WESTCARE NEVADA PROGRAMS




INTAKE/ASSESSMENT

Intake/Assessment
At WestCare Nevada our team of assessment and intake staff works together with each individual person to help determine the most appropriate course of treatment and available resources. The assessment is the initial step in the treatment placement process.

For intake/assessment in Las Vegas and Henderson areas,
call (702) 385-3330.

For intake/assessment in the Pahrump/Nye County area,
call (775) 751-6990.




ADULT SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Outpatient & Intensive Outpatient
The Community Involvement Center provides level I and level II outpatient services for men and women. These services are provided in gender-specific settings (separate men's and women's groups) to help provide education/treatment about drug and alcohol substance abuse. The program focuses on interrupting negative behavior patterns, teaching effective methods of coping and decision-making skills, and helping to provide a support network for adults, through the evidence-based MATRIX Model outpatient system. This location also offers a Level I outpatient group for Spanish-speaking clients.

The Community Involvement Center also provides Level I adult substance abuse and co-occurring outpatient services in Henderson. The rural location in Pahrump, Nevada provides Drug Court Services for NYE County in a three-phase system to adults. This site also provides level I outpatient services to age- and gender-specific group settings through the MATRIX Model outpatient system.

"I will never forget what WestCare has done for me. They've helped me change my life around for the better. I am living my dream today thanks to WestCare. Today I have choices and the tools to use in my everyday life." -Adult Outpatient Client


For intake/assessment or for more information about Adult Outpatient and IOP in the Las Vegas and Henderson areas, call (702) 385-3330.

For intake/assessment or for more information about Adult Outpatient in the Pahrump/Nye County area, call (775) 751-6990.



Harris Springs Ranch Men's Residential
This is one of our longest-running programs, providing residential substance abuse treatment. The program is a therapeutic community designed for men suffering from addictions. This model embraces the concept that behavioral change can occur though positive peer support and peer pressure. This model represents a highly structured environment with well-defined attitudinal and behavioral boundaries. Employing community responsibility, as well as earned progressive advancement of status and privileges, is part of the recovery and growth process.

"WestCare was a very big help to me in getting my life back in order and close to my family plus made myself clean and happy. Thank you." -Harris Springs Ranch Client


For intake/assessment, call (702) 385-3330.

To reach the Harris Springs Ranch campus, call (702) 872-5382.



Serenity Women's Residential
The Serenity Program is designed to meet the specific needs of women 18 years and older in a residential setting. This program gives the women the opportunity to accept responsibility, problem solve, build self-esteem and respect themselves and others. Treatment is based on a gender-responsive modified therapeutic community model. This model embraces the concept that behavioral change can occur though positive peer support and peer pressure. In conjunction with individual and group counseling, seminars, lectures, education and self-help support groups, a client learns that destructive behavior is self-defeating and works on issues that will diminish this behavior as well as reinforce positive lifestyle choices. This model represents a highly structured environment with well-defined attitudinal and behavioral boundaries. The model employs community responsibility, as well as earned progressive advancement of status and privileges, as part of the recovery and growth process.

"I'm very thankful and appreciate the staff at WestCare. I feel that I am a much stronger woman and will be successful." -Serenity Client


For intake/assessment, call (702) 385-3330.

To reach the Serenity program, call (702) 385-2020.



Community Triage Center
The Community Triage Center (CTC) in Las Vegas provides safe, medically-supervised detoxification services to those seeking treatment for substance abuse and crisis stabilization for mental health issues. WestCare provides triage services and early intervention to those in both populations. This program philosophy is a client-centered approach where the team, including Nursing, Case Management, Social Work and Psychiatry, under the guidance of a Medical Director, works with the client to stabilize their condition. Working with local agencies to develop individual discharge plans begins on day one so that they have a chance at more sustainable sobriety and long-term recovery.

The CTC's have served tens of thousands of men and women throughout their years of operation. Clients report high levels of satisfaction and frequently comment about the caring nature of the CTC staff.

"The whole WestCare staff was so sincere, helpful, encouraging. They are a big part of my recovery. I appreciate all they have done for me. Thank you" –CTC Client


To reach the Las Vegas Community Triage Center, call
(702) 385-3330.




SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT SERVICES FOR PREGNANT
       AND PARENTING WOMEN


Outpatient & Intensive Outpatient
The Community Involvement Center provides level I and level II outpatient services designed to meet the specific needs of pregnant and parenting women. These services are provided in gender-specific settings to help provide education/treatment about drug and alcohol substance abuse, and to meet the specific needs of women and their families. The program focuses on interrupting negative behavior patterns, teaching effective methods of coping and decision-making skills, and helping to provide a support network for adults, through the evidence-based MATRIX Model outpatient system.


For intake/assessment or for more information about Outpatient and IOP for Pregnant and Parenting Women, call (702) 385-3330.



Healthy Families Residential for Pregnant & Parenting Women
Healthy Families is a residential program designed to meet the specific needs of pregnant and/or postpartum women, their children, and other affected family members. The program gives the women the opportunity to eliminate their dependency on alcohol and/or drugs, decrease incidents of low birth weight, assist in retaining custody of their children and re-unification with other children, become economically self-sufficient, accept responsibility, problem solve, build self-esteem and learn to respect themselves and others. The program also provides a parenting component that assists the women in learning how to effectively parent and form healthy, loving bonds with their children. The program is a gender-responsive modified therapeutic community model. The program provides a support environment for women and their children. The family treatment approach, which allows women and their children to live together, plays a significant role in the recovery process and facilitates the development of healthy family roles and behavior patterns. This is the only program of its kind in Southern Nevada that provides treatment for women with their children who are affected by substance abuse.

"I would like to thank WestCare because it saved my life and it is giving me the chance to become a better mom and learning to use the skills they teach me to stay clean and sober. Thank you!" -Healthy Families client


For intake/assessment, call (702) 385-3330.

To reach the Healthy Families program, call (702) 385-2020.




VETERAN'S SERVICES

Veteran's Services
Our Veterans Services work with the State of Nevada and the local area Veterans' Administration to close the gaps in services we currently offer to transitioning veterans. They serve as non-intimidating facilities where a veteran can meet with veteran service representatives from a variety of agencies.



Community Triage Center
The Las Vegas Community Triage Center serves veterans and are medically monitored detoxification programs from alcohol and drugs for individuals in crisis. Case management is provided to ensure every veteran has access to a full continuum of services based on his or her individual recovery needs.

To reach the Las Vegas Community Triage Center, call
(702) 385-3330.



Residential Substance Abuse Services
Each of WestCare Nevada's adult residential programs serves veterans and is able to meet the specific needs of veterans in recovery, through a variety of evidence-based practices including therapeutic community. Residential treatment is available to veterans through our Harris Springs Ranch, Serenity and Healthy Families Programs

For intake/assessment or for more information about WestCare Nevada's residential programs, call (702) 385-3330.



Transitional Housing Services
Reno's Homefront VA Transitional Housing is a new program with one to two bedroom apartments serving male veterans. The program provides case management, life skills and wrap-around services to help residents establish independence and permanent housing. The 2-bedroom apartments are available in the Reno, NV area for up to 2 years, with 20 available beds.

To reach the Homefront VA Program, call (775) 996-1989.



Empowered Women Warriors Program
The Empowered Women Warriors Unit is at the Women's and Children's Campus in Las Vegas. This is a transitional living program designed to provide case management and assist homeless women veterans achieve stable housing.

To reach the Empowered Women Warriors Program, call
(702) 385-2020.



EDUCATION & PREVENTION

Family Education and Support
The "Healing Families" Program is a one-day workshop provided monthly for the families and loved ones affected by a person's addiction. The program is taught by WestCare staff, experienced in the recovery and treatment of substance abuse. Participants learn about addiction, prevention of relapse, self care and setting healthy boundaries, communication, and available resources within WestCare and the community.

The program has been attended by more than 400 people since 2010, and has been well-received by participants.

"It makes me feel more hopeful. I see that recovery is possible and within reach for my loved one because of this program. Thank you!" -friend of WestCare residential client


For more information about the "Healing Families" Program, please contact your loved one's primary counselor in the program where he or she is receiving services. If your loved one is not currently enrolled in a WestCare program, call (702) 385-3330 for additional information.