Leitchfield, KY. 42754
Communicare is one of fourteen community Kentucky mental health centers providing behavioral health, developmental disabilities and substance abuse services in the Lincoln Trail ADD District. This district includes the counties of Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin, LaRue, Marion, Meade, Nelson and Washington. Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Services - The Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) program is an 18-24 month program designed to assist individuals with opioid or heroin addiction achieve long-term recovery. Along with medication, therapy for co-occurring mental health and substance use issues will be essential for success with the program and maintenance of recovery. Medicaid MCOs and self-pay are the accepted forms of payment. Alcohol and Other Substance Abuse Services - Communicare provides outpatient alcohol and drug services to adults and adolescents in all clinic locations. Services include chemical dependency assessments; individual, group, and family therapy; family counseling; specialized services for women; specialized non-assistance programming for teens; intensive outpatient programming (IOP); aftercare services; consultation, education, and referral services; and specialized 12-step programming for persons with mental illness. Substance Abuse Transitional Housing - Passages is a women's transitional housing program, involving subsidized housing (11 units) for chemically dependent women located in Hardin County. Admission criteria includes: Kentucky resident over the age of 18; homeless; have demonstrated self-acknowledgment of a chemical dependency problem; a limited annual income; have received chemical dependency treatment within the past six months prior to application, and have maintained 30 days of sobriety prior to admission. An on-site caseworker is assigned to assist with educational sessions to help clients continue with a healthy drug/alcohol free lifestyle.