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Substance Abuse Education and Prevention Resources


NORTH HS: Annmarie Frankle, CASAC
Alcohol & Drug Counselor: , (631) 471-1400 ext 5598 Google# lcz26dd

EAST HS: Adam Intravia, CASAC
Alcohol & Drug Counselor: (631) 716-8200, ext.5198 Google# onw2ivf

SAGAMORE MS: Melissa Bennett
Student Assistance Counselor: (631) 696-8600 ext.4816 Google# bbr667v

SENECA MS: Stephanie Garcia, CASAC
Substance Abuse and Violence Prevention Counselor
631-471-1850, ext. 4518 Google# 2vwvd3s

SAMOSET MS: Lauren Hallaceli, MSW
Alcohol & Drug Counselor: (631) 471-1700 ext.4216 Google# sz5tvd5


Sachem Substance Abuse Resources & Google Classroom Codes

    Please contact individual groups prior to attendance, as due to health restrictions some may be offering online alternatives, while others may be temporarily in hiatus.
    • Suffolk County Parents Support Group (Mondays, 7-830PM)
      First Presbyterian Church of Smithtown, 175 E. Main St, Smithtown, NY 11787
      Contact: DAN W. 631-877-2212
    • Hope House Family & Friends Support Group (Mondays 7-830PM)
      Hope House “Rise Up!” Bereavement Support Group (2nd/4th Tues each month, 7-830PM)
      1 High St, Pt. Jefferson, NY 631-928-2377
    • The Beading Hearts (
      Overdose Loss Support Group; Sibling Loss Support Group
      (weekly support groups, Zoom/video chat, Facebook meetings/chats, live meetings)
      Linda 631-804-6322
    • Parent/Grandparent Bereavement Group
      200 Wilson St, Pt. Jefferson Station, NY (Thursdays 8:15-9:30PM)
      Contact: John Venza 631-357-1705
    • Samaritan Daytop Family Association @ Huntington O/P Facility
      (Peer-to-Peer support for families impacted by overdose/addiction loss)
      Contact 631-351-5723 for dates/times
    • F.I.S.T (Families in Support of Treatment)
      (Holds online/live trainings, support groups, educational presentations, and referrals)
    • Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency (LICADD) (Provides referral, intervention, and professional guidance to families and individuals)
    • Alcoholics Anonymous- Online Intergroup for video meetings, chats, support for self-help.
    • OASAS- NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (Oversight body for services in NY state)

  • For information regarding Sachem Central School District Substance Abuse Education and Prevention Task Force please contact: Sean Cully, Chairperson for Health Education 631-696-8600 ext. 4826