Programs - Teen’s Turf: ages 13-17

  • *First Step, Inc.

    Click here for First Step support group information

    All services are free and confidential

    First Step promotes safe and healthy communities free from violence through outreach, education, and supportive services.

    Comprehensive services including emergency shelter, counseling, legal advocacy for victims and survivors of domestic abuse and sexual assault as well as their family members that may be impacted.

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  • 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…

    Crisis Intervention
    Motivational Counseling
    Referral Services
    Interim Services

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  • Advocacy Down Syndrome Support Group

    The Advocacy Down Syndrome Support Group meets monthly at The Rehab Center (North Texas Rehabilitation Center). Last Tuesday of Every Month 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. The support group does not meet in December.


    Down Syndrome Support Group

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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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  • Alpha Omega Driving Academy

    Call or stop by to get your student enrolled.

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  • American Diabetes Association’s Food & Fitness Information

    Eating well-balanced meals is an essential part of taking better care of yourself and managing diabetes. So is regular physical activity, which is especially important for people with diabetes and those at risk for diabetes. Balancing what you eat and your physical activity are key to managing diabetes. Visit the website for multiple resources to…

    Food Tips
    Meal Plans
    Carbohydrate Explanations
    Weight Loss

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  • American Red Cross

    The American Red Cross of the North Texas Region serves a population of over 9 million people.  Their compassionate volunteers care for and support our friends and neighbors who face the worst moments of their lives due to disasters.  The Red Cross responds to emergencies in order to meet the urgent needs of those affected by…

    Free Smoke Alarm Installation

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  • Ashley McErlean, LMFTA Counseling

    Ashley McErlean is a licensed marriage and family therapist.  She offers workshops, group therapy, couples therapy and LGBTQ support services.

    Youth & Adult

    Free Consultations available.
    The fee for a 50-minute session is $100.
    Sliding scale fees are also available, and start at $30 per 50-minute session.

    Insurance currently is not accepted. Individuals may seek reimbursement from their insurance companies for sessions on their own.

    Couple/marriage, Family, Individuals, Preteen/adolescent, Play therapy (Age 10 & under), Online sessions

    Other services: Divorce/custody mediation, Parenting training, Conflict resolution, Workshops

    Special interests: Gender identity, LGBT, Trauma , Military families and Addiction

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