Volunteers of America Texas: Substance Abuse Treatment in Fort Worth, TX

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(2.3 of 5)
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2401 Scott Avenue
Fort Worth TX 76103

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ABOUT VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA TEXAS: SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT

Founded in 1917 and located in Fort Worth, Texas, Volunteers of America Texas is a private nonprofit facility, which make up about 43 percent of all treatment facilities in Texas; it is one of the 301 (69.8 percent) of Texas facilities that offers regular outpatient services. The faith-based agency is one of the nonprofit's more than 30 locations, and provides services to men and women who are struggling with substance abuse, homelessness, and poverty.

TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT

According to Volunteers of America Texas' website, the outpatient treatment program helps men and women overcome their dependency to drugs and alcohol. Programming includes job training programs and classes on parenting support. It is one of the 163 (37.8 percent) of Texas treatment facilities that offers employment counseling or training for clients.

Clients also have access to housing and financial support services. The treatment team also offers services for domestic abuse and trauma. Specialized programs are available for pregnant women and young mothers.

STAFF CREDENTIALS

Volunteers of America Texas has "more than 300 employees" across the state. The staffer polled by Rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave four out of five stars for the staff's level of training and experience.

WHAT ALUMNI SAY

Rehabs.com has yet to receive any alumni reviews. However, the 33 people to leave Google Reviews for Volunteers of America to date gave an average of 3.9 out of five stars, and mixed feedback. Some reviewers praised the treatment staff, while another reviewer just commented "wack." "It's very organized and the counselors care about people," D.M. wrote on Google in a representative positive review. [1]

WHAT STAFF SAY

In their anonymous Rehabs.com survey, a staff member celebrated the Fort Worth facility’s “experienced” counselors and nursing staff, but condemned its leadership. “The management should be replaced with people who care and support the counselors’ work,” they proposed. “There should be consistency.”

They gave five out of five stars for connectivity and affordability. However, they also gave two stars for treatment effectiveness and counseling options, and one star for holistic offerings.

FINANCING

There is currently no information provided on the nonprofit’s website regarding its costs. It accepts tax-deductible, monetary gifts.

[1] GoogleReviews

Published on January 2019

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Strengths:the counselors and nurse care and are experienced. Weakness:employee turnover. the management should be replaced with people who care and support the counselors' work. there should be consistency

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