Community Services
Human Services Building
80 State Highway 310, Suite 1
Canton, NY 13617-1493

Ph: 315-386-2048
Fx: 315-386-2435


Adult Single Point of Access (SPOA)

Adult Single Point of Access (SPOA) provides access to intensive community based Health Home Care Management, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and/or Housing services (both residential and case management) for adults with severe mental illness. These services are intended for individuals who are at high risk of psychiatric hospitalization, who are unable to maintain community based linkages and supports, such as: psychiatric treatment, medication management, medical treatment, housing, substance abuse treatment, legal, and other social supports. The goal of SPOA is to have the individual receive the right amount of support at the right time.

St. Lawrence County Adult SPOA Referral Form (Link)

Please send completed referrals to:

Lindsay Newvine
Adult SPOA Coordinator
80 State Highway 310, Suite 1
Canton, NY 13617
Fax: (315) 386-2435


For general inquiries regarding SPOA
(Examples: admission criteria, referral status, trouble accessing services, concerns/complaints about services receiving)

Please contact:
Lindsay Newvine
(315) 229-3871


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