A Step Forward
Champlain Valley Family Center

Alcohol and substance use addiction can tear apart families, careers and friendships. The trained staff at Champlain Valley Family Center helps individuals and their families heal those wounds and move a Step Forward.

Champlain Valley Family Center (CVFC) is a private, non-profit community-based organization. We are dedicated to providing substance abuse treatment, prevention, education and related support programs to promote the well-being and quality of life for the residents of Clinton County, NY.

CVFC Outpatient Clinic is currently providing online sessions.

Users must receive an invite from a CVFC provider to join our sessions.

If you are a new user, you may access guides by clicking on the following topics:  how to get started, use the platform and troubleshooting.

Device & software help

The software that is recommended depends on what device you are using to connect.
Click here for the thera-LINK device guide or, review the recommendations below.

A computer that uses Windows: Chrome or Firefox is preferred to Internet Explorer/Microsoft Edge.
Apple computer: Chrome or Firefox will work.
An iPhone or iPad: newer devices should use Safari, but older devices should download the thera-LINK app.
Android device (computers or smartphones): Firefox is recommended, but Chrome will work on newer devices.

Logos for the various software

You may click the picture below to attend your scheduled online appointments.

Donations to CVFC may be made online via PayPal.

Please see our Donate section for further details.

We specialize in...

Substance Use Treatment

School-Based Prevention

Community-Based Prevention

Supportive Housing

Intensive Family Support Program

Tobacco-Free Clinton, Franklin & Essex

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