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Arizona

Expanding Opioid Care and Documenting Stories of Recovery

By Tonya Brown, MSW LMSW, HRSA Project Manager, WestCare Arizona WestCare Arizona was recently awarded the Health Resources & Services Administration’s (HRSA) Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) implementation grant. This is a multi-year (FY21 – FY24) grant addressing the barriers associated with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) treatment and recovery to meet the United States […]

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Arizona

Back to School Season Starts Early for Students

By Emily Selby, Case Manager/BHT, WestCare Arizona  It’s that time of the year for WestCare Arizona’s prevention specialists! The school year began on August 4th and we are excited to be back to school! WestCare’s team of dedicated prevention specialists works with schools in and around the area providing students with life skills and education on topics […]

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Arizona

Planting the Seed

By Emily Selby, Case Manager/BHT, WestCare Arizona WestCare Arizona’s Hildy’s House residential treatment program is growing in full force! Being creative and innovative to guide our women in recovery is always at the forefront. When a client arrives at the facility, they are often broken and have lost much of their self-esteem, self-worth, and confidence. […]

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Arizona

An Alumni Returns as Staff

By Cheryl DeBatt, Director As a director, counselor, or case manager, being a part of something more than just an office brings much joy into coming to work each day and is reflected onto all of those that we help. A family is much more than those that we live with, but can also include […]

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Arizona

Caesars Entertainment. Inc. Gives Back to Our Ladies in Need

By Emily Selby, BHT, Case Manager Caesars Entertainment, Inc., which operates the Harrah’s and Tropicana hotels in Laughlin, AZ recently donated some very useful items to WestCare Arizona’s Women Helping Women program. Through our work, we are able to assist women who are fleeing domestic abuse or other traumas with obtaining shelter, clothes, and other […]

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WestCare Arizona’s Advocate Highlight

By Emily Selby, Case Manager, BHT WestCare Arizona is on call twenty four hours a day, seven days a week thanks to the hard work of our advocate, Stephanie Bethards! She works around the clock helping people in our community in crisis situationsincluding domestic violence victims, individuals that are experiencing homelessness and with anyone needing […]