Press Conference: Connecting More New Yorkers to Addiction Care

Please join Odyssey House and New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez for an announcement regarding Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s latest effort to combat addiction in East Harlem. New Yorkers in recovery will share their stories.


  • Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez, NYS OASAS
  • Congressman Charles B. Rangel
  •  NYS Senator José M. Serrano
  • NYS Assembly Member Robert J. Rodriguez
  • Dr. Peter Provet, President, Odyssey House
  • Teri Friedman, MS, CRC, Director, Mount Sinai Behavioral Health System Opioid Treatment Program
  • Odyssey House and Mount Sinai Newly Hired Peer Engagement Specialists
  • New Yorkers in Recovery from Addiction
  • Other Distinguished Guests


Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, 10:30 a.m.


Odyssey House Family Center
219 East 121st St., (between 2nd and 3rd Aves.)
East Harlem, NY
Trains: 6 to 116th St., 4,5,6 to 125 St.; Bus: M15 to 120 St.


Carolyn Abrams