 1003 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY 13202 315.422.2847
Newer construction on a large corner lot. Serves up to 24 individuals. 703 West Onondaga Street, Syracuse, NY 13202 315.475.2107
This residence offers contains private apartments. Rooms contain kitchenette facilities and private bathrooms. Serves up to 24 individuals. 222 Wyoming Street, Syracuse, NY 315.476.7345
SPOA application, MH treatment records, proof of SMI eligibility, source of income, history and physical, and capacity for self-preservation required.
Apply through Residential Intake Department or Onondaga County SPOA Team.