Directory of Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disabilities

Agency/Program Name
  Mohawk Valley Council on Alcoholism/Addiction Inc.

 

  Address
 

502 Court Street, Suite 401
Utica, NY 13502

 

  Contact Person Telephone Fax
 
Cassandra Sheets                        (315) 733-1709 (315) 733-1789

 

  Program Description
  Prevention Education Program Description
  • Information on alcoholism and addictions with referral to area inpatient and outpatient treatment facilities, Alcoholic Anonymous, al-anon other 12 step meetings
  • Pamphlets, brochures and videos available free of charge to the public
  • Trained trainers in the Life Skills Training program for middle schools
  • Alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention education programs designed for after school programs
  • Teen Institute County Coordinator
  • Regional Coordinator for Eckerd Drug Quiz Show for middle school students
  • Culturally sensitive and age-appropriate, summer recreation program prevention education presentations
  • Public speakers on various topics related to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, addiction and the family
  Admission Criteria
 

 Services are available to all residents of Oneida County

 

  Treatment Services
 

 N/A

 

  Fee
 

Many of our prevention programs are without charge.
Some of the educational programs have a fee for service which varies.

 

  Discharge Criteria
 

 N/A

 

  Hours of Operation
 

Monday - Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday & Wednesday until 8:00PM

 

  Additional Comments/Features of Program
  The Council on Alcoholism also provides the New York State Drinking and Driving course for the Department of Motor Vehicles. 7 week course (16) hours is held at three locations. Fee for service and additional information can be obtained by calling at 768-7342.

Employee Assistance Program, Drug-Free Workplace Assistance Programs, Critical Incident Stress Debriefing, The Council is certified by NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services to provide professional training programs.