Elkhart County Sheriff's Department

Parent & Teen Resources

Information and resources for teens and parents of teens

Centers in the community

  • Addiction Recovery Center 
    • Provides drug and alcohol assessments for ages 13 & up
    • 120 S. Main St. Elkhart, IN
    • (574) 293-1086 
  • Oaklawn Psychiatric Center 
    • Provides a variety of services to children, adolescents and adults
    • 2600 Oakland Ave. Elkhart, IN
    • (574) 533-1234
  • Center for Behavioral Medicine
    • Provides a variety of services to children, adolescents and adults
    • 1506 Osolo Rd. Elkhart, IN
    • (574) 523-3347
  • Lincoln Therapeutic Partnership 
    • Provides a variety of services to children, adolescents and adults
    • Elkhart, IN
    • (574) 226-0789 
  • Teen Challenge 
    • ​Provides a 12-month residential treatment program for men 18 & older. This is a ministry rehabilitation program. They will take men for a variety of problems, however, 90% is for drug and alcohol issues 
    • SR 19 Elkhart, IN
    • (574) 266-0789
  • Recovery Journey 
    • ​Provides services to adolescents and adults (over 18). They provide addiction treatment, education, intensive outpatient, morning and evening programs, aftercare, assessments and individual therapy
    • 2851 E. Bristol St. Suite B Elkhart, IN 46514
    • (574) 264-5840 
  • Alcohol and Addictions Resource Center 
    • Provides information, assessments, referrals, education and intervention; not treatment
    • 818 E. Jefferson Blvd. South Bend, IN 46617
    • (574) 234-6024

 

Support Groups

 

Local Adolescent Counseling Services 

Specifically for Teens (ages 13-18): A basic education is provided once/week for three weeks ($75); Assessments (free through grant); ACHIEVE meets once/week for 8 weeks (free through grant). 
Contact Misty Dillon at (574) 514-7956 

  • Lenny Carl, LCSW 
    • Provides assessments to adolescents and teens
    • 2801 E. Bristol St., Suite B. Elkhart, IN 46514 (574) 262-9319
  • Center for Problem Resolution 
    • Provides assessments to adolescents and teens
    • 117 W. Washington St--Goshen
      • (574) 533-0664 
    • 211 S. Fifth St.--Elkhart
      • (574) 294-7447 

 

Other Resources

How to Talk to Your Kids About Substance Abuse