Project START

Who is this for?

Any patient at the YNHH Ob/Gyn clinics at the Howard Avenue Primary Care Center or the St Raphael’s Campus Women’s Health Center with recent or current use of cigarettes, alcohol, marijuana, or other drugs.

What does it offer?

Computer screening, a brief consultation and personalized referrals to services in the area tailored to your needs with follow-up at 1, 3, and 6 months. Eligible women who complete all aspects of this program can earn up to $250.

Why does this matter?

Treatment and support are critical to helping you reduce or stop your use of dangerous substances, and can improve your and your family's health. Let us help you navigate the system and get connected to a healthier you!

For more information, please call us at (203) 764-8123 or email us at

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