Programs - Substance Use

  • Abilene Regional Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Inc. (ARCADA)

    ARCADA  serves Wichita County with outreach, screenings, assessments and referrals (OSAR) via the Helen Farabee Clinic Pyramid Center. They provide assistance with chemical dependency issues for individuals and their families, especially those who do not have insurance or a way to pay for treatment. OSAR Services are offered free of charge to individual seeking treatment…

    Screenings, Assessment, Crisis Intervention, Motivational Counseling, Referral Services, Interim Services and Follow-ups

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  • Al-Anon for Families of Alcoholics

    Al-Anon is a fellowship of people who have been affected by the alcohol abuse of a loved one. They meet regularly in small groups to absorb the strength and hope of others who have lived with alcoholism. They learn from the experience of others who have lived in similar situations.  Groups meeting in Texas District…

    24/7 Toll Free Meeting Line

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  • Alcohol & Drug Abuse Hotline

    This is the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention’s National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information’s hotline. This federal organization provides free information on drug and alcohol abuse. You can call Mon-Fri 8 am-6 pm (EST) (except on government holidays) 1-800-729-6686. Hablamos espanol 1-877-767-8432

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  • Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.)

    Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.  There are various groups in the area…

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  • Christ-Centered Support Groups

    Common  Ground Recovery Ministries is offering support groups and programs for Anger Management, Substance Abuse Recovery, Rebuilding Your Life, Women’s C.A.R.E. Recover, and Parenting.  These groups last for 12 sessions and will teach skills and strategies to help one cope and deal with day to day life.  Call for more information.


    Re-Building Your Life: recover from loss by death, divorce or other situations.

    Substance Abuse Reovery

    Women's C.A.R.E. (Co-Dependency, Abuse, Relationships, Emotions)

    Anger Management


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    Do you or someone you know need help to stop smoking? Or help quitting tobacco? A tobacco cessation program designed by the American Cancer Society to help tobacco users successfully quit using tobacco products in four 1 hour sessions. Fresh Start is a participant guided course that enriches quitting tobacco efforts with a certified facilitator…

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  • Helen Farabee Centers

    Helen Farabee Centers offer a wide variety of community-based services structured to help people with intellectual, behavioral, and developmental disabilities. Center also offers alcohol and drug dependency support groups and a Veteran Peer support group. Crisis Intervention Services are available 24 hours a day by calling, toll-free, 1-800-621-8504. *Walk-In appointments* Sliding fee scale available What…

    Medicaid, Medicare, and Most private insurances. Sliding fee scale for those without insurance. No one is turned away for the inability to pay.

    Psychiatric Evaluation, Supportive Counseling, Psychoactive Medication & Monitoring, Supported Employment, Rehabilitative Skills Training, Supported Housing and Community-based Crisis Intervention.

    Treatment for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder.

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  • NAMI Homefront Program

    NAMI Homefront is a free, 6-session educational program for families, caregivers and friends of military service members and vets with mental health conditions.  NAMI Homefront is designed to address the unique needs of family, caregivers and friends of those who have served or are currently serving our country. NAMI Homefront teaches you how to: Manage…

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  • Narcotics Anonymous (N.A.)

    NA is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. This is a program of complete abstinence from all drugs. There is only one requirement for membership, the desire to stop using.  There…

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  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

    The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. 1-800-273-8255 The website has information for services needed for deaf & hard of hearing as well as Spanish speakers.

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