BHN provides court-ordered psycho-educational and clinical services to individuals convicted of first, second or multiple Driving Under the Influence (DUI) offenses.

Driver Alcohol Education (DAE) Program for first DUI Offenders

The BHN Driver Alcohol Education (DAE) Program is offered to individuals ordered by Massachusetts District Courts to complete a state approved psycho-educational program as a consequence of a conviction for Driving Under the Influence, first offense.

District Courts that make referrals to the program include Springfield, Palmer, Westfield, Northampton, Chicopee, Holyoke, Eastern Hampshire County, and others.

DAE Group Locations

  1. Springfield, MA- BHN Liberty Street Clinic, 417 Liberty Street, Door B
  2. Springfield, MA- BHN Carlson Center, 471 Chestnut Street
  3. Palmer, MA- Maple Tree Industrial Park, 21 Wilbraham Street, Suite 103B
  4. Westfield, MA- 77 Mill Street, use wheelchair ramp entrance

Intake/Enrollment Locations: All locations except for BHN Liberty Street Clinic

Out-of-State OUI/DUI offense requirement(s) are reviewed and provided case by case by the Clinical Coordinator.