Child & Youth Substance Use Disorder
Many major providers of alcohol and drug treatment services for adults also provide youth substance use services to adolescents. In addition to the resources below, see Special Programs under Child & Youth Treatment.
Child and Youth Substance Abuse Resources
Alba De Vida
Hispanics United, Hispanos Unidos
254 Virginia Street
Buffalo, NY 14201
A bi-lingual, bi-cultural outpatient substance abuse treatment program. Services include individual and group counseling, medication assisted recovery (including methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone). Adults, adolescents and families.
3354 Sheridan Drive
Amherst, NY 14226
Outpatient and intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment for individuals over 11 years. Medication Assisted Treatment, Opioid Treatment Program, Dual Diagnosis. Supportive living house for men.
Service Area: WNY and Central NY
BestSelf Behavioral Health Services
255 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14202
Outpatient substance abuse treatment for children, adolescents & adults with individual, group and family counseling, relapse prevention training and Medication Assisted Treatment (Suboxone, Vivitrol, Methadone). Recovery Community services.
Service Area: WNY
BryLin Hospital – Substance Use Disorder Clinic
531 Farber Lakes Dr, Ste 202
Williamsville, NY 14221
Fees: Sliding Scale available
Outpatient services for chemically dependent adolescents and adults. Dual diagnosis (MICA), drinking driver programs, women’s groups, drug testing and specialized groups for professionals, law enforcement professionals, and employee assistance programs (EAP’s). No waiting lists. Immediate evaluations available.
Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)
(716) 898-3415 or 716-898-3000
462 Grider St.
Buffalo, NY 14215
Comprehensive alcohol and drug addiction rehab services with inpatient and outpatient programs, detoxification, dual diagnosis, PTSD, and adolescent treatment.
Horizon Health Services
55 Dodge Road
Getzville, NY 14068
Treatment and support for individuals and families struggling with substance use disorders and mental health issues. Outpatient & residential treatment, detoxification services, military/first responder residential treatment, dual diagnosis, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), crisis stabilization, therapy dog program. Adolescents and Adults
Service Area: WNY
Kids Escaping Drugs/Renaissance Addiction Services
920 Harlem Rd.
West Seneca, NY 14224
Residential facilities. Substance abuse and co-occurring mental illness treatment. Counseling on campus, Medication Assisted Treatment, Half-way house. Early Intervention for students, stabilization, rehabilitation and reintegration. Ages 12 – 23.
Adolescent Chemical Dependency Program – Endeavor
1526 Walden Ave., Ste. 400
Buffalo, NY 14225
Fees: Sliding scale available.
Outpatient program serves chemically dependent adolescents along with their families. Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA) and Assertive After Care (ACC) interventions, which are both evidence-based programs for adolescents and families. Ages 12 – 18.
Monsignor Carr Institute/Catholic Charities
Substance Abuse Treatment Program
716-895-1033 or 1-877-448-4466
741 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14209
Outpatient treatment for adolescents and adults, and their families. Special focus on dual diagnosis (MICA) chemical dependency/outpatient. Support groups, Medication Assisted Treatment. Ages 13 and up.
800 Main Street, Suite 2A
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
Serves individuals and families suffering from chemical dependency related issues. Individual, group, and family counseling offered, as well as assistance with applying for social service benefits. Assistance offered for individuals involved in the criminal justice system. Age 12 and up.
Service Area: WNY
Spectrum Human Services
227 Thorn Ave.
Orchard Park, NY 14127
Counseling services for adults, adolescents, children and families who have mental illness and/or substance abuse disorder. Integrated co-occurring disorders treatment, opiate dependency services (adolescents and adults) including medication assisted treatment.