Welcome to the Philipstown Communities That Care Coalition!
Philipstown Communities That Care (PCTC) is a community-based coalition. Our mission is to prevent substance misuse by our children, youth, and community. This will be accomplished by fostering a safe and healthy community through the creation of supportive structures around education policies and programs.
Peer Engagement Services is:
A FREE Service for Dutchess, Putnam and Rockland County Residents (and their families) looking for Support entering into, or maintaining Long-term Recovery from Substance Use Disorder
Real-time OASAS Bed Availability and Outpatient Treatment
If you or someone you know is in need of a rehabilitation facility, please click the “when you need help right away” link in the menu at the top of the page. It will give you real-time information regarding facilities that have availability at this present time.
How To Prevent Drug Use at Every Age
Inside a Killer Drug Epidemic: A Look at America’s Opioid Crisis
Latest News: Fentanyl Outpaces Heroin as the Deadliest Drug on Long Island
A Parent’s Guide to Teenage Holiday Parties
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Educate yourself to be prepared in an emergency: The Good Samaritan Law
The Good Samaritan law went into effect in September 2011. It allows citizens who have been trained to administer NARCAN (Naloxone) to someone who has overdosed from an opiate. NARCAN reverses the overdose temporarily to allow time for the person to get medical attention. NARCAN saves lives!