Chemical Dependence Services

Much is at stake for those struggling to break the cycle of chemical dependence. Catholic Charities supports people struggling to reclaim their lives through all stages of the recovery process.

 All Catholic Charities chemical dependence services are Tobacco Free in accordance with NYS OASAS regulation Part 856.


Talbot House Chemical Dependence Crisis Center

 Talbot House is a 24-hour voluntary chemical dependence crisis center licensed by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) to provide short-term medically monitored inpatient withdrawal services to adult men and women who are in crisis. This facility provides nourishing meals, counseling, limited transportation, support groups, and referrals.


Outpatient Clinics

 Outpatient clinics help people in recovery maintain sobriety and live independently and productively. Services include individual and group counseling; groups for early sobriety; DWI/mandated and aftercare; educational programs; crisis intervention; psychiatric services; medical evaluations; and referrals. The program also serves spouses, adolescents, significant others, co-dependents, and adult children of alcoholics (ACOAs). Our clinics provide counseling services in Spanish.


Eligibility and Fees

 Programs serve people 18 years of age and older. Sliding scale fees, Medicaid, Medicare, and other third-party insurance accepted.