Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Wellness Resource Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Wellness Resource Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Marks of Excellence

Wellness Resource Center is proud to play a role in the effort to promote and uphold the highest standards for quality care. We are also honored to partner with the organizations and associations listed below, each of which is also committed to this cause. Together, we are working to improve the lives of individuals and families across Florida and throughout the United States.

Click the links below to learn more about the Florida Association of Recovery Residences’ Code of Ethics and Grievance Policy.

FARR Code of Ethics

FARR Grievance Policy

American Society of Addiction Medicine

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is a professional organization that represents more than 5,000 physicians, clinicians, and other professionals who work in the field of addiction medicine. ASAM’s efforts include promoting advances in the science of addiction treatment, advocating on behalf of professionals and patients, and enhancing addiction-related education and awareness.

The ultimate goal of ASAM is to achieve a future in which addiction prevention, treatment, remission, and recovery services are accessible to all.

Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

The Commission on the Accreditation of Rehab Facilities (CARF) is an international organization that accredits health and human services providers across the globe. CARF is dedicated to promoting quality services that achieve optimal outcomes.

CARF’s services include consultations, accreditation, and ongoing improvement efforts. The organization has accredited more than 55,000 programs since 1966. Every year, more than 10 million adolescents and adults are served by CARF-accredited programs.

Florida Association of Recovery Residences (FARR)

Click the links below to learn more about the Florida Association of Recovery Residences’ Code of Ethics and Grievance Policy.

FARR Code of Ethics

FARR Grievance Policy

The Florida Association of Recovery Residences (FARR) works to establish and uphold standards for quality care in programs that provide abstinence-based, peer-supported residences for individuals in recovery.

FARR’s voluntary certification process ensures that approved programs provide a safe, dignified, and respectful environment for patients and clients. FARR is the state-level affiliate of the National Alliance for Recovery Residences (NARR).

Florida Department of Children and Families

The mission of the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) is to protect the vulnerable, promote strong and economically self-sufficient families, and advance personal and family recovery and resiliency.

Among DCF’s responsibilities is oversight of programs that treat adults and adolescents who are struggling with substance abuse, addiction, and mental illness. DCF also coordinates substance abuse prevention and suicide prevention efforts throughout the state.

Our son has a strong, sober network of friends and is better than we've ever seen him! Thanks to Wellness, our family has been reunited.

– Ryan M.