Sheltering Long Islanders through life’s storms for over 130 years

Peer Recovery Coaches for Overdose Survivors


Our Program

SHERPA is a team of non-judgmental peer and family recovery coaches well-connected with system resources and trained to meet with substance misuse survivors and families in the community.  SHERPA  provides support, systems navigation, and a strategy to begin rebuilding full, healthy lives. Services are free and include connection to treatment, harm reduction services, family and peer supports.


SHERPA in the Media


News12 story on SHERPA Press Conference at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center.

Fios1 News Story:

The Hooked Generation: Fighting the opioid crisis on the front lines

FCA’s SHERPA Program in Partnership with CHS and Thomas’ Hope Foundation featured on CHS’s Faithfully Transforming Healthcare


Connect with a Recovery Coach: 631-979-1700

Program Info: 516-746-0350 x1269