How to Refer an Individual to STR/ATR

General Information about Access to Recovery

Individuals enter STR/ATR through the following process:

  • Individuals must be referred to an ATR Coordinator by a professional in an outside agency/organization from within the recovery community.
  • The ATR Coordinator works with each individual to develop a Recovery Plan.
  • The ATR Coordinator helps the client choose the services that will be most helpful in client's recovery and choose the providers of those services from amongst providers in the STR/ATR Provider Network.
  • The ATR Coordinator authorizes the STR/ATR vouchers.

List of ATR Coordinators throughout the state:

In Greater Springfield, contact:

IHR (Institute for Health & Recovery)
155 Maple Street, Suite 304
Springfield, MA 01105
Fax: (413) 301-6173
  • ATR Coordinator Jackie Segarra (617) 845-6403
  • ATR Coordinator Paul Alves (413) 237-0049
For the Downtown Boston Office, contact:
IHR (Institute for Health & Recovery)
105 Chauncy Street, Suite #602
Boston, MA 02111
Fax: (617) 661-7277
  • ATR Coordinator - Patricial Exilus (617) 645-7668
  • ATR Coordinator - Raymond Joyner (617) 999-9055
  • Client Services Coordinator - Stella Stewart (617) 849-6994 (New Intakes Only)
For the South Boston Office, contact:
Gavin Foundation
70 Devine Way
South Boston, MA 02127
Fax: (857) 496-0266
  • ATR Coordinator - Stephen Steele (857) 496-7339
  • ATR Coordinator - Rebecca Reilly (857) 496-7344
  • ATR Coordinator - Kathy Curley (857) 496-7343
In New Bedford, contact:
Gavin Foundation
13 North 6th Street
New Beford, MA 02740
Fax: (774) 328-9075
  • ATR Coordinator - Jenny Baker (508) 742-6640
In Worcester, contact:
Gavin Foundation
101 Pleasant Street, Suite #101
Worcester, MA 01609
Fax: (508) 459-9112
  • ATR Coordinator - John Abbott (508) 459-9645