The Next Step, Inc. – a safe and nurturing place for women to recover from addiction since 1975

Our Mission: The Next Step is a unique program that empowers women with alcohol and other drug addictions to begin and sustain a life-long process of recovery through an individualized continuum of residential treatment and supportive living services.

The Next Step (TNS) is an addiction treatment center in Albany, NY. TNS addresses addiction as a primary, chromic, and progressive disease affecting the body, mind, and spirit of an individual. Treatment is tailored to meet the unique needs of women suffering from chemical dependence. Women referred to our program receive a comprehensive evaluation to determine individual treatment needs. TNS offers an a variety of programs, including our intensive residential treatment program in a brand new, customized home, a supportive living program, and a community transitional support program.

The caring and professional staff at The Next Step have demonstrated competency through credentials, experience and certification in the treatment of chemical dependence and the specific issues that confront women.

“I knew there was a lot of work to be done. They knew what I needed when I had no clue. I stayed and followed their advice and it wasn’t long before I felt some of that hope for myself.”

Tammy D, 2006