Local Resources & Support

This local resource and service provider list contains the links for licensed human service organizations that are here to assist adults, families, and youth residing within the greater New Paltz community and Ulster County, New York. Simply click on any of the logos below to visit a particular website.
If you are experiencing a mental health related emergency, please contact:
  • Mobile Mental Health Team [1-844-277-4820], 
  • Family of Woodstock Helpline [845-679-2485 or 845-338-2370], 
  • Dial 911, or
  • Visit your nearest emergency room.
Mobile Mental Health Team

The Mobile Mental Health Team in Ulster County is a team of

highly trained professionals who can be called upon when

stress, depression or other mental health issues create a personal crisis… The Mobile Mental Health Team is currently available seven days a week from 1PM – 11PM.

Call: 844-277-4820


Arms Acres
Arms Acres is a private health care system providing the highest quality professional treatment to those suffering
from chemical dependency, co-occurring medical and
mental health disorders, and to those whose lives are impacted by the disease of addiction. Services are
provided to diverse populations using the latest
innovations in evidence based practices in a
caring and respectful environment.
Astor Services
for Children & Families
Astor Services for Children & Families is a community
based, non-profit organization that provides children’s
mental health services, child welfare services, and early childhood development programs. Astor has numerous
offices within Ulster County, including New Paltz, and
the Mid-Hudson Valley region.
Family of Woodstock / New Paltz
Family of Woodstock, Inc. is a network of individuals, paid
and volunteer, whose mission is to provide confidential and fully accessible crisis intervention, information, prevention,
and support services to address the needs of individuals
and families. The scope of the agency’s vision allows us
to bring to bear resources to address a broad spectrum of human problems.
Institute for Family Health
The mission of the Institute for Family Health is to improve
access to high quality, patient-centered primary health care
targeted to the needs of medically underserved communities.
The Institute community health care centers (available locally
within New Paltz and Kingston) include primary care,
behavioral health, dental and social services.
Mental Health Association

MHA is an education, advocacy and service organization that is dedicated to helping all citizens reach their optimal mental health.  We work to raise awareness about mental illness, advocate for improvements in the mental health system and provide care to people facing mental health challenges.

MHA has operated in our community for over 50 years and provides a wide array of services that includes, but not limited to: ACT, Health Home Care Coordination, Wellness activities, Home and Community Based Services, Residential, therapeutic foster care, supported education, information & referral, respite and support groups.

NAMI Mid-Hudson
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is one of the largest mental health organizations in the nation. NAMI provides support and free, evidence based, peer delivered programs. NAMI advocates for families/caregivers and individuals that are affected by mental illness. NAMI Mid-Hudson is the local affiliate providing services in Dutchess and Ulster Counties.
Never Alone
Never Alone is a private Residential Rehabilitation Services for Youth program serving adolescents affected by chemical dependency.  Extensive family program is offered.  Our clients learn structure in a loving, nurturing environment designed to teach maturity and a substance free lifestyle.
New Paltz Youth Program
The NPYP has been a community resource since 1989 and offers extensive services to area youth and their families. In addition to being thoroughly knowledgeable in all Ulster County services,
the staff of the youth program can assist in the following: crisis intervention, family mediation, individual counseling, case management, educational training, tutoring, and more.
PEOPLe, Inc.
PEOPLe, Inc. is a peer-run not-for-profit agency that advocates with and provides recovery-oriented services to people living with mental health issues. We are an agency made up of people with their own personal lived experiences with mental illness, psychiatric diagnoses, trauma, crisis, and recovery. We use our mutuality – the shared elements of our stories – to inspire and guide people towards lives of wellness, and our collective voices and imaginations drive communities towards better public health through innovation and alternatives.
We provide a diverse range of services, including advocacy, peer support, supported housing, mobile recovery & wellness coaching, peer-run hospital alternatives (Rose Houses), benefits and employment counseling, psych. hospital advocacy and bridging, and care coordination.
Step One
Step One is a comprehensive outpatient substance abuse program licensed by
OASAS that offers a comprehensive
assessment, diagnosis and treatment of substance abusing individuals and their significant others.
The information posted on this site is a
collection of Ulster County resources (medical, mental health, substance abuse, etc.) designed
to help individuals craft their own individual
plans for wellness & recovery.

Sponsored by:

The Greater New Paltz Community Partnership is proudly sponsored by the Office of National Drug Control Policy through a Drug Free Communities Grant.