Adolescent Mental Health & Substance Use Task Force

The overall focus of the Town's Adolescent Mental Health & Substance Use Task Force is to facilitate the relationships/cooperation among schools, the Clericus, support organizations, police agencies and the Town to:
  1. Increase awareness and understanding among our parents, young people and other community members of adolescent mental health and substance use related issues and behaviors,
  2. Help our young people access treatment and
  3. Promote effective prevention strategies and programs


  • Amagansett USFD
  • East Hampton Family Medicine
  • East Hampton Library
  • East Hampton UFSD
  • Montauk UFSD
  • Sag Harbor UFSD
  • Springs UFSD
  • East Hampton Town Police Department
  • East Hampton Village Police Department
  • Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center
  • Sag Harbor Village Police Department
  • East Hampton Town Clericus
  • Family Service League
  • OLA
  • Phoenix House
  • Project MOST
  • The Retreat
  • YMCA
  • Chair: Adam Fine, Principal, East Hampton High School


  • Diane Patrizio, Human Services Director
  • Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, Town Board Liaison