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ACT Program

ACT PROGRAM

AFTERCARE COMMUNITY TRANSITION

Have you been challenged by addiction? Do you need support to reintegrate into the community to sustain wellness? Are you concerned about a loved one? We’re here to help with:

  • Information and referrals
  • Educational workshops
  • Health + Wellness programs
  • Career coaching
  • Spiritual support
  • Volunteer opportunities

ACT Program is funded by:
Sid Jacobson JCC’s Sheldon A. Sinett BASICS Fund
Mazer Family Fund


VIRTUAL RESOURCES

You don’t need to be challenged by this pandemic alone. If you are struggling with substance usage or challenged with maintaining sobriety due to increased stress as related to the COVID-19 pandemic, please contact Cindy Leinwand, LCSW, CSAC, ACT Program Social Worker, cleinwand@sjjcc.org for support and guidance.

You also can attend a virtual meeting by visiting AA Online Intergroup.

For Nassau County’s tips on managing addiction during COVID-19, click here.

ONE DAY AT A TIME WITH JACS + T’SHUVAH CENTER
Join a virtual conversation on what the wisdom of 12 steps can teach us about sheltering in place, Judaism, and spirituality. We will be covering one step per week.
12 sessions
Begins Sunday, May 3, 11am
Please contact yshacham@tshuvahcenter.org for the Zoom link and password

TATTOOS + TORAHS PODCAST
The Tattoos + Torah podcast, released every Friday, explores a variety of topics such as addiction, recovery, Talmud, Torah, culture, tattoos, and LGBTQI+ identity. You can listen to it on Anchor, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher.


NORTH EAST RECOVERY ALLIANCE OF LONG ISLAND (NERALI): CONCERNED PERSONS GROUP
This monthly group empowers and supports family members and friends of loved ones wrestling with substance abuse. For more information, contact Jane Fox, 516.589.9171, jane.fox@nerali.org.
At Congregation Tifereth Israel
40 Hill St, Glen Cove
Held first Monday of each month, 7pm

Cindy Leinwand, LCSW, CASAC

Social Worker

(516) 484-1545 x211

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