For people of the North Country, United Helpers delivers the specialized medical, physical, and emotional support needed to be connected to life. We've been caring for our neighbors for more than 120 years, and no other provider comes close to the reach of our network, the breadth of our services, or the depth of our commitment. United Helpers is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit.


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Ogdensburg, NY 13669

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Behavioral Health Services – Gateway Apartment Treatment

Gateway Apartment Treatment

Designed to promote independence, recovery skills, and medication management necessary for community reintegration, Gateway Apartment Treatment provides housing, support, and education for people diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness. Gateway staff are caring people who want to help residents learn the skills to live independently in the community. If you are interested in joining our team, please reach out to our Navigator Line at (315) 714-3117 to get more information about the program. If you are a provider and think Gateway services would benefit a patient, please complete a SPOA referral.


Suicide and Crisis Hotline: Dial 988

Reachout of St. Lawrence County Hotline: (315) 265-2422

Reachout of St. Lawrence County Website: http://reachouthotline.org/

Supporting Independence

Gateway Apartment Treatment offers a safe, therapeutic living environment with 24-hour staff support for individuals 18 years of age and older who are diagnosed with a serious and persistent mental illness. Residents are encouraged to develop skills necessary for reintegration into the community while fostering the development of good personal relationships and the reduction of psychiatric symptomology.


Staff are trained to assist with the following:

Assertiveness/Self-Advocacy Training

Community Integration/Resource Development

Daily Living Skills

Health Services

Medication and Symptom Management


Rehabilitative Counseling

Skills Development


Substance Abuse Services

About The Area

Gateway Apartment Treatment program is located in Ogdensburg, NY, and provides safe and supportive housing, offering eight double-occupancy apartments. The complex is situated just outside of the City center and is within walking distance of a grocery store, bank, restaurants, and other shops.


Each apartment is furnished with a living room, dining room, and bedroom furniture, a television, linens, dishes, glassware, silverware, and cooking utensils. The kitchen contains a refrigerator, stove, toaster, coffeemaker, and sink.

• There is also an onsite community lounge, laundry area and outdoor gazebo.

• Apartments are “smoke-free”. Designated outdoor smoking areas are available.

Recreation and socialization

Various forms of recreational activities are offered to Gateway residents including shopping and dining in area communities, visits to parks and beaches along the St. Lawrence River for picnics, fishing, or outdoor barbecues.

Always Caring

United Helpers welcomes individuals of all backgrounds. With our Always Caring approach, we strive to provide reliable services and support to all individuals and families across the North Country. Our professional staff address your needs with care and compassion that is rooted in our commitment to your wellbeing.