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Parent Drug Prevention Resources

Parents, if you need help talking to your child about drugs, alcohol, substance abuse and mental health care, please remember that you are not alone. This section will give you resources regarding drug use and abuse.
Also, as we learn of community events related to drug prevention, we will share that information on this page.

Local Resources:

Parents are the Last to Know Brochure

Columbia County Deputy Sheriffs Benevolent Association
Hotline (518) 822-8477

Columbia Pathways to Recovery

Catholic Charities of Columbia and Greene Counties
Alcohol and Substance Use Prevention Program
431 East Allen Street, Hudson, NY
Phone: (518) 828-8660 ext. 130

Columbia County Department of Human Services
Mental Health Clinical and Care Coordination Services
325 Columbia Street, Suite 300, Hudson Phone: (518) 828-9446 (24/7 on-call)

The Columbia County Mental Health Center operates a 24-hour crisis line to assist individuals who are experiencing a psychiatric emergency. They also offer walk-in crisis services at the main location at 325 Columbia Street, Monday – Friday 9:00am-4:30pm

Columbia County

Twin County Recovery Services, Inc.
Substance Abuse Clinical and Residential Services
350 Power Avenue, Hudson, NY
Phone: (518) 751-2083 ext. 320

Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties
Mental Health Clinical, Residential and Support Services
713 Union St., Hudson, NY
Phone: (518) 828-4619

Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties
Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT)
Phone: (518) 943-5555

Additional resources:

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