2020 New York Laws
MHY - Mental Hygiene
Title D - Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Act
Article 19 - Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse
19.18-A - Heroin and Opioid Addiction Wraparound Services Demonstration Program.

* § 19.18-a Heroin    and    opioid    addiction   wraparound   services
              demonstration program.
  1. The commissioner, in consultation with  the  department  of  health
shall   develop  a  heroin  and  opioid  addiction  wraparound  services
demonstration program. This program shall provide wraparound services to
adolescent and adult  patients  during  treatment,  including,  but  not
limited  to,  inpatient and outpatient treatment, and shall be available
to such patients for a clinically appropriate  period  for  up  to  nine
months  after  completion  of  such  treatment program. The commissioner
shall identify and establish where the wraparound services demonstration
program will be provided.
  2. Wraparound services shall include;

(a) Case management services which address:

(i) Educational resources;

(ii) Legal services;

(iii) Financial services;

(iv) Social services;

(v) Family services; and

(vi) Childcare services;

(b) Peer supports, including peer to peer support groups;

(c) Employment support; and

(d) Transportation assistance. 3. Not later than June 30, 2018, the commissioner shall provide the governor, the temporary president of the senate, the speaker of the assembly, the chair of the senate standing committee on alcoholism and drug abuse and the chair of the assembly committee on alcoholism and drug abuse with a written evaluation of the demonstration program. Such evaluation shall, at a minimum, address the overall effectiveness of this demonstration program, identify best practices for wraparound services provided under this demonstration program, and any additional wraparound services that may be appropriate within each type of program operated, regulated, funded, or approved by the office and address whether continuation or expansion of this demonstration program is recommended. The written evaluation shall be made available on the office's website. * NB Repealed March 31, 2019

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