Drug Use Disorder Education/Prevention

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    Programs that provide information about drug use (including the drugs most commonly used and their effects, the symptoms of related disorders, screening and diagnostic procedures and methods of treatment) and/or offer any of a variety of services that focus on drug use prevention for people of all ages who are at risk (i.e., who are currently in the light or experimental stage of using drugs; who are members of a drug using sibling, peer or family group; and/or who have behavioral and/or emotional problems at home, in school, in the community or with the criminal justice system). 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 drug use, the signs of related disorders, the legal consequences of drug use and how to get help.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Alcohol/Drug Abuse ServicesOffers an outpatient treatment program for individuals and families struggling with alcohol and drug addiction, including gambling, and those with a dual diagnosis of alcohol/drug addiction and mental illness. Also provides education and public awareness to schools, companies, etc about alcohol and drug addiction.FranklinALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELING AND TREATMENTCITIZEN ADVOCATES NORTH STAR FAMILY OF SERVICES
    Alcohol/Drug Abuse ServicesThe Prevention Council offers school-based curricula, a student assistance program, parenting education and support, underage and problem gambling prevention, afterschool and summer prevention services, community mobilization, information and referral, offender programs for DWI and young adult alcohol or drug-related offenses, underage drinking prevention and law enforcement support, community education and professional training.SaratogaALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTIONALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION COUNCIL OF SARATOGA COUNTY
    Alcohol/Drug Abuse ServicesProvides a comprehensive outpatient treatment program for individuals struggling with alcohol and drug addiction. Also does public awareness seminars about substance abuse and the resources of help available.ClintonALCOHOL/DRUG ABUSE SERVICESCHAMPLAIN VALLEY FAMILY CENTER
    Alcohol/Drug Abuse ServicesCommunity Education provides effective, comprehensive substance abuse prevention education programs for schools, community groups and substance abuse professionals. The ACCA Community Education Program delivers an array of programs that target students ranging in age from 4 to 21. Most programs consist of nine 45-minute sessions, but programs can be tailored to fit the needs of each location and population. Currently, the literacy based self-esteem building substance abuse prevention program, AN APPLE A DAY (AAAD), reaches over 17,000 children ranging in age from 4-12 annually. Other school based self-esteem building substance abuse prevention programs include GROW GIRL!, BOYS ONLY!, and Project Alert. AlbanyCOMMUNITY EDUCATION-PREVENTION PROGRAMADDICTIONS CARE CENTER OF ALBANY (ACCA)
    Alcohol/Drug Abuse ServicesFoster community health through education, prevention, treatment and recovery of substance abuse.ClintonSUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION AND RECOVERY OF CLINTON COUNTY (SPARCC)ALLIANCE FOR POSITIVE HEALTH
    Alcohol/Drug Abuse ServicesProvides substance abuse prevention education to elementary and secondary students, teachers, and parents, including one-to-one counseling to students struggling with, or at risk of alcohol or drug addiction. Works at the community level to change policies and practices related to alcohol and other drug abuse; supports local mobilization efforts Offers an Alcohol Awareness Program for youth (16-20) who are referred by the courts with ABC violations, assistance and information on Heroin and Opioid prevention Coalition (ECHO)EssexSUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICESSUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION TEAM OF ESSEX COUNTY
    Education/Prevention ServicesProvides programs and resources to educate lawmakers, health care professionals, teachers, parents, and the general public about alcohol and drug abuse. Also offers a number of online resources for others to utilize.AlbanyALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE EDUCATIONNEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES (OASAS)
    Education/Prevention ServicesProvides outreach and education about alcohol and drug addiction to at risk populations, community groups, associations, organizations, etc.FranklinCOMMUNITY OUTREACH AND EDUCATION PROGRAMSAINT JOSEPH'S ADDICTION TREATMENT AND RECOVERY CENTERS
    Education/Prevention ServicesThe Prevention Programs offered by HCCS target family relationships, peer relationships, the school environment, and the community environment for prevention education. Each of these domains can be a setting for deterring the initiation of drug use through increasing social and self-competency skills, adoption of pro-social attitudes and behaviors, and awareness of the harmful health, social, and psychological consequences of drug abuse.HamiltonDRUG ABUSE EDUCATION / PREVENTIONHAMILTON COUNTY COMMUNITY SERVICES
    Education/Prevention ServicesThe Substance Abuse Awareness Program is a six-hour educational program designed to meet the needs of teens and young adults who have encountered legal or school problems as a result of the use or abuse of alcohol and or other drugs.SchenectadySCHENECTADY COUNTY STOP DWI PROGRAMSCHENECTADY COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
    Education/Prevention ServicesThe Student Assistance Program (SAP) is positioned throughout local school districts in Rensselaer County. Student Assistance Program team members are master level substance abuse prevention counselors who use science-based programming. This program is funded through New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services. RensselaerSTUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMRENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
    Education/Prevention ServicesThe HFM Prevention Council offers prevention education programs to schools and communities, environmental prevention initiatives, media advocacy, and referrals to addiction services.FultonSUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION EDUCATION PROGRAMHAMILTON, FULTON AND MONTGOMERY PREVENTION COUNCIL
    Education/Prevention ServicesOffers age-appropriate alcohol and drug prevention programs to community groups, schools, parents, youth groups, etc.SchenectadyYOUTH EDUCATION PREVENTION PROGRAMSMOTHERS AGAINST DRUNK DRIVING (MADD) - NEW YORK STATE CHAPTER
    Education/Training ServicesTraining professionals in the three main credentialing areas for the substance abuse field (CASAC, CPP and CPS).AlbanyCENTER FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENTADDICTIONS CARE CENTER OF ALBANY (ACCA)
    Parent/ Family Support ServicesCommunity education program offering parenting and substance abuse prevention skills.AlbanyYOUTH DEVELOPMENT/SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDER PREVENTION PROGRAMMINGADDICTIONS CARE CENTER OF ALBANY (ACCA)
    Support ServicesProvides a family/friends program that is free and open to the public. The program explores major aspects of the interaction of addiction and family dynamics -- family disease concept, responsibility, defining self, etc. This program is for anyone who knows and cares about a chemically dependent person.New YorkFAMILY PROGRAMHAZELDEN

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