Hello Owensboro | What You Should Know About Us

Addiction Recovery Care is excited to bring our proven experience delivering quality, compassionate substance use disorder treatment to the Owensboro community later this month. Like eastern Kentucky, Owensboro has been hit hard by the addiction crisis. ARC’s growth in this community will expand access to comprehensive services in a place where we are needed most. Since […]

Cultivating recovery-friendly employers

As industry and state leaders search for ways to improve workforce participation in Kentucky, one solution lies in Frankfort. The Kentucky Chamber Foundation’s Fair Chance Academy helps bridge the gap between businesses’ need for employees and people in active recovery. During three full-day sessions at the Kentucky Chamber offices, business leaders are equipped with the […]

This Father’s Day, Addiction Recovery Care Celebrates Dads In Recovery

Father’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate the men in our lives who have helped guide us. This year, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) is reminding us how recovery can rebuild and reunite families. Hunter Glasscock and Gerald “Jerry” Long are two fathers with stories we can all learn something from. Their journeys are of repeated […]

Overdose Deaths Decline in Kentucky

According to the 2022 Overdose Fatality Report released today by Gov. Andy Beshear, 2,135 Kentuckians lost their lives to a drug overdose in 2022. This was a 5 percent decline compared to 2021 and is the first time in four years that Kentucky saw a year-over-year decline in drug overdose fatalities. “We are encouraged that […]

Q/A | Bellefonte Community CEO discusses future

As the days pass, we at Addiction Recovery Care are counting down the days to opening Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center in Greenup County. In May, we announced the hiring of Johnathan Frazier as the center’s Chief Executive Officer. Frazier brings healthcare executive leadership experience to the team. He most recently served as Market CEO […]

Empowering and Elevating Peer Recovery

Addiction Recovery Care (ARC), Kentucky’s largest treatment provider, is partnering with the National Peer Recovery Alliance (NPRA) to elevate the role of peer support specialists within the recovery ecosystem and help more people reach long-term recovery from substance use disorders. Peer support specialists use their lived, firsthand recovery experience to help others who are in […]

Trauma and addiction are connected

June is National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month. Rich Goddard, a registered nurse and trauma specialized clinical counselor at Addiction Recovery Care (ARC), is sharing how trauma can impact an individual’s struggle with substance use – and that healing is within reach. Approximately 12 million adults live with post-traumatic stress (PTS) nationwide, according to […]

WATCH | Narcan could save a life

Most of you have heard of the life-saving drug NARCAN. However, many might still have questions. What is it exactly? How does it save someone’s life? Is it safe? The list goes and here are some answers. What is Naloxone or Narcan? Naloxone or NARCAN rapidly reverses an opioid overdose. The two key words there […]