Alcoholics Anonymous: Fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. A.A. World Services Inc. P.O. Box 459, New York, NY 10163 Tel: (212) 870-3400
Interfaith Medical Center, Chemical Dependency Outpatient Services: This is an outpatient alcoholism and substance abuse program for adults (18+). The treatment is focused on helping patients achieve abstinence through a variety of educational, cognitive-behavioral and creative art therapy groups. Groups focus on educating patients about substance abuse, relapse prevention and health issues. 1545 Atlantic Avenue, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11213 Tel: (718) 613-4000, (718) 613-4450, or (718) 613-4330
Narcotics Anonymous: The group atmosphere provides help from peers and offers an ongoing support network for addicts who wish to pursue and maintain a drug-free lifestyle. Our name, Narcotics Anonymous, is not meant to imply a focus on any particular drug; NA’s approach makes no distinction between drugs including alcohol and membership is free.
New Directions Alcohol and Substance Abuse Treatment Program: an out-patient chemical dependency treatment program which has developed an integrated clinical approach to treatment that focuses on the chemically dependent individual and their immediate social environment. In addition, the program includes aftercare to help the chemically dependent individual secure their place on the road to recovery. 202 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Tel: (718) 398-0800