• Actor John Doman, from the HBO series
    Actor John Doman, from the HBO series "The Wire," with residents of Serendipity II.
  • Group Seminar at Serendipity Program for men.
    Group Seminar at Serendipity Program for men.
  • Developing Computer Skills
    Developing Computer Skills
  • "Each One Teach One"
  • Ron Williams and Seep Varma instruct international visitors from Japan on operation of a TC program.
    Ron Williams and Seep Varma instruct international visitors from Japan on operation of a TC program.
  • "Each One Teach One"
  • The TC is a school about life.
    The TC is a school about life.

Welcome!

New York Therapeutic Communities, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation which provides substance abuse treatment and other services to persons in need. Our mission is to help program participants effect those changes in attitude and behavior that will enable them to make choices associated with a healthy, positive lifestyle free of crime and drugs.

Stay'n Out

Stay'n Out provides global and local training, advocacy, and the development of innovative programs providing substance abuse treatment and complementary human services to enhance the life of the community.

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Serendipity

Our two Serendipity residential programs in Brooklyn provide community-based substance abuse treatment services for men and women as a means of reintegration into society, and also serve as an alternative to incarceration.

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Outpatient

The NYTC, Inc. Outpatient programs offer non-residential substance abuse treatment for persons age 18 or over, with referrals from the local community and criminal justice agencies, as well as helping graduates re-integrate into the community.

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Serendipity I (For Men)

2071 Fulton Street
(Near Rockaway Avenue)
Brooklyn, New York 11233
Tel: 718-398-0096
Fax: 347-770-8654
Cesar Sosa, Senior Director
csosa@staynout.org
Clarence Bowden, Clinical Director
cbowden@staynout.org

Serendipity II (For Women)

944 Bedford Avenue
(Between DeKalb Ave. and Willoughby Street)
Brooklyn, New York 11205
Tel: 718-802-0572
Fax: 718-802-9885
Lisa Alexander, Director
lalexander@staynout.org
Luz Santiago, Assistant Director
lsantiago@staynout.org

Brooklyn Outpatient Program

2071 Fulton Street
(Near Rockaway Avenue)
Brooklyn, New York 11233
Tel: 347-770-8650
Fax: 347-770-8649
Susan James, Director
sjames@staynout.org

Queens Outpatient Program

162-64 Jamaica Avenue, Lower Level
(Entrance on Guy Brewer Boulevard)
Jamaica, New York 11432
Tel: 718-657-2021
Fax: 718-657-0299
Luis Ventura, Director
lventura@staynout.org