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Program Name: Community Placement Team (CPT)
Agency Name: CHOICE
Year the Program was Started: 1999
Public Contact Person: Demetrius Moyston
Address: 420 North Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10801
Telephone #: 914-576-0173
Fax #: 914-576-0178
Email Address: choice@cloud.net
Website URL: www.choicenr.org
Program Category: Advocacy, Homeless Outreach
Target Participants:
Persons who are Homeless, Adults, Other
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: $70,000-$100,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 3-5
Paid Part-Time: None
Volunteers: None
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: All
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Always
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: All
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available:
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To protect rights and interests of program participants. To advocate for change within the system. To aid the participant in making a successful transition to permanent housing (Example: To reduce substance use, to develop employment skills).
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? Yes
If Yes, details: Outcomes will be measured using customized software developed by National Health Data Systems, Inc. for CHOICE
Program Mission Statement: Consumers Helping Others in a Caring Environment (CHOICE) has as its mission helping, encouraging, and supporting persons who, like ourselves, have used mental health services. Choice offers peer advocacy, homeless outreach, case management and related services in a friendly environment. We bring programs to people who have been underserved and require assistance to obtain vital services. We seek to help people become fully empowered, independent and integrated into the wider community.
Additional Information: No additional info

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