The Arlington Youth Counseling Center (AYCC) is teaming up with family, friends, board members, clients, and supporters to participate in this year's Cause + Event 5K! In addition to promoting awareness in the community, Team AYCC seeks to raise critical funds for child and adolescent mental health services. Our fundraising goal is $10,000, and we need your help to achieve it! 100% of the funds raised will go directly to providing mental and behavioral health counseling, medication treatment, and case management services to Arlington youth and families who cannot afford the cost of care.
The Arlington Youth Counseling Center (AYCC) is a community-based, licensed mental health counseling center, the mission of which is to promote and support the social and emotional wellbeing of all Arlington’s youth and families, regardless of their ability to pay. AYCC provides a variety of high quality, innovative, and therapeutic outpatient and school-based mental health services, including individual, group, and family counseling, psychiatric evaluation and consultation, and medication management. Through local grants and other fundraising initiatives, AYCC also provides case management services to residents with basic resource needs (housing, food, fuel assistance, health insurance coverage etc.), and oversees the First Step Group and other support services for survivors of domestic violence.
For more information about AYCC, visit arlingtonma.gov/aycc