A.A., Human Services, Onondaga Community College B.A., LeMoyne College
M.S.W., University at Buffalo

Jerry, a Human Services alumnus of OCC, is Case Manager of the Community Care Hub. He is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and holds a CASAC Advanced Counselor designation.

He has been employed at the college for more than thirteen years and serves as an Adjunct Instructor of English and Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling. He is an Academic Coach, mentor, club advisor, and all-around good guy!

Jerry’s Hours

Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:30pm

Contact Jerry

(315) 498-2801
[email protected]

B.S., SUNY Oswego

Sarah is the Coordinator of Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention at OCC. She has over 7 years of professional experience working in prevention education.

In one of her proudest accomplishments, Sarah created a Drug Diversion Program that is used in the City of Oswego for people under the age of 25 charged with use or possession of drugs or drug paraphernalia. Some of Sarah's experience also includes CASICS (Cannabis & Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students).

Sarah works with individuals to determine their current risk level for substances and works with them to determine how to reduce their risk. Sarah believes in harm reduction with a focus on education. It is important to her to assist students in creating attainable health goals with their substance use and focusing on safety and reducing negative outcomes.

Sarah’s Hours

Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:30pm

Contact Sarah

Phone: (315) 498-2403
[email protected]

B.S., Syracuse University

Iryna graduated from Syracuse University and has a Bachelor of Science in Social Work degree. She is currently working on getting her Master of Social Work degree and interning at SUNY Upstate University Hospital. During her undergraduate studies, Iryna interned at the Community Care Hub for one year, and therefore came into this new role with background knowledge and practice.

Iryna works under the Family Empowerment Program and is eager to meet students who are parents with children under the age of 18. Her goal is to do everything in her power to best meet student needs!

You can find Iryna in the Community Care Hub and at the Children’s Learning Center on the days listed below.

Iryna’s Hours

Monday

@ Children's Learning Center 7:00am - 8:30am
@ Community Care Hub 8:30am - 3:30pm

Thursday

@ Children's Learning Center 7:00am - 8:30am
@ Community Care Hub 8:30am - 3:30pm

Contact Iryna

Phone (315) 498-2499
Cell: (315) 430-0067
[email protected]

B.A., SUNY Oswego

Bonnie has joined the Community Care Hub as one of two new case managers working with the Family Empowerment Program. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oswego and has worked for a variety of human service agencies in the Syracuse area including Contact, Huntington Family Center and Catholic Charities.

For the past 23 years, she has been employed as an Onondaga County Probation Officer. During her first 10 years there, she worked exclusively in the Juvenile Justice system providing services to youth and their families.

Bonnie believes in creating individualized plans for her clients, realizing that everyone’s needs vary. As a result, she has a wealth of knowledge regarding programs/services in Onondaga County.

Bonnie can also be found at the Children’s Learning Center on the day listed below.

Bonnie’s Hours

Monday

@ Community Care Hub 2:30pm - 4:30pm

@ Children’s Learning Center 4:30pm - 5:30pm

@ Community Care Hub 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Tuesday

@ Community Care Hub 2:30pm - 6:30pm

Wednesday

@ Community Care Hub 2:30pm - 6:30pm

Thursday

@ Community Care Hub 2:30pm - 6:30pm

Contact Bonnie

Phone (315) 753-9037
[email protected]