Alcohol/Drug Abuse Services

METHADONE MAINTENANCE TREATMENT PROGRAM (MMTP)

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program (MMTP) at Whitney Young plays a pivotal role in stabilizing the lives of patients and decreasing heroin and non-narcotic drug use, decreasing the negative impact of illegal behaviors to obtain drugs, reducing behaviors associated with risk of exposure to and spread of HIV and other infectious disease such as Hepatitis C, and improving the effective use of health services and overall health outlook, social productivity and employability. The program offers the following support services: individual and family counseling; harm reduction education techniques; substance use and abuse education; support groups' a client advisory committee; case management services; HIV testing and counseling; and special services for substance abusing pregnant women.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-463-3882 Service/Intake
Intake RequirementsCall for information
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenOn-site Spanish and Russian translators as well as access to AT&T Language line for translation services.
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Fees or Charges
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Specific Hours: Call for details
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 10 Dewitt Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12207
Main Phone 518-465-4771 Administrative
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-465-4771 Answering Service
Fax 518-242-4784
Service Location Email info@wmyhealth.org
Web Address www.wmyhealth.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WHITNEY M. YOUNG JR. HEALTH SERVICES
Affiliated Program: METHADONE MAINTENANCE TREATMENT PROGRAM (MMTP)
This Service: Alcohol/Drug Abuse Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services >> Substance Abuse Services >> Substance Abuse Treatment Programs >> Medication Assisted Maintenance Treatment for Opioid Addiction >> Methadone Maintenance (X_RX-8450.5000-500)