Public Funded Providers
For Craighead, Poinsett, Greene, Randolph, Lawrence, Clay, Mississippi, Crittenden, Cross, Lee, Monroe, Phillips, and St. Francis Counties. Mid-South Health Systems, Inc., 2707 Browns Lane, Jonesboro AR, 72401. Contact: 870.972.4000 or More information: Mid-South Awarded Substance Abuse Grant
Dr. Sheila E Hellman, DO - Wellness Associates of Arkansas, PLLC, 260 Southwest Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas - Medical Clinic for family medicine, chemical addiction and celiac disease or gluten intolerances. Contact Info: (870) 930-9355, Email:

Mike Leatherwood, MA, LMSW - Intervention Coach, providing formal and informal interventions for families who have loved ones suffering from addiction. There is something that you can do! Contact Mike Leatherwood at 870-897-6346
Faith Based Programs 
Agape House - Paragould AR (Women’s Christian Chemical Free Home) The Agape House is a four month program that helps women battle addiction through faith. - Sunny Gassaway Curtis (Executive Director and Founder) -Admissions Office: 870-586-0314 

God’s New Life Bible Training Center - Marked Tree AR (8 month non-denominational Christ based discipleship residential program) Operates strictly on donations – interview required for acceptance – Admissions Contact: (870) 358.4851 - Website

Grace Mission Bible Training Center - Paragould AR (8 month non-denominational Christ based discipleship residential program) Operates strictly on donations – interview required for acceptance – Admissions Contact: (870) 573-6414 - Website

John 3:16 Ministries - Charlotte AR (6 months to 1 Year Men’s Residential) Operates strictly on donations - Spiritual based Boot Camp for Men with Addictions (Donations Only) Charlotte AR - Admissions Office 9:00am-4:30pm (M-F) call 870-799-2525 - Website

John 3:17 Ministries - Newport, AR - 12 month faith based residential center for women who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction. Must be 18 and older. Some women are able to bring their children with them to recovery. Contact Info: Jim Woodell, Director, 2945 Jackson 120, Newport, AR 72112, Mobile 501-658-1644, Direct Line 870-217-5603,  Website 

Power of Freedom Ministries, Inc. - Warm Springs AR - Operates on donations – tobacco free environment - interview required for acceptance - Spiritual based program – Admissions Contact: Carla Garvin, Secretary at 870.647.2052 or send email to

Project New Start – Newport AR - A faith based ministry in Jackson County, Arkansas includes recovery homes for those men and women who have lost their way in life due to their addictions. Contact info: Phone. 870.523.8413 - Fax. 870.217.0912 or email at - Website

Shepherd's Fold Ministry - Cardwell, MO - A faith based Christian discipleship home for men. The program is 12 months, with 8 months in house and 4 months of after care. Contact: Samantha Dunn, Office Manager/ Fund Raising Coordinator at or Phone: 573.654.2280 - Fax: 573.654.2370 - Website

Teen Challenge of Arkansas Inc. – Hot Springs AR (14 month Residential program) - Operates strictly on donations - Adult males ages eighteen and older. It takes a minimum of fourteen months to complete the program. The first four months are spent at Teen Challenge of Arkansas, located just outside of Hot Springs. The remaining ten months are spent at Mid-America Teen Challenge in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. This is the training phase. Admissions Contact: 501-624-2446 - Website

The Butterfly Ranch Women's Center – Swifton, AR - faith based 10-12 month residential program for women ages 18 and over who are trying to overcome life controlling problems such as substance abuse and addictions. Contact Info: 870-485-2000, Website

Turning Point Christian Center - Walnut Ridge AR - (long term residential) Admission Contact: 870-886-3337

Women's Addictions Resistance Project (W.A.R.P.) 180° – Batesville AR – Adult women residential program targeting the unique needs of women struggling with habitual behaviors. This residential training facility teaches women to resist controlling lifestyles. To be considered for the program, one must personally seek help. Second party requests will not be considered. Fees vary depending on the individual's ability to pay. Contact: Kristi Spurlin, Program Director, 1-800-771-4575 or email Website
Al-Anon Family Groups – Jonesboro AR - Free, anonymous, and confidential. Contact: 870.933.1518 or 870.483.7976 Website

Alcoholics Anonymous – Jonesboro AR - Alcohol addiction - free, anonymous, and confidential. Alcoholics Anonymous of NEA - 870.933.1518. This hotline is for those looking for AA meeting information in our area and for those who wish to connect with an AA member for help.

Celebrate Recovery (Cherokee Village United Methodist Church) - Cherokee Village AR – Meetings are Friday evenings at 6:00 pm at Cherokee Village United Methodist Church, 21 Otter Drive at Keno Dr, Cherokee Village, AR 72529. For more information visit Contact: Gary Zanow, Ministry Leader 870.898.0775 or email:   
Celebrate Recovery (Central Baptist Church) - Jonesboro AR - A free Christ centered recovery program for families. Contact: Clay Inboden 870.336.0068

Celebrate Recovery (First Baptist Church) - Jonesboro AR - A free Christ centered recovery program for families. Contact: Kathy Holler, Minister of Special Ministries 870.932.1872 or 879.932.3456

Celebrate Recovery (Nettleton Baptist Church) - Nettleton AR - A free Christ centered recovery program for families. Contact: Gerald Barker 870.935.8548

Celebrate Recovery (Southwest Church of Christ) - Meeting every Tuesday night at 6:00 p.m.

Cope Without Dope Group – Jonesboro AR - Crowley’s Ridge Area of Narcotics Anonymous - drug addiction - free, anonymous, and confidential. Contact: 1.800.338.8750

GAP - Grandparents As Parents - Bay AR - Support group for grandparents raising their grandchildren - Bay Elementary School Library every Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Contact: Phyllis Curtis - 870-781-3830

New Creations – Trumann AR – Faith based addiction and family support group. - Eastside Baptist Church addiction and family support group. Thursdays 7 P.M. -

Project 180 – Batesville AR – Parkview Baptist Church (Fellowship Hall) - Support group for those struggling with habitual behaviors. Meetings are Bible-based designed to help people make a 180 turn. Monday and Thursday nights at 7 pm. Meetings are open to any member of the community in need of support. (No charge but donations are accepted) - Contact:

Unity Group – Jonesboro AR - Alcohol addiction - free, anonymous, and confidential. Contact: 870.933.7401 Serenity Group – Jonesboro AR - Alcohol addiction - free, anonymous, and confidential. Contact: 870.932.3698

Serenity Group – Jonesboro AR - Alcohol addiction - free, anonymous, and confidential. Contact: 870.932.3698
Mid-South Health Systems - Jonesboro AR - Counseling services are provided for a wide range of problems from simple life adjustments to more serious forms of depression and anxiety as well as drug and alcohol diagnoses. Contact: (870) 972-4000 – Emergency calls (800) 356-3035 - Website

Families, Inc. Counseling Services – NEA & NCA - (therapeutic services including mental illness and addiction – 9 locations) Contact: (toll free) 1.877.595.8869 Website St. Bernard’s Medical Center – Jonesboro AR - Intensive Outpatient Counseling Contact: 870.930.9090 - Website

Life Strategies Counseling, Inc. - Jonesboro AR - (9 locations) Licensed Mental Health Professionals and Paraprofessionals providing various services including individualized intensive outpatient therapy, with expertise in a number of life issues such as drug addiction, depression, codependence and anxiety disorders. - Contact: 870-972-1268 or (toll free) 866-972-1268 - Website

The Better Life Counseling Center - Jonesboro AR - 1605 James ST- Contact: Jeff Cline, MFT 870-935-4673 *All residential and outpatient programs accept either Insurance, Self-pay arrangements and/or Sliding fee scale unless noted otherwise. Website
First Step @ Baxter Regional Medical Center - Mountain Home, AR - Pain Medication, Drug and Alcohol Stabilization Service - First Step treats those who are suffering due to the effects of pain medication, drugs or alcohol and experiencing acute withdrawal symptoms.  Through stabilization services and an ongoing desire to remain free of the burden of substance abuse, many individuals can resume and maintain healthy lifestyles - Medicare, Medicaid, most insurance plans and private pay - Direct to First Step Office - 870-508-7590 - Website

Northeast Arkansas Regional Recovery Center – Jonesboro AR - Outpatient, Partial Day Treatment, Observational Detoxification, Residential Treatment, Aftercare, Adolescent Outpatient Treatment, Men’s Chemical Free Living – Treatment services for adolescents, women and men - Admissions Contact :Teresa Wooten, Administrator - 870.932.0228 – - Website

St. Bernards Behavioral Health Unit – Jonesboro AR - Private, not-for-profit, hospital-owned mental and behavioral health services. Two distinctly separate entities fall under the Behavioral Health umbrella, together offering a complete continuum of therapy services. The 60-bed unit is licensed for psychiatric and dual diagnosis substance abuse treatment programs. St. Bernards Counseling Center offers outpatient counseling and a variety of therapy options for individuals of all ages, including after-care for former Behavioral Health patients. Contact: 870-932-2800. In an emergency or for more information, please call Crisis Line at 1-800-800-0496 - Website

Wilbur D. Mills Treatment Center – Searcy AR - Outpatient, Partial Day Treatment, Detoxification, Residential Treatment, Aftercare, Adolescent Outpatient Treatment, Specialized Women’s Services – Services for substance abuse disorders, women and men including criminal justice clients - Admissions Contact: 501.268.7777 or 1.800.592.9503 - Website

Family Counseling Center Inc. – Kennett MO - Alcohol & drug abuse treatment services delivered to Southeast Missouri - Outpatient, Partial Day Treatment, Residential Treatment, Aftercare Service programs for adults and adolescents are available – both male and female. Admissions Contact: 1-800-356-5395 - Website

Recovery Academy – Memphis TN - Lakeside Behavioral Health System - Residential treatment specializes in treating substance use and/or abuse issues concurrent with general psychiatric disorders for adolescent (girls and boys age 12 through 17 or 18-year-olds who still in high school). Admissions Contact: - 1.800.232.5253 or 901.377.4733 - Website

Rivendell Behavioral Health Services - Benton AR - Acute and long term care for Children & Youth 5-17 years - Admissions Contact: - 1.800.264.5640 - Website

Funded Treatment Programs Arkansas Department of Human Services - Listing of current funded treatment programs in Arkansas. (pdf)

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