Mayor Robert Palmieri and his wife, Susan, today announced that ICAN will be the recipient of the 2020 Mayor’s Gala, to be held on Saturday April 25, 2020 at the Delta Hotels by Marriott in downtown Utica. Tickets are $50 per person.

To purchase tickets you can visit the Mayor’s Benefit Gala website at or make checks payable to ICAN and mail to: ICAN, 310 Main St, Utica, NY 13501.

Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN) is a unique home and community-based network that provides individualized and non-traditional services and care to the highest risk youth, families and adults, with social, emotional, mental health and behavioral challenges.
ICAN has consistently demonstrated that positive outcomes can be achieved, despite significant trauma, mental illness and psychosocial stressors through a strength and team-based approach. ICAN’s vision is keeping families together and its mission is empowering individuals and families. They have been a mainstay in the Central New York Community for over 20 years.

ICAN’s impact is powerful – 165 employees providing 16 programs in six counties and serving 1,500 individuals every day. In 2017, they entered into a managed services agreement with the Utica Children’s Museum.

If you’re not on our mailing list or receiving Member Mentions, please click here to sign up.