Greenhope’s Alternative to Incarceration programs are designed to assist a
woman who has been charged with a crime to secure a non-incarcerative sentence.
The women who participate in these programs have a substance abuse addiction and
are in need of clinical, social, vocational and educational services. For each
prospective client, Greenhope will advocate in court for treatment rather than
The Residential ATI program is designed for women requiring in-patient substance
abuse services. Clients are referred from New York City drug treatment, family
and supreme courts. They are mandated to participate and complete all treatment
stipulations set by Greenhope and the courts. Clients receive court advocacy
services to assist in gaining probation and/or dismissal of their convictions.
The Day Treatment program is designated for parolee women who have a stable residence and require substance abuse services. Clients participate in day services Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. They are expected to participate in relapse prevention workshops, chemical dependency education, substance abuse counseling, vocational and educational groups, parenting skill development (if applicable), empowerment seminars and recreation and leisure activities.
Other services available include: domestic
violence intervention & workshops, HIV/AIDS & nutritional counseling,
medical & legal assistance, and housing and financial assistance. Upon successful
completion of the day treatment component, parolees are encouraged to attend six
months of aftercare services. Clients attend at least three times a week.