Substance Abuse

Outpatient Services

We provide quality outpatient services for adolescents and adults dealing with issues of substance abuse. Services are offered in an array of settings and intensity, based on individual need.

Chittenden Clinic

The Chittenden Clinic Medication-Assisted Treatment Program provides outpatient treatment and pharmacotherapy (methadone and buprenorphine) for individuals who are opioid dependent.

In an effort to increase access to care for those struggling with opioid dependence, Howard Center, Community Health Centers of Burlington, Maple Leaf Treatment Center, and University of Vermont Medical Center are working together to address this problem.

Please download and fill out the attached form and send it to one of the above mentioned agencies in order to be listed on our community waitlist. This will allow us to discuss your potential treatment and find the best option for you.

The completed form can be emailed back to MATTreatment@howardcenter.org, or dropped off in person to one of the agencies.  You can also mail this back to our office at One South Prospect Street, Burlington, VT 05401.

Contact Chittenden Clinic: 802.488.6450.

CRASH

The CRASH program serves individuals in Chittenden and Franklin Counties who have an impaired driving offense. CRASH completion is required for reinstating driving privileges whenever there is a suspension for an impaired driving offense.

Contact: 802.488.6151.

Pine Street Counseling Services

Pine Street Counseling Services provides outpatient services for adults with mental health and/or substance use issues.

Contact Pine Street Counseling Services: 802.488.6100.

Safe Recovery

Safe Recovery serves people who are currently using cocaine, heroin, other opioids, or other drugs, or who are in early recovery from opioid dependence.

Walk-ins are welcome or call 802.488.6067 to make an appointment.