Division of Criminal Justice Services

Onondaga County

Directory of Alternatives to Incarceration (ATI) Programs

ONONDAGA COUNTY ALLIANCE CATHOLIC CHARITIES

Mark Clary, Associate Director

1654 West Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY 13204-3310
(315) 424-1880 FAX (315) 424-1052

Supervising Agency:

Catholic Charities of the Roman Catholic Diocese Syracuse
Michael Melara, Executive Director

This program began operation in 1986. Agency services are primarily counseling, psychological evaluations and cognitive restructuring for child sex abusers in criminal and Family Courts, to determine eligibility for community-based treatment. This program also works with families, and provides treatment services for victims. Target populations are individuals involved in child sexual abuse. This is a private, not-for-profit organization.


ONONDAGA: CLIENT SPECIFIC PLANNING PROJECT

Ann Usborne, Project Director

115 East Jefferson Street
Suite 300
Syracuse, NY 13202
(315) 422-5638 FAX (315) 471-4924

Supervising Agency:

Center for Community Alternatives
Marsha Weissman, Executive Director
115 Jefferson Street, Suite 300
Syracuse, NY 13202
(315) 422-5638 FAX (315) 471-4924

In operation since 1983, Client Specific Planning (CSP) provides comprehensive individualized reports to criminal courts and paroling authorities advocating alternatives to incarceration sanctions. The targeted population are criminally involved defendants and parolees.


ONONDAGA COUNTY DAY REPORTING PROGRAM

Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

Edward Kochian County Office Building
600 South State Street, Suite #500
Syracuse, NY 13202-2923
(315) 435-2380 FAX (315) 435-3329

Supervising Agency:

Onondaga County Probation Department
Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

This program began operation in 1990. Agency services are primarily assessment, probation, counseling, education services, field supervision, intensive supervision and residential services. Target populations include female felons who are addicts and their infants, and male addicted offenders.


ONONDAGA HALF-WAY HOUSE/BRICKHOUSE

Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

Edward Kochian County Office Building
600 South State Street, Suite #500
Syracuse, NY 13202-2923
(315) 435-2380 FAX (315) 435-3329

Supervising Agency:

Onondaga County Probation Department
Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

This program began operation in 1989. Agency services are primarily assessment, probation, court ordered restrictions, educational services, field supervision, intensive supervision and residential services. Target populations are alcohol abusers at all stages of criminal justice involvement.


ONONDAGA ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE

Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

Edward Kochian County Office Building
600 South State Street, Suite #500
Syracuse, NY 13202-2923
(315) 435-7010 FAX (315) 435-3329

Supervising Agency:

Onondaga County Probation Department
Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

This program began operation in 1985. Agency services are primarily assessment, probation, counseling, educational services, rehabilitation, intensive supervision and residential services. Target populations are alcohol abusing, probation violators.


ONONDAGA COUNTY PROBATION DEPARTMENT

Andrew Sicherman, Probation Commissioner

Edward Kochian County Office Building
600 South State Street, Suite #500
Syracuse, NY 13202-2923
(315) 435-2380 FAX (315) 435-3329

This is an agency of county government. Agency services include the preparation of pre-sentence investigations and reports for the criminal courts and the supervision of criminals sentenced to probation. Investigation and supervision functions are also provided for criminals released from jail by the Local Conditional Release Commission. Intake, investigation and supervision services are provided for Family Court. Many discretionary services for pretrial and alternative sentencing are also provided. This county probation department participates in PINS (Person In Need of Supervision) Adjustment services programming coordinated by Mary C. Winters.