LEARN WHAT RRHS HAS TO OFFER
Where hope comes alive with better healthcare:
HIV Testing and PrEP
Tuberculosis Test (TB)
Minor Illness or Chronic Condition
Adult Wellness Visits
Preventative Health Services
River Region Human Services (RRHS) offers a full range of substance use treatment services that include:
Pregnant and Postpartum Women Program (PPW)
Next Step DUI Program
MAT (Medication Assisted Treatment)
methadone, suboxone, subutex, vivitrol
Free residential services offered for
Residential services are offered to individuals seeking treatment for substance use and co-occurring disorders.
Residential treatment provides care and administers a specialized treatment plan in a structured environment, 24 hours a day. Clients in residential treatment are able to dedicate their total efforts to recovery for the prescribed treatment duration.
Ongoing progress assessments and treatment adjustments can be made, including an extension of treatment duration.
Program within Residential
Next Step DUI Program
The Next Step DUI program provides outpatient drug and alcohol treatment to persons charged with DUI. Successful completion allows participants to obtain or retain their driver’s licenses.
Medication Assisted Treatment
RRHS offers medication-assisted treatment services, including methadone, suboxone, subutex and vivitrol, to individuals experiencing opioid and alcohol dependency.
These services include group and individual therapy, substance use education, mental health services and referrals for medical services.
Mental health programs include group and individual counseling, psychotherapy, referral linkage and supportive counseling.
Psychiatric Evaluation and Medication Management
Adolescent and Adult Assessments
Social Skills Development and Group Therapy
Individual and Family Therapy for Children, Adolescents and Adults
Primary Care Health Service
Medication Assisted Treatment (Methadone, Suboxone, Subutex, Vivitrol)
Outpatient Substance Use Treatment
Inpatient Residential Treatment for Substance Use and Co-occurring Disorders
Supportive & Transitional Housing
RRHS offers supportive and transitional housing to those that are homeless due to incarceration, substance use, mental illness or HIV/AIDS.
Andy's Place offers supportive housing for homeless individuals whose displacement is associated with substance use disorders, mental illness and HIV/AIDS. Residents receive life-skills training and recovery-planning, inclusive of linkage to partner-agencies who assist with budgeting, employment services, GED completion, permanent-housing and more. Our goal is to assist our clients to become positive, healthy, productive, income-earning members of the community.
HIV/AIDS Prevention, Education, Intervention and Testing
Free and confidential HIV/AIDS
Pre- and post-test counseling
Risk reduction assessments
HIV/AIDS educational classes on-site and via our mobile testing unit
The mobile unit provides free and confidential HIV/AIDS testing, condoms and literature at various locations. If interested in receiving an HIV test, please call (904) 874-2027.
Times and locations vary. If interested in reserving the mobile unit for participation at an event, please call
Prevention Outreach and Navigation of Services (PONS)
PRIME for Life (PFL) is designed for people who might make high-risk choices and helps them learn to reduce their risks of alcohol and drug-related problems throughout life.
RESPECT is an individual-level, client-focused, HIV prevention intervention, consisting of two brief counseling sessions.
Youth Behavioral Health
The Youth Behavioral Health program encompasses mental health counseling and case management services for children and adolescents ages 10-17 years. Program services are individualized, and a treatment plan is developed with each new admission based upon the presenting needs as determined during the assessment and the completion of a comprehensive biopsychosocial evaluation. Each participant is actively engaged in the course of their treatment, with input from their family to provide a holistic approach to care.
Individual, family, and group counseling are provided by appointment on Tuesdays and Thursdays from
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Kennedy Community Center located at 1133 Ionia St. Case management services will also be provided to connect youth and their families with community resources.
The MATRIX House Treatment Program is a secure correctional substance use disorder treatment program for individuals serving a jail sentence for non-violent, drug-related offenses.
Crisis Support and Resources
Help is available
If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency dial 911
For those experiencing a crisis who are 26 years old or older, Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will dispatch a Crisis Intervention Trained (CIT) Officer and a certified mental health clinician to provide immediate on-scene support.
Need Support Now?
If you or someone you know is struggling or in crisis, help is available. Call or text 988 or chat 988lifeline.org
988 offers 24/7 call, text and chat access to trained crisis counselors who can help people struggling with suicidal thoughts, substance use, mental health crisis, or any other kind of emotional distress.
Veterans Crisis Line dial 988 then press 1 or text 838255
Child and Adolescent Crisis Support Services
The Child Guidance Center Rapid Response Team intervenes during critical and emotionally taxing periods in which children or adolescents under the age of 25 present a danger to themselves and/or to others. Crisis intervention is provided to children and adolescents up to age 25. If you are seeking help for a child or adolescent that is in mental health crisis, contact (904) 982-4911 for assistance.
Domestic Violence Help
Hubbard House 24/7 Confidential Hotline: (904) 354-3114 or text: (904) 210-3698