Las Amigas is a supportive residential community for women in need of substance abuse treatment. Las Amigas uses a comprehensive treatment approach to meet the social, psychological and physical needs of the clients in a safe and supportive environment.
Las Amigas is for women age 18 or older, with priority given to those who are pregnant, recently gave birth or are parenting children while actively abusing alcohol or other drugs. Special consideration is also given to women who are homeless, have histories of sexual or physical abuse or are in the criminal justice system.
Clients each receive an individual assessment and treatment plan which may include all or some of the following elements:
- Individual counseling
- Group and family therapy
- Life skills training
- Parenting classes
- Smoking cessation classes
- Relapse prevention education
- Coordination with medical services and local early childhood education services for children
- Connection with community resources to promote continued sobriety after completion of Las Amigas program
CODAC’s professional staff work closely with the Department of Child Safety (DCS) and Family Drug Court.
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