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Turning Point Alumni

For Our Alumni

Welcome!

We are pleased to welcome you to our alumni community here at Turning Point. We are here to support you in any way we can. Keep reading to find out more about how to get involved and stay involved in our supportive community.

Contact our office at (973) 380-0905 for more information or answers to your questions about following up with drug and alcohol addiction recovery treatment in New Jersey.

Let Us Know Who You Are

We’d like to let you know about upcoming alumni events and share helpful information. Send us your name, postal address, email address, and phone number to tpalumni@tpnj.org or call our Alumni Office at 973-239-9400 ext. 139. All information you share will be kept strictly confidential.

Follow-Up Is an Important Part of Recovery

As a former Turning Point patient, you can expect to hear from us every few months. We like to know how you’re doing in your recovery program. You can help us out by filling out our confidential feedback form online or by printing the form. If printing the form, please mail the completed form to: Alumni Program, Turning Point, 680 Broadway, East Paterson, NJ 07514. Or call 973-239-9400 ext. 139.

Turning Point Events

We host regular events for our alumni here at Turning Point, including those listed below.

Alumni Recovery Meetings:

  • Time: Every Sunday, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Place:680 Broadway, 4th Floor, East Paterson, NJ

Celebration Sunday

  • Time: Last Sunday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
  • Place: 680 Broadway, 4th Floor, East Paterson, NJ

Would You Like to Share Your Recovery Story?

Your successful recovery is inspiring to so many people—from other alumni to Turning Point staff and supporters. If you would like to share your story, email tpalumni@tpnj.org or mail a note to our Alumni Office at Turning Point, 680 Broadway, East Paterson, NJ 07514.

How You Can Stay Connected With Turning Point

Here are some tips for staying connected with Turning Point:

  • Join the Alumni Association for support, fellowship, service opportunities, special events, and more
  • Bring commitments to current Turning Point patients
  • Become an Alumni Contact for a current Turning Point patient

Call our Alumni Office at 973-239-9400 ext. 139 if you would like to explore ways to stay involved with Turning Point while supporting your own recovery. We look forward to helping you continue your journey in recovery and finding ways for you to stay connected with our family at Turning Point.

What Patients Are Saying

About Us

  • “Turning Point is probably one of the best rehabilitation facilities in New Jersey. Keep up the great work.”

    - Dominick S.
  • “I really liked Turning Point - it was by far the best rehab I've been in. I love the staff and the structure.”

    - Anonymous Male
  • “Great Program! Very Informative From Day 1 thru Day 28. The Counselors And Staff Were Great! Keep Up The Good Work. My Wife Is Attending Nar-Anon In South Jersey.”

    - James D.
  • “You Saved My Life.”

    - Mary S. Clean & Sober Since May 2013
  • “Turning Point has given me a Great Education on my Disease and Addiction. Great Facility!!”

    - Tommy L
  • “Life is great. You guys saved my life. Can't thank you all enough.”

    - Peter C.
  • “Thanks to all of Turning Point that helped save my life!”

    - Michele R K
  • “I have to say that if it wasn't for my counselor Lisa and the other counselors and the OT's there wouldn't there wouldn't be a program. I thank you for your care, consideration, and passion for your jobs.”

    - Anonymous
  • “I am writing just to once again give thanks to you and the staff that helped me at Turning Point, a beacon to open my mind and give me a foundation for my new found life of recovery.”

    - John
  • “Thanks for Turning Point....you guys do a hard job working with the disease of addiction, which is at a pandemic stage in the U.S.”

    - KL
  • “Coming to Turning Point made my wife a much stronger and more vital person again.”

    - Family Member
  • “They wouldn’t let me hide from my feelings yet I felt completely supported. Now I know how to deal with my feelings.”

    - Jessica S.
  • “The organization has given thoughtful attention to providing a treatment milieu that responds to the individual needs of the persons served.”

    - CARF

Our Process To Recovery

  • 1

    Initial Screening Call

  • 2

    In Person Assessment to Determine Your Treatment Needs

  • 3

    Register for Your Customized Addiction Treatment Plan

  • 4

    Medical Assessment- Including a Drug Screening

  • 5

    Admission to Your Unit and The Start To Your New Life

Start Your Road

To Recovery

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