Community and Family Resources
Ames, IA. 50010
Community and Family Resources is dedicated to proactively assisting individuals, families, and communities achieve healthy behavior and lifestyle through advocacy, prevention, and treatment of substance abuse, problem gambling, and mental illness. Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment Services - Outpatient services focus on integrating people back into their families, jobs, and communities following residential treatment. Outpatient treatment is also available for individuals not requiring the intensive level of service offered in a residential/inpatient setting. This treatment format allows individuals to live at home, to work, and to care for themselves and their family while receiving support in remaining drug and alcohol free. Substance use disorders affect the whole family in very destructive ways. The cycle must be broken before recovery is possible. Community and Family Resources' outpatient programming offers several treatment options to meet individual needs, goals, and objectives. Each treatment option/track offers a mixture of individual counseling, group counseling, random drug screens, and opportunities for family participation and support. Clients referred to outpatient treatment will develop their own individualized treatment plan which guides their treatment and helps promote a positive treatment outcome. Clients move from one level of care to another based on their clinical need. All treatment services are provided by skilled professionals. Inpatient / Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Services - People entering treatment for drug and alcohol dependence need a place that will offer education, support their efforts, and provide encouragement to interrupt the cycle of addiction. Community and Family Resources offers residential treatment opportunities and programming to help clients complete each step of the recovery process. Individualized treatment plans include group therapy, individual counseling, education, and recreation activities to help clients make the transition to a sober and drug-free lifestyle. Individuals in this type of treatment live in a safe, drug-free, and gambling-free environment while participating in a therapeutic environment that consists of various groups, individual and family sessions, and educational groups. Residents participate in household chores as well as therapeutic recreation as part of their recovery. The community of clients offers support and nurturing to each other, solidifying recovery efforts. Community and Family Resources provides support and encouragement to help people break the cycle of addiction and develop the life skills necessary for productive, healthy lives.