EVERGREEN COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL
Evergreen Community Charter School’s mission defines its passion for helping students as the pursuit of excellence specifically in the holistic education of mind, body, and spirit. They prepare students for successful lifelong learning, environmental responsibility, and service. Evergreen Community Charter School is one of two schools in North Carolina and one of 78 schools nationwide to receive the inaugural U.S. Department of Education's Green Ribbon Schools Award, which recognizes the highest performing “green” schools in the nation. For 8 years Focus Centers of Asheville has administered neurofeedback sessions to children from Evergreen who struggle with emotional, behavioral and learning problems.
ASHEVILLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
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Solstice East, located just outside the city of Asheville, North Carolina, is a clinically intensive residential treatment center for girls between the ages of 14 and 18. A groundbreaking treatment facility for troubled adolescent girls that emphasizes the mind-body connection in our unique approach to holistic healthcare. With a strong emphasis on family therapy based intervention, nutrition and physical fitness, and the supportive provision of cutting edge academics, substance abuse/addiction therapy, equine therapy, and psychiatric services, Solstice East sets the stage for the infusion of light into the previously darkened lives of the families they serve.
ASHEVILLE ACADEMY FOR GIRLS
Asheville Academy for Girls is a therapeutic boarding school for girls ages 10 – 14. Asheville Academy is a uniquely designed school for young girls who are struggling with life’s demands. This is a special and often challenging time in a young girl’s life with physical and emotional changes. Nestled in the mountain valley on a beautiful, large private therapeutic campus, Asheville Academy provides a safe, home-like setting where our students can develop their personal relationship skills, focus on academics, and reconnect with their families in healthy ways.
THOMPSON CHILD & FAMILY FOCUS
Thompson Child & Family Focus is the premier provider of clinical and prevention services for children and families across the Carolinas. The Charlotte, N.C.-based nationally accredited nonprofit agency changing the lives of at-risk children and families through therapy, education and care. Last year, Thompson served more than 13,000 children and families from its four distinct campuses specializing in clinical and behavioral treatment, developmental education and proactive care. With more than 300 employees, and a 127-year-old mission of care, Thompson serves children and families through healing, teaching, worship and play. For more information, visit www.thompsoncff.org
Montford Hall is a 29-bed long-term residential substance abuse treatment program for boys ages 14-17. Located in Asheville, NC, Montford Hall is one of the few programs of its kind in the entire United States, and the only one east of the Rockies. Montford Hall offers a unique approach to treatment that is built on the core principle of a true-to-life recovery experience and represents a continuum of care not currently available for teens. Their mission is to help adolescent boys lead fulfilling lives free from the harmful effects of drugs and alcohol.
FLETCHER PARK INN
Fletcher Park Inn (FPI) is a Christian retirement community nestled in the heart of the spectacular mountains of Western North Carolina where it is said the sun shines 300 days each year. At an elevation of 2,200 feet, their 450 acre campus is nearby to some of our nation’s most tranquil mountains and pristine beauty. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a short 30 minute drive, providing hundreds of miles of natural beauty and wildlife. Fletcher Park Inn is a special place where people are free to be as young as they feel – a place where people recognize and celebrate the miraculous gift of life – a place for you to discover and re-discover fulfillment in your life. Fletcher Park Inn is probably the most affordable retirement community with amenities and conveniences not offered anywhere else in this area.
NATIONAL CHURCH RESIDENCES
National Church Residences is the innovative leader in integrating home and supportive services for seniors and vulnerable individuals, enabling them to live healthier and more satisfying lives. Their mission is to provide quality housing and care at affordable prices in communities of caring persons. Their residents and clients include seniors of all income levels.
Next Step Recovery is much more than just a halfway house for men. They are a transitional living program committed to supporting personal transformation and recovery through community and structure. They encourage the development of life-long practices that sustain and strengthen a healthy life in sobriety. Their program is proof that freedom from addiction is not only possible, it’s happening now, right here in the mountains of western North Carolina.
Their daily 12-step focus, clinical counseling, life skills education, community meetings, job search support, transportation services and sober recreation program set us apart from traditional halfway houses and provide the extra support that makes long-term recovery possible.