Drug & Alcohol Treatment Specialists for Foster
WHO WE ARE
C.A.R.E. was established in 1994 as a California 501(c)(3) corporation.
C.A.R.E. specializes in dual diagnosis treatment and rehabilitation for drug
and alcohol abusing/dependent foster children.
population C.A.R.E. serves includes 13-17 year old Wards and Dependents of
the court, Mental Health referrals, and other appropriate referrals.
WHAT WE DO
At each C.A.R.E. facility we provide a comfortable, safe, “home-like”
environment that is supervised by trained professionals 24 hour per day.
treatment program for all our foster children includes:
structured behavioral programs utilizing a point and level system
case management performed by social workers at each facility
individual and family therapy by licensed clinicians
daily process groups to focus on thoughts and feelings
weekly anger management groups
drug and alcohol education by addiction treatment specialists
twelve-step programs utilizing sponsors
random drug testing with laboratory results
weekly treatment team meetings for individualized treatment plans
academic tutors / mentors to supplement educational goals
psychiatrist for psychiatric exams and medication evaluations
staff nurse on call 24 hours per day
off-site outings for recreational therapy
more information concerning our
program please contact
Dr. Barry Boatman, Executive Director