Presenters

The Hope Rocks Festival will feature expert presentations from professionals in the field of addiction and mental health as well as individuals who will be sharing their personal experiences and journeys to recovery. The presentations will take place in the Hope Village.

A complete schedule for presenters and their bios will appear on this page as the schedule is developed.

The presentations are being coordinated by Raising Your Awareness about Narcotics (RYAN).

Presenter/Speaker Schedule

subject to change without notice

Saturday, August 18

Jocelyn Cariello

12:15 PM

Jocelyn Cariello

Personal Story of Overcoming Adversity, Courage & Survival

Ulster County Sheriff’s Department

1:00 PM

Ulster County Sheriff’s Department

NARCAN TRAINING

Breaking the Cycle

4:00 PM

Breaking the Cycle
Brudderhof Community

Speakers: Hashim Garret, Ann Marie D'Aliso, Mike O'Shea

5:15 PM

Chief Pete Volkermann
Chatham Police Dept. Chatham Cares 4U, P.A.A.R.I Program

Sunday, August 19

Angela Moynihan

12:15 PM

Angela Moynihan

Personal Story of Overcoming Adversity, Courage & Survival

Ulster County Sheriff’s Department

1:00 PM

Ulster County Sheriff’s Department

NARCAN TRAINING

Nancy Rios

2:15 PM

Nancy Rios

Personal Story of Overcoming Adversity, Courage & Survival

Breaking the Cycle

3:00 PM

Breaking the Cycle
Brudderhof Community

Speakers: Charles Williams, Mike O'Shea

Get Help Now!

  • Family of Woodstock, Inc.

    24 Hour Crisis Hotline
    845-338-2370

  • UC Mobile Mental Health Team

    1-844-277-4820
    (available 1:00 to 11:00 p.m./ 7 Days)

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline

    1-800-273-8255

  • Veteran's Crisis Line

    1-800-273-8255
    (press 1 when connected)

  • Veteran’s Crisis Text Messages

    send text to 838255

  • The Trevor Lifeline

    (for LGBTQ youth)
    1-866-488-7386

  • Recovery Hotline

    1-855-516-1669 OR 1-844-516-1669

  • National Assault Hotline

    1-800-656-4673

  • NYS Drug Abuse Hotline

    1-877-846-7369

  • Narcotics Anonymous website

    www.na.org

  • Alcoholics Anonymous website

    www.aa.org