24-HOUR CRISIS LINE: Marion: (352) 291-5525 | Citrus: (352) 726-7155

  1. About Us

    The Centers is a private, non-profit organization licensed by the State of Florida and accredited by CARF International. Approximately 450 professionals are on staff in Citrus and Marion counties providing a full range of mental health, recovery support, and child safety services.

    In 2017, The Centers impacted the lives of approximately 12,500 people including 4,000 children.

    Services include child and adult crisis stabilization, adult residential substance abuse treatment and model clubhouse for those living with mental illness, targeted case management for children and adults, medication management, and individual and group counseling in outpatient, in-home and in-school settings. 

    Contracted as a Case Management Agency through Kids Central, Inc., The Centers provides protective supervision services in Marion County to children and their families regarding issues of abuse, neglect, abandonment, or exploitation by the child’s parent or guardian. The Centers is also the lead provider of emergency intervention therapy to individuals and families whose children are at risk of removal.

    Additional training and therapeutic services for law enforcement, local schools, hospitals, and multiple community agencies are conducted along with prevention services for parents and children.

    We do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation or disability.

    Our mission: Strengthen lives with compassionate healing.