How do I find an appropriate alcohol or drug treatment program?
Call 1-800-522-5353. The staff monitoring this toll-free information line are skilled in providing information and referral services for all New Yorkers. For callers outside New York State, contact the Educational Alliance at 212/982-8130.
A directory of
Field Offices is available from the web site of the NYS
Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS). It is important to the success of a client's recovery that he/she receives appropriate treatment services. The considerations in selecting a program could be geographical or finding a program to meet special needs. Regional staff of OASAS are knowledgable about the services in their region. An on-line Provider Search function is also available on the OASAS web site.
Referral info at the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services
If you or someone you know needs help for alcoholism or substance abuse . . .
Contact: Office of Public Information and Communications
or Fax: 518-485-6014