Upstate Northeastern New York Chapter

103 Patroon Dr
Guilderland, NY, 12084
Phone: (518) 608.5069
Fax: (518) 608-5069

Our Chapter serves the following counties:

Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer, Northern Dutchess, Jefferson, Sullivan, Greene, Columbia, Schoharie, Fulton, Montgomery, Oneida, Saratoga, Ulster, Washington, Warren, Essex, Clinton, Franklin and Herkimer.

NOTE: The Support Group meetings at Albany Memorial Hospital are on hiatus until Further Notice.

     Our Parent Group is on hiatus until March! (New location coming)

Please contact the Chapter if Interested in becoming a Support Group Leader in the Capital District or in the Kingston area: 

518-608-5069 or 

Board of Trustees

Donald R. Morere, M.D., Chair, Medical Advisory Committee

Gary Hallock Chair, Nominating & Volunteer Development

Ellen Sax, Chair, Fund Raising

Alayne Curtiss, Board Secretary

Cailin Burke, Chair, Young Professional Committee

Richard Dal Col, M.D., Take Steps Chair

Kimberly Salerno

Vincent Speenburgh

The Chapter is a proud member of the:

  • Capital Region Chamber
Remember us at work, donate to the foundation through
  • Community Health Charities - code 95918
  • United Way Campaign
When you make donations to the foundation don't forget to check with your employeer to see if they will match your gifts.

To see upcoming events click on the Events link on the left side of the page.

Community Health Charities Contributor Choice #95918

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