A Step Forward

Support & Resources

Adirondack Region 211 Call Center

Visit online, call or text.

2-1-1 is the one number to call to find or give help in Clinton, Essex, and Franklin counties.

2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember telephone number to call for free and confidential community referral that connects callers with resources providing food, shelter, rent assistance, clothing, child care options and other types of community assistance. Trained referral specialists are multi-lingual and available to help individuals find the help they need.

Whatever the need, the 2-1-1 Call Center has information and expertise to make the right connections.

Parents of Addicted Loved Ones (PAL)

PAL supports the journey of parents of addicted loved ones. Explore helpful articles, and shared knowledge that can help parents move forward. Check out their resources here.

A stance of hope

"New documentary reveals real-world impact of the heroin and opioid epidemic in the Adirondack region"

Article by: Robin Caudell, Press Republican on June 18, 2019

The documentary is available on Youtube  "Addicted To Hope" | A Documentary about the Opioid Crisis

Local Online Meetings

Many local meetings can now be attended online. Below is a listing of meetings that are generally held in or around the Plattsburgh area. Click on the blue text for the individual meeting link.

Daily 10:30 am - Monday/Came to Believe, Tuesday/Daily Reflections, Wednesday/As Bill Sees it, Thursday/Grapevine, Friday/Step, Saturday/Big Book, Sunday/Speaker - Saranac Lake One Day At A Time

Sunday 6 pm - Plattsburgh Spiritual Foundations Open Reading Discussion

Monday 6 pm - Plattsburgh Diamonds in the Rough Open Women's

Monday 7:30 pm - Westport Closed Meeting Discussion

Tuesday 6 pm - Plattsburgh Spiritual Foundations Big Book Study

Tuesday - Sunday 7 pm (Wednesday - Step) - Saranac Lake

Tuesday 8 pm - Lake Placid Paradox Group Open Discussion

Wednesday 6 pm - Keene Big Book Group

Thursday 6 pm - Plattsburgh Diamonds in the Rough Open Women's

Thursday 7:30 pm - Ausable Forks Open Discussion

Thursday 8 pm - Saranac Lake Men's Big Book

Friday 6 pm - Plattsburgh Spiritual Foundations Open Discussion

Friday 8 pm - Lake Placid Paradox Group Open Discussion

Saturday 10 am - Ausable Forks Open Big Book

Saturday 6 pm - Plattsburgh Spiritual Foundations Step/Speaker

Local Online Meetings - Additional information

Area 48/Greater New York State Online Meeting Information

Area 48 HMB

Helpful Links for ZOOM

How to use the Zoom app to attend or host Zoom meetings

iPhone App Meeting Guide

Android App Meeting Guide

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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