New Choices Recovery Center has been serving the chemically addicted population for over 35 years. The Agency provides a wide range of services including residential programming, evaluations and psychiatric assessments, day treatment and outpatient programs, medication management, educational and vocational training, a Drinking Driver Program and the Shelter Plus Care Program. New Choices also provides individual counseling, a GED program, and expressive arts therapy. It operates three Community Residences in Schenectady: the Perrin, Purcell and Smith Houses.