Substance Use Disorder Education/Prevention

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Programs that provide information about substance use disorders (including the substances most commonly used and their effects, the diagnostic criteria for substance use disorders, screening and diagnostic procedures and methods of treatment) and/or which offer any of a variety of services that focus on substance use prevention for people of all ages who are at risk. Included may be printed materials or videos that address the subject; psycho-educational and skill building activities; structured groups which focus on family dynamics, problem-solving, self-esteem and similar issues; and presentations in schools and agencies and to family groups regarding the dangers of alcohol and drug use and smoking, the signs of substance use disorders, the legal consequences of illegal substance use and how to get help.

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12 WEEK CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY EDUCATIONAL SERIESProvides information about the Disease Concept of Addiction, characteristics, effects and consequences. Also offers a 12 week Anger Management/Conflict Resolution Psycho-Educational Series. Classes are conducted in both English and Spanish.Nassau12 WEEK CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY EDUCATIONAL SERIESCOPAY, INC.
BUREAU FOR AT-RISK YOUTHSupplies innovative, high quality, user friendly resources that help children, teens, parents, educators, and others cope with the many vital issues facing today's youth. Areas of concern and publishing activity include substance abuse, violence prevention, conflict resolution, child abuse, teenage sexuality, and self esteem.SuffolkBUREAU FOR AT-RISK YOUTHBUREAU FOR AT-RISK YOUTH
CARE CENTER PROGRAMProvides treatment and counseling to children and families with alcohol-related problems. Provides out-patient alcohol counseling services to children. Services include individual, group and family counseling art and play therapy for children family education series crisis intervention bilingual counseling services DWI program and bilingual services. Also provides medication treatment for opioid and alcohol addiction using Vivitrol, an injectable medication, and psychotherapy. Program brochures.Licensed by The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS).NassauCARE CENTER PROGRAMSOUTH SHORE CHILD GUIDANCE CENTER, INC.
CHILDREN'S SERVICESProvides a variety of preventive and academic services for children, including: tutoring, homework help, mentoring, therapeutic after school and summer programs, diagnostic assessments, substance abuse, alcohol abuse, domestic violence prevention/education programs. Call for further information.NassauCHILDREN'S SERVICESCOPAY, INC.
COMMUNITY COUNSELING SERVICES OF RONKONKOMAProvides a professional environment for those affected by the disease of chemical dependency. The program consists of comprehensive evaluations, individual, family and group counseling, co-dependency counseling, random urine screening and breathalyzer tests, alcohol and drug education and referrals for additional services as needed. Call or visit website for additional information.Licensed by The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS).SuffolkCOMMUNITY COUNSELING SERVICES OF RONKONKOMACOMMUNITY COUNSELING SERVICES OF RONKONKOMA
DRUG ABUSE RESISTANCE EDUCATION (D.A.R.E)Provides a drug abuse education lesson plan to local elementary school.JUVENILE AID BUREAUTOWN OF RIVERHEAD
DRUG PREVENTIONProvides various free services to enhance the healthy development of young people including evidence-based practice interventions geared towards preventing the onset of drug and alcohol use and abuse. On site child care available. Call for more information.NassauDRUG PREVENTIONH.E.L.P. SERVICES, INC.
ENHANCED PERSONAL JAIL TOURSParents accompany their children into the Riverhead County Correctional Facility to experience first-hand what life may be like if their drug or alcohol abuse leads them into incarceration. This program is offered by appointment only.SuffolkENHANCED PERSONAL JAIL TOURSSUFFOLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
FAMILY EDUCATIONOffers Nassau and Suffolk County residents a three-part workshop providing information on addiction as a disease, the family's role, strategies for coping with the impact on family life, range of treatments and resources available.NassauFAMILY EDUCATIONLONG ISLAND COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG DEPENDENCE, INC./NASSAU
FAMILY EDUCATIONOffers Nassau and Suffolk County residents a three-part workshop providing information on addiction as a disease, the family's role, strategies for coping with the impact on family life, range of treatments and resources available.SuffolkFAMILY EDUCATIONLONG ISLAND COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG DEPENDENCE, INC./SUFFOLK
FIVE TOWNS COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.Multi-service agency dedicated to serve the needs of the economically, socially, educationally, and culturally disadvantaged through structured programs. Call for additional information.NassauFIVE TOWNS COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.FIVE TOWNS COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.
FRIENDS FROM SUNSHINE CENTER CHARACTER EDUCATION PROGRAMTeaches children, in grades K-3, character education and social skills through directed lessons, songs, multi-cultural puppets, stories and activities. Cultural diversity, anger management, conflict resolution, strategies for dealing with bullies and the understanding of emotions are some of the issues that are addressed. Training, in the areas of alcohol, drugs and violence prevention is available. This program is available to schools and agencies.SuffolkFRIENDS FROM SUNSHINE CENTER CHARACTER EDUCATION PROGRAMSUNSHINE PREVENTION CENTER FOR YOUTH AND FAMILIES
GREAT ESCAPE SUBSTANCE ABUSE TRAINING AND INFORMATIONProvides substance abuse training and information to individuals while increasing awareness of the affects of drugs and alcohol in vulnerable populations.NassauGREAT ESCAPE SUBSTANCE ABUSE TRAINING AND INFORMATIONGREAT ESCAPE SUBSTANCE ABUSE TRAINING AND INFORMATION
HEALTH EDUCATION AND TRAINING SERVICESProvides education to elementary through high school students via classroom presentation and assembly programs. Offers teacher in-service programs as well as general info to the public via health fairs, and literature distributions. Hosts local and state conferences, provides resources, workshops/trainings, organizes activities and produces a newsletter. Call for more information.NassauHEALTH EDUCATION AND TRAINING SERVICESNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH, CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SERVICES
HEART AND SOUL INSTITUTEProvides education and training of drug and alcohol counselors and offers education to the general public on topics such as parenting, depression, racism, mental health and homophobia. Appointment required. Serves all age groups.SuffolkHEART AND SOUL INSTITUTEHEART AND SOUL COMMUNITY COUNSELING, INC.
HEROIN AND DRUG RECOVERY (YOUTH 12-17)Provides free substance use recovery support services/at risk services to young people ages 12-17 in order to promote a drug-free lifestyle. The program is designed to deter youth from the risk of making, or being in a position to make destructive decisions, or engage in risky behaviors through the provision of an inviting and safe atmosphere where positive alternatives and pro-social activities are available for young people. On site child care is available. Call for more information.NassauHEROIN AND DRUG RECOVERY (YOUTH 12-17)H.E.L.P. SERVICES, INC.
HIGHER GROUND PROGRAMOffers faith based counseling centered on Christian biblical principals in combination with HIV/AIDS and chemical dependence prevention education, to increase positive health outcomes for participants of the program.NassauHIGHER GROUND PROGRAMTHE CENTER FOR RAPID RECOVERY
HUGS, INC. (HUMAN UNDERSTANDING & GROWTH SERVICES, INC.)A non-profit community based prevention and positive youth development agency. We facilitate leadership conferences for youth, workshops for parents, educators & community groups. In addition, we are engaged in two community coalitions aimed at reducing underage drinking and substance abuse.SuffolkHUGS, INC. (HUMAN UNDERSTANDING & GROWTH SERVICES, INC.)HUMAN UNDERSTANDING & GROWTH SERVICES, INC.
HUNTINGTON DRUG & ALCOHOL COUNSLEING CENTERProvides comprehensive prevention, education and treatment services to youth and adults. Includes on-site outpatient drug/alcohol counseling. Off-site prevention-based services, provision of individual/group/family counseling, school & community based prevention and evidence-based curricula provision.SuffolkHUNTINGTON DRUG & ALCOHOL COUNSELING CENTERHUNTINGTON YOUTH BUREAU
JUVENILE AID BUREAUProvides educational programs within the community and schools within the Town of Southold via the D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program and other programs that explore the law and responsibility in an attempt to prevent crime. Educates youth in various safety areas (for example bicycle, babysitting, etc.).SuffolkPOLICE DEPARTMENTTOWN OF SOUTHOLD
LATINO FAMILY RESOURCES PROGRAMProvides programs for substance abuse, domestic violence, and HIV Prevention, anger management, conflict resolution and workshop series.NassauLATINO FAMILY RESOURCES PROGRAMCOPAY, INC.
LONG ISLAND REGIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES CENTERProvides training, resources, and technical assistance to all schools and community agencies in Nassau and Suffolk Counties in all areas related to health and wellness. These areas include health curriculum, health services, violence prevention, nutrition, substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, emotional health, parent and community involvement. The center also offers a health resource library with curricula, videos, health modules and guides available for loan to all school staff, parents, and community organizations.SuffolkLONG ISLAND REGIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES CENTERWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
MOTHER AND CHILD PROGRAMOffers a 16 Adult bed residential treatment facility for pregnant and postpartum women and their infants up to two years of age. The MAC program enables pregnant substance abusers to receive treatment without having to be separated from their children. Treatment services include intensive individual, group and family counseling, structured socialization and vocational/educational training. In addition, the women receive instructions on pre-natal care, Lamaze, and parenting skills. While the women are involved in treatment activities, the children are cared for by certified child care workers in the program's on-site Child Development Center. The children themselves receive age-appropriate assessments and participate in tasks that promote the timely acquisition of motor, communication, and socialization skills.SuffolkMOTHER AND CHILD PROGRAMPHOENIX HOUSE OF LONG ISLAND
OUTPATIENT CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY FOR YOUTH SERVICESProvides treatment and education about alcoholism and substance abuse for youth at risk and their families. Offers family education, individual, group and family therapy, 12-step recovery program, tutoring, after-school activities, and random alcohol and drug testing.NassauOUTPATIENT CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY FOR YOUTH SERVICESNORTH SHORE CHILD AND FAMILY GUIDANCE CENTER
OUTREACH SERVICESOffers Character Education Series for preschool-high school audiences. Topics include Anger Management, Bullies/Teasing, Friendships, Suicide/Depression, Substance Use/Abuse, Diversity/Tolerance, Self-esteem, Peer Pressures, stranger awareness, expressing feelings and more. Available for Health Fairs, Awareness Days, Community Events, and Facilitator/Staff Trainings.SuffolkOUTREACH SERVICESSUNSHINE PREVENTION CENTER FOR YOUTH AND FAMILIES
PARTNERS IN PREVENTION PROGRAMOffers a substance abuse prevention program for high school students enrolled in participating Nassau County schools districts. Presents four evidence-based workshops including Too Good for Drugs, Life Skills, Strengthening Families and Teen Intervene aimed at curtailing heroin abuse.NassauPARTNERS IN PREVENTION PROGRAMHISPANIC COUNSELING CENTER
PREVENTION OUTPATIENT COUNSELINGProvides education and counseling to individuals, couples, groups and family counseling to prevent drug abuse in the community.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES-DIVISION OF DRUG AND ALCOHOL SERVICESTOWN OF BABYLON
PREVENTION PROGRAMProvides individual, family and group counseling to youth at risk for substance abuse behaviors. Call for further information.NassauPREVENTION PROGRAMFAMILY AND CHILDREN'S ASSOCIATION
PREVENTION TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALSProvides training to instruct professionals (teachers, social workers, counselors, etc.) on the importance of alcohol, drugs, and violence prevention, prevention techniques and skill building. NYS OASAS approved educator and trainer. Programs and presentations modified for ones needs.SuffolkPREVENTION TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALSSUNSHINE PREVENTION CENTER FOR YOUTH AND FAMILIES
PROJECT SAFETY NETOffers at-risk Long Island residents in targeted Nassau and Suffolk County communities a variety of outreach services including FREE rapid HIV/HCV testing and counseling, fast tracking into substance abuse treatment, Comprehensive Risk Counseling Services (CRCS), distribution of condoms and referrals to primary health care, mental health, case management and other supportive services. The program also offers on the spot education about reducing the risk of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis and other STD transmissions and the link between substance abuse and HIV. Provides assistance with enrollment in the HIV Uninsured Care Programs and Health Insurance Marketplace.SuffolkPROJECT SAFETY NETLONG ISLAND ASSOCIATION FOR AIDS CARE, INC.
RIVERHEAD COMMUNITY COALITION FOR SAFE AND DRUG-FREE YOUTHProvides Community-based collaborative substance abuse prevention.SuffolkRIVERHEAD COMMUNITY COALITION FOR SAFE AND DRUG-FREE YOUTHRIVERHEAD COMMUNITY AWARENESS PROGRAM INC.(CAP)
RIVERHEAD FAMILY CENTEROffers residents of the east end towns a variety of services to assist individuals and strengthen families. Provides crisis intervention, family case management, information and referral, substance abuse treatment, education and advocacy aimed at promoting and maintaining family functioning.SuffolkRIVERHEAD FAMILY CENTERFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
RIVERHEAD LOCATIONProvides information and referral, assessment, meeting information and educational materials. Also provides intervention.SuffolkRIVERHEAD LOCATIONLONG ISLAND COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG DEPENDENCE, INC./SUFFOLK
STUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SAP)Provides evidence-based education programs, workshops and trainings to Nassau and Suffolk County schools, parents, staff, professionals, youth groups and community centers. Offers information on a variety of substance use, abuse, dependence and related issues such as communication, stress and anger management. Programs are scheduled as needed both off and on-site by appointment.NassauSTUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SAP)LONG ISLAND COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG DEPENDENCE, INC./NASSAU
STUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SAP)Provides evidence-based education programs, workshops and trainings to Nassau and Suffolk County schools, parents, staff, professionals, youth groups and community centers. Offers information on a variety of substance use, abuse, dependence and related issues such as communication, stress and anger management. Programs are scheduled as needed both off and on-site by appointment.NassauSTUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SAP)LONG ISLAND COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG DEPENDENCE, INC./SUFFOLK
SUBSTANCE ABUSE FREE ENVIRONMENTProvides substance abuse education prevention and intervention programs for youth, adults and seniors, and organizes community and agency activities to promote substance abuse prevention, crisis intervention and information and referral.NassauSUBSTANCE ABUSE FREE ENVIRONMENTSAFE, INC.
SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT SERVICESProvides individual, group and family counseling services for chemically dependent persons, their families and significant others. Vocational and educational evaluation is available. Call for more information.NassauPORT COUNSELING CENTER (A DIVISION OF LONG BEACH REACH, INC.)LONG BEACH REACH, INC.
SUFFOLK COALITION TO PREVENT ALCOHOL AND DRUG DEPENDENCIES, INC.Provides public understanding of alcohol and drug use/abuse and how they impact upon individuals, families and communities provides information, education and program development to Suffolk County individuals, families, businesses and communities through presentations and workshops to schools, civic, religious and fraternal organizations provides professional education program for alcoholism and substance abuse credentialing and re-credentialing promotes alcohol, tobacco and other drug (ATOD) prevention and advocacy, workshops and educational series for local community groups and businesses through COMPASS (COMmunity, PArent, School, Student) Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program. The formation of the COMPASS Coalition Training Academy of Long Island is targeted to selected Suffolk County Communities and will serve as a model in New York State.SuffolkSUFFOLK COALITION TO PREVENT ALCOHOL AND DRUG DEPENDENCIES, INC.SUFFOLK COALITION TO PREVENT ALCOHOL AND DRUG DEPENDENCIES, INC.
THE LEEDS PLACE-SERVING YOUNG PEOPLEOffers drug and alcohol treatment services, specializing in the adolescent population, mental health treatment services, Advantage Afterschool Programs, off-site treatment at Westbury Middle School, Good Beginnings for Babies as well as the following Community Outreach Programs: Weed and Seed Substance Abuse Program, Youth of Culture Drug Free Club, Hispanic Family Life Program, and Substance Abuse School Prevention Program. Call for more info.NassauTHE LEEDS PLACE-SERVING YOUNG PEOPLENORTH SHORE CHILD AND FAMILY GUIDANCE CENTER
THE ROOSEVELT EDUCATIONAL ALCOHOLISM COUNSELING TREATMENT CENTER, INC.Provides Alcohol and Drug Education, Relapse Prevention, Anger Management, Living Sober Support Group, Stop DWI Group and individual sessions. Provides speakers on alcohol and substance abuse and its relationship to family issues. Call for further information.NassauTHE ROOSEVELT EDUCATIONAL ALCOHOLISM COUNSELING TREATMENT CENTER, INC.THE ROOSEVELT EDUCATIONAL ALCOHOLISM COUNSELING TREATMENT CENTER, INC.
UNDERAGE DRINKING PREVENTION PROGRAMProvides training and technical support to the COMPASS Unity coalition to address and ameliorate alcohol and substance abuse in the South Country School District community.SuffolkUNDERAGE DRINKING PREVENTION PROGRAMFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
YMCA FAMILY SERVICE BRANCH-HOLTSVILLEOffers Suffolk County residents and their families, ages 6-99, a variety of services which include: individual, family and group counseling for substance abuse treatment, These services are offered in Spanish as well. Also offer youth counseling, ages 6-21, to help strengthen the family in life situations through counseling, which include: help with the transition of divorce, anxiety and stress, foster care adjustment and many other types of life areas. Also offer prevention services to strengthen and build the community. These services are mainly offered in the schools through evidence based program to prevent violence, alcohol and drug use, teen pregnancy and promote overall healthy living. We provide workshops in the community that give resources and information that the community has identified as a need, such as gambling, heroin use, how to talk with your kids, and healthy ways to cope with stress. Also provide bully free training and services to camps across all ages. Also tailor trainings and workshops to meet needs that organizations feel could benefit the community at large.SuffolkYMCA FAMILY SERVICE BRANCH-HOLTSVILLEYMCA OF LONG ISLAND, INC.
YOUTH AND FAMILY COUNSELING AGENCY OF OYSTER BAY/EAST NORWICH, INC.Provides counseling for individual, emotional, marital, family problems and substance abuse concerns. Offers smoking cessation group, parent/pre-schooler verbal interaction program, as well as emergency food and clothing assistance. Call for more information.Licensed by The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS).NassauYOUTH AND FAMILY COUNSELING AGENCY OF OYSTER BAY/EAST NORWICH, INC.YOUTH AND FAMILY COUNSELING AGENCY OF OYSTER BAY/EAST NORWICH, INC.
YOUTH DEVELOPMENTProvides free effective individual, family and group support counseling services to children, adolescents, and their families. The group counseling services consist of parenting classes and social skills .Tho other youth development services provided include academic support and various creative arts services (ages 5-11). On site child care available. Call for more information.NassauYOUTH DEVELOPMENTH.E.L.P. SERVICES, INC.

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