Once the recovery process has started, support groups can help a person stay focused on recovery and provide caring support along the way. Support groups also exist to assist family members who have loved ones affected by addiction.
Cattaraugus County Support Groups
Christian Intervention Program
Every Tuesday, 5:30 PM
CAReS Community Room, 201 South Union Street, Olean, NY
Every Wednesday, 6 - 7:15 PM
1100 Homer Street, Olean, NY
Contact: Sr. Pastor Steven Beattie at (716) 307-7926
The Christian Intervention Program is designed to restore lives that have been torn apart by alcohol and drugs. It is a Christian Alternative to AA and/or NA.
Narcotics Anonymous Meetings
Narcotics Anonymous meetings offer recovery through working a twelve-step program. The group atmosphere allows peers to support each other in the recovery process.
Meetings are held in various locations throughout the county and surrounding areas. Cattaraugus County meeting locations and times can be found on the events calendar on this website or by searching for a meeting at https://www.na.org/.
Other Regional Support Groups
Addiction Response Ministry
Meetings are at various locations and times. Meeting details are available at the Addiction Response Ministry website.
Addiction Response Ministry offers two support groups. The We Believe group provides a safe place for discussion and mutual understanding for all those who are addicted and hurting. The group is based on the 12 steps of AA and uses the Life Recovery Bible. The Clean, Sober, and Saved series provides information on how to get free and stay free from addiction.