Mid-Hudson PGRC

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The Mid-Hudson PGRC hopes you had a pleasant summer. We are thankful to the region for welcoming us to connect and learn more about local resources.

We would like to thank Healthy Ulster Radio for allowing us to come in and talk about the program.  We truly appreciated the host and the coalition for the opportunity.

Thank you to Sullivan 180 for meeting with us.  We appreciate the work you are doing to collaborate with the Sullivan County community to create a better environment. We are grateful for the opportunity to raise awareness about problem gambling and provide information for people to get help.

We thank the Yonkers Family Ties support group for allowing us to come in and talk about our program.  We learned a lot from participants sharing their thoughts on problem gambling in their community.

Lastly, we would like to thank Yonkers Office of the Aging and Orange County Department of Mental Health for meeting with us.  It was a pleasure to be able to connect and learn about the many services they provide and discuss how our services can help the community.

We would lastly like to invite the region to the 2019 New York Council on Problem Gambling’s Annual Conference in Albany on November 2o-22, 2019.  For details about the conference and to register, please visit www. NYProblemGambling.org/Conference/.



The Mid-Hudson Region PGRC is a program of the New York Council on Problem Gambling, which is funded by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.  The Mid-Hudson PGRC is dedicated to addressing the issue of problem gambling within the Mid-Hudson New York region through increasing public awareness and connecting those adversely affected with services that can help them.

The Mid-Hudson PGRC is dedicated to the positive transformation of lives harmed by problem gambling. This vision of transformation includes individuals with a gambling problem as well as their families and communities. With a focus on supporting the individual and reducing barriers to care, the Mid-Hudson PGRC is truly the premier organization providing problem gambling services in the Mid-Hudson region of New York State.

Mid-Hudson PGRC Team

  • Leilani Yizar Team Leader

  • Amanda Quintana Program Manager

  • Colleen Jones Program Manager

  • Donna Williams LCSW - Poughkeepsie

  • Thomas Rue LMHC - Monticello

  • William Lent LCSW - Rhinebeck

  • Sabrina Sanchez LCSW - Washingtonville

  • Denise Delph LCSW - New Rochelle

  • Carmen Elizondo Psy. D, LCSW-R - Newburgh

  • Jessica Mills LCSW - Beacon

  • LeKeisha Dawkins LCSW, CASAC, SAP - New Rochelle

  • Elizabeth Kolb LCSW - Sleepy Hallow

  • Gay Lee LCSW-R - Newburgh

  • Lawrence T. Force LCSW-R - Chappaqua & Pleasant Valley

  • Luis Lopez LMHC - Yonkers

  • Vassell G. O’Gilvie LCSW-R - Poughkeepsie

  • Annie Hennessey LCSW - Fishkill