Mothers seeking rehabilitation from substance abuse face one major obstacle – who will care for their children?
The Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center (“SBA”) welcomes mothers with children. We are one of the few full-service recovery centers in the country providing residential and outpatient treatment, in a loving, yet structured environment where a woman can receive the support she needs while living with and caring for her children. At Susan B. Anthony, you can share your new beginning with your children because we treat the family as a whole!
SBA enjoys the prestigious CARF accreditation; an independent organization committed to maintaining the highest quality standards in health and human services. Now in our 20th year, we remain committed to providing help, hope and healing to women and their children suffering from substance abuse, mental health disorders, trauma and neglect.
No other treatment facility is as intensely focused on a holistic family approach to the disease of addiction. We have an unparalleled array of gender-specific adult and children programs. Our successful outcomes can be attributed to a world-class team of behavioral professionals who offer an integrated model that addresses mental health, substance abuse and co-occurring illnesses.
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We offer furnished apartment style living for our residential women with 2 bedrooms, full kitchens, large bathrooms, dining and living areas. Single family apartments are also available for families with 3 children. Residents receive Individualized Scheduling, 24 Hour Monitoring and Transportation within Broward County. Random drug screenings are given periodically. Crisis Intervention is provided by our on-call therapists.
Your stay at Susan B. Anthony begins with a “Bio-Psychosocial” Assessment. You receive Individualized Treatment Plans and Therapy Sessions. We also offer Family and Couples Counseling, Therapeutic and Psycho-Educational Groups and Trauma Incident Reduction sessions.
All children go through a developmental assessment. They are encouraged to attend Individual and/or Group sessions designed especially for them, including play therapy and social skills building. Both mom and child participate in these developmental and parenting sessions.
Residents are assigned a case manager to assist with Child Care, Housing, Budgeting, Cash Assistance and Discharge Planning. Peer Mentoring is also provided in the home and in the community with an assigned Peer Mentor.
Residents have access to an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) who, under the direction of our Psychiatrist, performs individualized assessment of mental health and medication needs.
On-site nurses assess and manage medical needs including, Medication Storage and Compliance, Nutrition and Wellness. Acupuncture Sessions are also available twice weekly.
SBA offers individual and group sessions that assist you in determining and reaching your educational and vocational goals so you and your family can lead productive lives. This includes; Educational/Vocational Classes, GED Assistance, Tutoring and Financial Planning. We also provide Job Placement Assistance and follow up with you when you begin employment, often through one of our many community business partners.
Once you are successfully on your way to living a drug-free life, you won’t be alone! Susan B. Anthony will continue to support you as you begin your new journey with services geared to keep you on track. You will be eligible to participate in Individual and/or Group Sessions, continued Assessments and Individualized Treatment Planning. All designed to help prevent you from relapsing.