The purposes for which NYPCC has been established, and under which we operate, are as follows:
To assist the culturally diverse communities in which we operate by assisting individuals with mental and emotional challenges and their families to meet their own needs, and thus improve the quality of their lives;
By providing quality mental health services, and using the most up-to-date evidence based practices, to help our clients become active and productive members of their communities; and to monitor and make use of new developments in the examination, diagnosis and treatment of the mentally ill.
To establish, maintain and operate a group of centers, providing for the examination, diagnosis and treatment of individuals with mental and emotional challenges, as well as those suffering behavioral or emotional disorders;To establish and maintain appropriate professional levels of conduct among the staff; and to monitor and make use of new developments in the examination, diagnosis and treatment of the mentally ill.
The values upon which NYPCC was founded were that everyone, no matter their age, race, or socioeconomic status, is entitled to the best possible mental health treatment, utilizing the most up-to-date treatment methodologies, in a culturally sensitive environment by well-trained, culturally diverse mental health professionals. Now, more than 40 years later, NYPCC still operates on these principles.
To assist individuals with mental and emotional challenges in becoming more productive, independent members of society as a result of our above-stated Mission, by engaging in continuous quality improvement practices in an attempt to ensure optimal treatment outcomes for the recipients of our services.