A Perfect Storm
Our request is urgent — the Center and our staff are dealing with a perfect storm of struggles facing the hundreds of people who rely on our services.
Please help us raise $250,000 by October 31 to combat overdoses and addiction in Chittenden County.Donate
Due to the recent rise in COVID-19 cases we are requiring all staff and guests of the center to wear masks while using our space.
You’re Safe at Turning Point Center
The Turning Point Center of Chittenden County is open Monday–Friday, 9 am–5 pm with some extended hours for groups and meetings.
Explore our website for Zoom meetings and virtual activities.
Board and Staff Statement on the Death of George Floyd and Racial Injustice
Addiction Recovery Featured on 'Across the Fence'
Isolation is a terrible thing for those with an addiction. Gary De Carolis, former Director of the Center, talks about how critical it is to reach out for your recovery during the COVID-19 outbreak. We at the Turning Point Center of Chittenden County encourage you to make connections to keep you moving forward.Find Your Online Recovery Connection
Across the Fence is the longest-running locally-produced program in the US. They have been on-air on WCAX-TV since 1955! Across the Fence is produced by the University of Vermont Extension.
Turning Point Center Of Chittenden County Serving People in New Ways During Pandemic
Some of Our Programs:
Moms in Recovery Program
The Moms in Recovery Program carves out a safe, judgment-free space for moms, in recovery, to connect and bridge the gap between their sobriety and community. By connecting mothers and their children to a wide variety of services, participants of the program are able to grow their sobriety and form healthy relationships.
Our Moms in Recovery Program
Recovery Peer Support Specialist Program
Recovery Peer Support Specialists are sober individuals who entered recovery in a variety of ways and serve as direct support for those seeking advice or guidance in solving the various hurdles that may arise while seeking out their own sustained recovery.
Our Peer Support Specialists
Recovery Coaches in the Emergency Department
Coaches draw on their own long-term recovery experiences to connect with others similarly affected by addiction. By being a member of an individual’s medical care team, Coaches use their first-hand knowledge to directly identify with the crisis that caused the patient to enter the Emergency Department.
Find Your Recovery Coach
What Our Guests Have to Say
The Turning Point Center of Chittenden County is a dedicated, compassionate community that provides recovery support services in a safe, substance-free environment for individuals and families on multiple paths to self-discovery and sustained recovery.