Jobs Now Open at Bellefonte Hospital & Recovery Center

Since ARC Healthcare first announced its plans to reopen the former Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital as a comprehensive behavioral health facility and inpatient psychiatric hospital, the organization has remained committed to bringing back local jobs to the Ashland area. ARC is excited to announce that they are now hiring for Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery […]

A Personal Story / What Overdose Awareness Means to Me While the overdose crisis has become a nationwide problem, the impact is personal. One year ago, on August 31, 2022, Heather Spurlock-Venters, who now works as a peer support specialist at ARC’s Crown Recovery Center in Springfield, Kentucky, lost her brother-in-law, Sean Riley, to a drug overdose. Although Heather is now in recovery, she […]

ARC’s Pat Fogarty Investing in the Future of Access to Treatment

When some of the nation’s top leaders in addiction treatment ascend on Scottsdale, Arizona later this Fall, Addiction Recovery Care’s (ARC) Chief Operating Officer Pat Fogarty will serve as a key voice. “I am proud to represent Addiction Recovery Care as an Advisory Board Member for the Treatment Center Investment and Valuation conference. This conference […]

Matt Brown Promoted to President of ARC Healthcare

Since opening the doors to its first residential treatment center in 2010, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) has been committed to delivering high-quality, individualized treatment to people with substance use disorders and helping them find long-term recovery. With more of the population struggling with serious mental illness and other behavioral health conditions in addition to SUD, […]

Addiction Recovery Care Named to Newsweek List of America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers

For a third consecutive year, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) has been included in Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers. Two of ARC’s residential treatment centers for women, Karen’s Place Maternity Center and Beth’s Blessing, made the list. The America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers 2023 list highlights the nation’s top facilities based on quality […]

Here is What You Should Know About Fentanyl

Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is up to 50 times stronger than heroin and 100 times stronger than morphine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Illicitly manufactured fentanyl is being added to other drugs because of its extreme potency, which makes drugs cheaper, more powerful, more addictive, and more dangerous. […]

Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center names Paula Hayes Chief Nursing Officer

Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) announced today that Paula Hayes has joined the company as Chief Nursing Officer at Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center. As part of ARC’s efforts to offer more comprehensive behavioral and mental health services, Hayes will lead the new facility’s team of nurses caring for clients. Hayes brings more than three decades […]

What we learned from a tour at Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center Renovations are well underway at Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center in Greenup County. The new treatment center will help fill an urgent gap in treating Kentuckians with substance use and mental health needs—and will serve as a major area employer. Recently, Community CEO Jonathan Frazier gave us a tour of the psychiatric facility at […]

Addiction Recovery Care celebrates access to care with Owensboro Ribbon Cutting

For western Kentuckians struggling with addiction, more help closer to home is on the way. Gov. Andy Beshear, state and local officials, and other community leaders joined Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) today for a ribbon cutting at Yellow Banks Recovery Center in Owensboro. Located at 3136 West 2nd Street in Owensboro, Yellow Banks is ARC’s […]

Yellow Banks Recovery Center Begins Phased Opening

This weekend, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) will begin to open Yellow Banks Recovery Center, its first residential treatment program in western Kentucky. Initially, ARC will be transitioning clients to Yellow Banks from its other treatment centers who are close to completing treatment. ARC is working toward a full opening date this fall, when they will […]