Service Program for Older People

SPOP provides behavioral health care for adults age 55 and older in person and via telehealth.
Medical and social work professionals can use this referral form. 
To request information about services for yourself or another person, including Bereavement Support, please call 212-787-7120 x514 or click here.
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Service Program for Older People (SPOP) is the only agency in New York City entirely dedicated to meeting the behavioral health needs of older adults.  We offer:

  • Comprehensive behavioral health care for adults age 55 and older, with appointments in person and by telehealth
  • Bereavement support for adults of all age 
  • Specialized counseling for co-occurring substance use disorders
  • Group-based Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS) for older adults with serious mental illness
  • Home-based therapy for clients who are unable to travel due to physical or psychiatric disability (not currently available)
  • Appointments at 18 community-based clinic satellite offices throughout Manhattan and in Downtown Brooklyn 
  • Specialized individual and group therapy for caregivers
  • Training and consulting in aging and behavioral health


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