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PO Box 2738
Paterson, NJ 07501

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Intoxicated Driver Resource Center
Providing classes and 12/48 hour programs in Passaic county.



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Intoxicated Drivers Resource Center (IDRC) Passaic County
182 First St. Passaic, NJ 07503
Telephone: 973-777-2048
Fax: 973-815-0879
Hours of Operation: 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday thru Friday
Program Times: 12 Hour - 8:30am-3:30pm Saturday and Sunday
48 Hour Program Times: Fri 6pm to Sun 6pm

For admissions information please contact us during our normal business hours listed above at
973-777-2048

Ken is a dedicated longtime member of the Straight and Narrow family who is devoted to service to the mentally ill and addicted. He has worked at Straight and Narrow since 1981 serving as the Director of In-Patient Juvenile Home (Division of Youth and Family Services), Director of Juvenile In-Patient/Out-Patient Program (Adolescent Program) and Director of Education and Director of Admissions. He has coordinated and supervised the IDRC since 1985 as director and has witnessed with his own eyes the hard struggles people have with addiction. He knows that these can be overcome through much hard work and is devoted to help those who come to the doors of Straight and Narrow.

12-Hour Scheduling Letter Information


Please notify the IDRC in writing prior to your scheduled attendance if you have a disability and will require assistance.

CLASSES are scheduled Saturday & Sunday; you are to report each day at 8:30 am.

FEE ($264.00): Fee paid by CERTIFIED CHECK or MONEY ORDER ONLY, payable to Straight & Narrow, Inc. *NO Personal Checks will be accepted.
INSTRUCTIONS: If you cannot speak English, please bring an interpreter with you. Please bring a brown bag lunch. NO electronics; only cell phones which will be checked in upon your arrival. Clients suspected of alcohol or drug use upon arrival will not be admitted (participants may be subject to a breathalyzer). You must call to confirm your attendance at least 2 weeks prior to class date and at that time advise us of your phone number. Upon reaching the Passaic IDRC you must also advise us if you have any medical conditions, no one admitted without prior authorization.
EMERGENCY UPDATE POSTING(s) – (Program cancellation updates due to inclement weather), visit website: www.straightandnarrowinc.org
IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY: to check the website for posting(s) the day of your scheduled program. If a program is cancelled; contact the IDRC on the following Wednesday to be rescheduled.

48-Hour Scheduling Letter Information


Please notify the IDRC in writing prior to your scheduled attendance if you have a disability and will require assistance.


CLASSES are scheduled Friday – Sunday; you are to report by 6:00 pm.
FOOD is provided, as are beds, bed linens and towels.


YOU MUST BRING the following items:
FEE ($321.00): Fee paid by CERTIFIED CHECK or MONEY ORDER ONLY, payable to Straight & Narrow, Inc. *NO Personal Checks will be accepted.
Sleepware, change of clothes, toiletries. If you take prescription medication(s), please bring only the amount you need for the duration of the program, in your prescription bottle(s), and advise the Nurse upon screening. Change for the candy and soda machines, if desired (NOTE: some of the machines only accept quarters).
INSTRUCTIONS: If you cannot speak English, please bring an interpreter with you. NO electronics; only cell phones which will be checked in upon your arrival. All participants will be subject to a breathalyzer. You must call to confirm your attendance at least 2 weeks prior to class date and at that time advise us of your phone number. Upon reaching the Passaic IDRC you must also advise us if you have any medical conditions, no one admitted without prior authorization.
EMERGENCY UPDATE POSTING(s) – (Program cancellation updates due to inclement weather), visit website: www.straightandnarrowinc.org
IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY: to check the website for posting(s) the day of your scheduled program. If a program is cancelled; contact the IDRC on the following Wednesday to be rescheduled.

 
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