Veteran Support Services

The Veterans Advocate Program
Onondaga County

The Veterans Advocate Program serves veterans that do not qualify for services within the VA system due to a dishonorable discharge from the military. Referrals come from the Veterans Justice Outreach Coordinator or assigned counsel, ACP attorneys.

Please call (315) 391-6776 for more information.

421 Montgomery Street, 4th Floor, Syracuse, NY 13202


The Veterans Diversion Program
Oneida County

The Veterans Diversion Program works in conjunction with the VA to provide substance use and mental health treatment services for Veterans that have been honorably discharged from the military. Referrals are made by the District Attorney’s office.

Please call (315) 708-2698 for more information.

1411 Oriskany Street West, 2nd Floor, Utica, NY 13501


Helio Health is open and admitting patients.

We are asking individuals to call and complete a brief screening to ensure the safety of all patients, families and staff.

Telehealth is available for intakes, groups, individual counseling appointments and medication assisted treatment appointments at our outpatient programs.

Helio Health is committed to the safety of the people we serve. If you or a loved one is in need of help, please call our Regional Open Access Center for Addiction at

For additional information about how Helio Health is responding to the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, and how we are serving the people in our community, please click here.

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