Lawrence Vinson to Focus on Quality of Care in Expanded Role with ARC Healthcare

As part of their ongoing efforts to help Kentuckians impacted by substance use and mental health disease, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) today announced that Lawrence Vinson – ARC Chief of Staff – will expand his role to serve as the Chief Quality Officer for ARC Healthcare. Vinson will focus on ensuring maximum quality of care, […]

ARC Employee’s Recovery Journey Highlighted by Governor During State of the Commonwealth Address In an incredible moment during the State of the Commonwealth address Wednesday night, Governor Beshear took time to acknowledge the remarkable achievements of individuals combating the drug epidemic in Kentucky. Among those recognized was Pike County native Brad Bentley, whose inspiring journey from addiction to becoming a program director at ARC’s Crown Recovery Center […]

ARC prepares for increase in addiction treatment demand in new year

With the start of a new year, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) is encouraging individuals struggling with substance use disorder (SUD) to seize the opportunity to find hope, healing, and a brighter future in 2024. In January 2023, ARC received nearly 1,000 additional calls from people seeking treatment resources, compared to December 2022. And last January […]

How to Find Help During the Holidays

Christmas is upon us; with its festive atmosphere and emphasis on family, it can be a challenging time for individuals struggling with addiction. However, Christmas can also mark a turning point—a season of hope and renewal. If you or a loved one is facing the difficulties of addiction during this time, seeking help is a […]

ARC Hires Tabatha Gray Powell to Improve Communication with the Courts

Addiction Recovery Care (ARC), a leading provider of addiction treatment programs throughout Kentucky, is expanding its team with a new Court Communications Specialist. Tabatha Gray-Powell brings more than two decades of working with Kentucky’s criminal justice system.  Gray-Powell recently retired from Kentucky State Government, where she had a long career in service provision to some […]

Addiction Recovery Care VP of Client Access Wayne Sartin Honored for Commitment to Recovery

In recognition of his ongoing efforts to serve individuals and families impacted by the addiction crisis, Wayne Sartin, Addiction Recovery Care Vice President of Client Access, received the 2023 Recovery Community Commitment Award at the second annual Micheal T. White Recover Boldly Awards. Sartin’s peers nominated him because of his commitment to the recovery community […]

ARC Healthcare adds Adam Rucker to the Leadership Team

Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) is proud to announce the addition of Adam Rucker, who will serve as Director of ARC Healthcare and Administration.  In his role, Adam will serve as a senior advisor to Matt Brown, Chief Administration Officer of ARC and President of ARC Healthcare, playing a vital role in shaping the organization’s operations […]

Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) Announces Plans to Open Women’s Treatment Facility in Virginia

In Southwest Virginia, communities have been hit disproportionately hard by the addiction crisis – something that has only worsened amid an alarming rise in fentanyl and synthetic opioids in the drug supply. Fortunately, more help and resources are on the horizon. Representatives from Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) joined the Dickenson County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) […]

Governor Beshear honors Kentuckians in recovery who help others impacted by addiction

For those on the path to recovery, support from others is critical. Peers who have been through the battle against substance use disorder (SUD) themselves share a unique bond and understanding of the challenges that come with addiction and recovery. To honor Kentucky’s peer treatment workforce, Governor Andy Beshear has issued a proclamation for the […]

Nurse Practitioners Crucial to Building a Healthier Appalachia

Nurse Practitioners play a crucial role in the healthcare landscape across Appalachia. They deliver quality, compassionate, and personalized care daily to keep our families safe and healthy.  These skilled healthcare professionals include people like Amanda Young, MSN, FNP-C at Pioneer Rural Health Clinic in Louisa. With advanced education and clinical training, practitioners like Young help […]