Directory of Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disabilities

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



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




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


  Discharge Criteria



  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.