Fighting Back: Where to Find Help

A T-shirt in memory of Matt Herring, 24, who died of an overdose on Aug. 25 (Photo by Ross Corsiar)


24-7 Drug Abuse Helpline
877-846-7369 or text 467369

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids
855-378-4373 (Weekdays 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)

24-Hour Crisis Counseling (Dutchess)
845-485-9700 (call or text)

Treatment Centers

Arms Acres, Carmel
845-225-5202 (out-patient)
845-225-3400 (in-patient)

CoveCare Center, Carmel
845-225-2700 (out-patient)

Dutchess County Stabilization Center
230 North Road, Poughkeepsie
845-485-9700 | Open 24-7 for walk-ins

Lexington Center for Recovery, Wappingers Falls | 845-765-2366

Onward Recovery, Newburgh
845-725-1244 (out-patient)

St. Christopher’s Inn, Garrison
845-335-1020 (out-patient, adult men)

Walter Hoving Home, Garrison
845-424-3674 (faith-based, adult women)

Treatment Directories

Doctors Who Prescribe Suboxone

Bed Availability / Out-patient Treatment

Provider Directory

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA)
800-662-4357 |

Overdose Prevention Training

St. Christopher’s Inn, Garrison
Contact Rob Casasanta at 845-335-1035 or
The next classes are Nov. 5 and Dec. 3.

Arms Acres, Carmel
Contact Tammy Bender at 845-704-6198 or
The next class is Nov. 17.

Dutchess County Health Department
845-486-3500 |


Lillian Rosengarten, LCSW
845-265-2856 |

Pharmacies that dispense naloxone without a prescription
Drug World, Cold Spring
Rite Aid, Beacon
CVS Pharmacy, Fishkill

Support Groups

Spotlight Family Support Group
Call 914-582-8384 for information.
Mahopac: Oct. 24, Nov. 7, Nov. 21
Hopewell Junction: Oct. 26, Nov. 9, Nov. 23
Yorktown: Oct. 17, Oct. 31, Nov. 14, Nov. 28

Friends of Recovery Putnam, Carmel
845-225-4646 |
The next meetings are Nov. 14 and Dec. 12.

Narcotics Anonymous (Mid-Hudson)
845-431-9011 (Dutchess)
888-399-5519 (Regional)
NA meets in Beacon at the Reformed Church and St. Andrew’s.

Paying for Treatment

NYS Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services

Understanding Your Rights for Treatment and Insurance Coverage for SUD Insurance Brochure.pdf

Intervention Services

David Gerber | 845-335-1101
Ray Dorritie | 914-473-4735


Philipstown Communities That Care

Council on Addiction Prevention & Education of Dutchess County
845-765-8301 |

NYS Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Prevention Council of Putnam
845-225-4646 |

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Prescription Opioid Drop Boxes

Beacon Police Department
Philipstown Town Hall

For more resources, see Philipstown Communities That Care ( and Drug Crisis in Our Backyard (

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