Mental Health Services

CONSUMER ALTERNATIVE RECOVERY EMPOWERMENT PHONE LINE (CARE LINE)

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe CARE Line is a peer-run non-crisis telephone line (chatline) that provides a safe, comfortable atmosphere for consumers of mental health services to confide in other consumers in a mutually supportive manner.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureFor the CareLine call 518-427-5056 Ext 115
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Helpful TipsThe CARELine is available every day from 5:00 pm-1:00 am.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityPast or present consumers of mental health services living in Albany County age 18 and older.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: CareLine: 5:00 pm-1:00 am, 365 days a year
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 354 Central Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-427-5056
Fax 518-427-5059
Service Location Email danr@nycaps.org
Web Address www.nycaps.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CAPITAL AREA PEER SERVICES (CAPS)
Affiliated Program: CONSUMER ALTERNATIVE RECOVERY EMPOWERMENT PHONE LINE (CARE LINE)
This Service: Mental Health Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Mental Health Issues (YZ-5000)
Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities (YF-5000)
Talklines/Warmlines (RF-8380)