Mental health and sobriety challenges not only affect many of our friends and neighbors in East St. Louis but also communities of color across the country.
Helping those who live in East St. Louis break the grip of mental health and addiction challenges is our passion.
It is a point of pride to have provided mental health and addiction treatment to the community of East St. Louis for over 60 years.
Because we live and work in our community, we understand the unique challenges our consumers face on a daily basis.
Being deeply rooted in our community allows us to provide mental health services to meet the unique needs of our consumers.
Our outpatient services allow consumers and their families to get the help they need while being able to maintain a sense of normalcy and stick to their daily routines. Outpatient treatment services include:
- Substance use
- Bipolar disorder
- Personality disorders
Our crisis hotline is available to adults and children 24/7 including weekends and holidays. Get a confidential support you need it the most.
Adults with chronic mental illnesses are able to have a safe and supportive place to call home. Residential housing units include:
- A group home
- A peer-run group home
- Single-family apartments
Our childhood and adolescent program provides all-encompassing support for children and teens dealing with mental health and substance use challenges. One of the pillars of our program’s success is aggressive outreach to community organizations including schools and individual homes.
Another component of our adolescent program is prevention.
By educating children and teens within the community, we help them to understand the dangers and consequences of substance use before they begin to develop an addiction.
Residential treatment programs and halfway houses are a critical component of the recovery process.
These treatment programs provide long-term support for those working to overcome addictions.
These programs offer a chance for consumers to receive medically supported treatment and develop a strong support network. They also allow for the of building skills necessary for a successful life after the rehabilitation process.
Methadone is one of the most effective ways for those in East St. Louis to receive treatment for opioid addiction. Methadone helps to minimize cravings and symptoms of withdrawal. Those who participate in methadone therapy are also more likely to continue with other forms of treatment.
Our treatment program is designed to allow those who need methadone treatment to maintain their daily challenges while keeping up with their job and family.
Consumers are able to receive their dose 5 AM-9 AM.
Receiving doses in the morning allows consumers to get the treatment they need without the struggle of taking time off work and finding childcare during the day.
Our services allow residents of East St. Louis to receive care and support for their mental health and substance use challenges while building with tools and skills necessary to lead a fulfilling life during and after recovery.
If you or someone you know is struggling with their mental health or addiction, we are here to help. Call us (618) 482-7330.