Directory of Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disabilities

  Agency/Program Name
  Catholic Charities - Pathways to Independent Living (Supportive Apartment Program)



Pathways to Independent Living
1408 Genesee Street
Utica, NY  13501


  Contact Person Telephone Fax
  Connie Marcus (315) 724-2158 X239 (315) 724-5318
  Program Description

This 41-bed program, offers assistance in Daily Living Skills.  There are sites in Utica and Rome.  Staff works with our residents, preparing them for independent living.  This is a 2-year program, the apartments are fully furnished.  Some apartments are single apartments,  a few are double occupancy.


  Admission Criteria
  • 18 years of age

  • Axis I Diagnosis - Primary diagnosis of psychiatric illness

  • Not primary diagnosis of Alcohol/Drug Abuse

  • Are continent/ambulatory

  • Medication compliant/self medicating

  • Able to complete self preservation

  • Inability to live independently in the community

  • The potential to improve functional skills


  Treatment Services

Medication management, socialization, counseling, crisis management, behavior intervention, transportation, training in activities of daily living and case management planning.




  Discharge Criteria

Resident voluntarily withdraws from program.  Show the ability to live in less restrictive setting.  Continued refusal to follow program rules, medical problems, abuse what our can work with, stealing/selling apartment program property.


  Hours of Operation

Sunday - Saturday 7:00AM - 7:00PM
Cell Phone from 7:00PM - 7:00 AM


  Additional Comments/Features of Program