Northpointe Council’s mission is to provide high-quality, person-centered prevention, intervention, treatment, and recovery to those affected by substance use disorders and other addictions from the Greater Niagara Area. At Northpointe, we strive to help you begin your path to a better tomorrow.

Our programs

Lockport Outpatient Treatment

Interdisciplinary treatment to individuals and families affected by chemical dependency and other addictions through individual and group counseling. Services are licensed by NYS OASAS and federal confidentiality laws.

Ages 12 and older.
DSS and State Contracts.
Private insurances accepted.
Sliding scale fee for those without insurance.

Niagara Falls Outpatient Treatment

Interdisciplinary treatment to individuals and families affected by chemical dependency and other addictions through individual and group counseling. Services are licensed by NYS OASAS and federal confidentiality laws.

Ages 12 & older.
DSS and State Contracts.
Private insurances accepted.
Sliding scale fee for those without insurance.

Niagara Falls Methadone Treatment

The philosophy of the methadone program is based on the concept that chemical dependency is a disease that can be successfully treated. Through the use of methadone, the opiate dependent client can stop the use of heroin and all other opiate based drugs.

Ages 18 +
DSS and State Contracts
Private insurances accepted.
Sliding scale fee for those without insurance

First Step Crisis Center

A 17-bed residential facility that operates 7 days per week/ 24 hours per day for people experiencing problems caused by alcohol or drugs. Non- medical detoxification. Certified by NYS OASAS.

Ages 18 +
DSS and State Contracts.

Prevention & Education Program

Provides a wide range of services to promote responsible choices regarding alcohol, other drug use and gambling to educate the community about alcoholism and addictive behaviors, particularly that they are treatable and preventable.

Ages grade school through adults.
No fees.

Impaired Driver Program

Operates in conjunction with the NYS Dept of Motor Vehicles and educates those convicted of driving while intoxicated or impaired. The program seeks to prevent future incidents by identifying possible chemical addictions and providing early intervention services and referrals for further evaluation and or treatment.

Adults.
Class fee is $225.

Employee Assistance Program

Employee Assistance Program provides professional and confidential counseling, preventive education and referral services to assist employees of client companies and their immediate family in resolving problems that affect their personal and professional lives.

Adults/ families.
No fee for the employee.