Recovery Support Services
Opioid Overdose Recovery Program (OORP)
A response team that meets those suffering from Opioid Use Disorder at bedside after a Narcan Reversal to offer the client an opportunity to engage in treatment.
Opioid Overdose Recovery Program Expansion (OORP-E)
An expansion of OORP that extends the same services to those suffering from any individual struggling with a Substance Use Disorder who have not been reversed via NARCAN.
Support Team for Addiction Recovery (STAR/STAR-E)
This program aims to guide these individuals through their first year of their recovery process by providing them with a Recovery Specialist and Case Manager who work together to bring the client’s plan of recovery to fruition.
Municipal Court Program
The Recovery Support team works in collaboration with the Municipal Court Prosecutor and Judge to connect defendants with an opportunity to follow a recommended recovery plan. After complying with the recommendation of the team for 6 months, charges are dismissed.
The Arrest Initiative
In partnership with the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and local Law Enforcement, individuals arrested for low level offenses may be offered the opportunity to meet with a recovery specialist for support and, if they agree, a level of care assessment for treatment.
Operation Helping Hand (OHH)
A partnership with the Bergen County Prosecutors Office, New Bridge Medical Center, and The Center that offers those who have recently been arrested for a drug related offense an opportunity to engage in treatment as a means to rehabilitate themselves before facing harsh legal penalties.
Operation Path Forward (Operation Path Forward)
A partnership with the Bergen County Sherriff’s Department, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center and The Center which offers those who have recently been incarcerated for a drug related offense an opportunity to engage with a Recovery Support Specialist with the intent of encouraging the individual into treatment upon release.
Family support is offered to loved ones who might need help navigating one’s recovery. The Center offers support, education, and resources with the help of our Recovery Support Team. Someone will be connected with a Family Specialist who has lived experience.