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Freedom Institute is a non-profit recovery center
healing individuals and families since 1976.

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ABOUT US

Freedom Institute is a New York State OASAS licensed, medically supervised outpatient recovery center located in midtown Manhattan. We offer highly personalized, comprehensive and innovative care to the families and individuals affected by substance abuse and addiction.

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SERVICES

Freedom Institute offers a range of treatment programs tailored to meet the complex needs of each age group and walk of life.

FIFAMILY

PROGRAM

Our flagship service, the Family Program treats addiction as a family issue and offers support to all family members and significant others throughout the recovery process.

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FIADOLESCENT

PROGRAM

Our Adolescent Program treats the individual and family, helping them build the necessary skills for a successful life.

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FIYOUNG ADULT

PROGRAM

Freedom Institute's YA program offers specialized care for young adults during the transition from adolescence to mature independence.

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FIADULT

PROGRAM

We pride ourselves on our discreet, highly individualized, and comprehensive treatment plans for adults in need.

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FIHALLWAYS

Our school program provides evidence-based prevention and social-emotional wellness programming for students, faculty, and parents in middle and upper schools across the New York City metropolitan area.

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FIINTERVENTIONS & TREATMENT PLANNING

Freedom Institute offers a range of Treatment Planning options, including interventions, referrals, and more.

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RESOURCE CENTER

Looking to learn more about substance abuse or addiction and the recovery process? Our Resource Center offers personalized information for your specific situation, as well as FAQs and interactive features.

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Fran Calafatello, LCSW, CASAC Fran Calafatello, LCSW, CASAC Mark Sturgeon, MSW Mark Sturgeon, MSW Michael Fayne, Ph.D Michael Fayne, Ph.D Carrie Sanders, MPH, LCSW Carrie Sanders, MPH, LCSW
Rachel Russell, MA Rachel Russell, MA Syd Hap, MA Syd Hap, MA Madeline Guven Madeline Guven Rae Matthew Rae Matthew
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