Broward Addiction Recovery Center Earns Accreditation
The Broward County Addiction Recovery Center (BARC), administered through the County's Human Services Department, has earned the Gold seal of Approval for accreditation by complying with The Joint Commission's national standards for health care quality and safety in behavioral health care. The accreditation award recognizes BARC's dedication to continuous compliance with these standards. More...
Prescription Medication – the New
Drug of Choice
Florida has become the prescription pain medication capital of the nation, with startling increases in the use of pain medication resulting in nearly 4,000 opiate-related deaths from 2000-2010. Heroin/oxycodone abuse and addiction admissions at Broward Addiction Recovery Center are up as well. More...
Broward Addiction Recovery Center (BARC) is dedicated to serve our community by:
- Strengthening our social safety net
- Providing integrated substance abuse and mental health care services
- Promoting successful recovery and reintegration back into the community
The Broward Addiction Recovery Center strives to become an active member and leader of substance abuse treatment and services for the community. Broward Addiction Recovery Center will solidify existing relationships with community organizations to fulfill its mission to provide substance abuse treatment and services to underserved populations and criminal justice defendants. As a leader in the community, Broward Addiction Recovery Center will collaborate with community providers to meet the needs of the community and those who will benefit from its services.