• Self-help group for families and friends of alcoholics. Refer to website for a list of local meetings.
  • No fee

Aurora Center

(203) 257-4025
166 South Main Street Unit A, Cheshire, CT 06410

  • Provides adolescents and adults with a holistic approach in treating substance abuse and/or mental health issues.
  • Offers group therapy, family therapy (with LMFT), art therapy, holistic therapy (yoga, mindfulness meditation, guided imagery, & massage).
  • Provides case management and 24-hour crisis intervention services.
  • Accepts most private insurances and Husky, as well as private pay.

BH Care

(203) 483-2650 x2245 (Intake Coordinator)
14 Sycamore Way, Branford, CT (located at the end of the cul-de-sac)

  • Provides medication management, group counseling, and individual counseling for mental health and substance abuse.
  • Spanish-speaking clinician on staff.
  • Accepts the following insurance plans: Title XIX, Husky ABCD, Medicare, Medicaid, and some private insurance such as Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield.
  • Offers a sliding scale based on affordability for those who do not possess health insurance.

Catholic Charities

(203) 787-2207
501 Lombard Street, New Haven, CT


CT Mental Health

(203) 974-7300
34 Park Street, New Haven, CT

  • Provides clinical and case management services to individuals who have serious mental illness, often complicated by substance abuse. 
  • Walk-in hours are Monday-Friday from 9am- 2pm.
  • ONLY for students who do not possess health insurance.

The Connection Counseling Centers
48 Howe Street, New Haven, CT:  (203) 624-1855
205 Orange Street, New Haven, CT:  (203) 776-9900

  • Serves individuals who are 18 years of age or older and have substance abuse and mental health challenges.
  • Also serves family members or significant others who are involved with a substance abuser.
  • Services provided include individual and group counseling, and case management.
  • We accept the following insurance plans: state insurance, Husky, ABCD, private insurance, Cigna, Etna, and Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

Hill Health Center

20 Church Street—Gateway Annex, corner of Church & Crown Street entrance

  • Accepts HUSKY and Medicare insurance plans. Offers a sliding scale beginning at $20 for clients who do not possess health insurance.

226 Dixwell Avenue, New Haven, CT: (203) 503-3470

  • Available for both children and adults: internal medicine, pediatrics, mental health counseling, and addiction services.
  • Special programs available, such as the Village of Power, a recovery program for woman who may be struggling with substance abuse, homelessness, mental health challenges, or HIV/AIDS.

913 State Street, New Haven, CT: (203) 503-3660

  • Offers a variety of specialized medical services as well as mental health counseling and substance abuse treatment.