Fairbanks celebrates summer with annual picnic

Thanks to everyone who attended Fairbanks’ annual summer picnic on Aug. 12! Alumni, employees, families and the recovery community enjoyed food from Jug’s Catering, a DJ, ice cream sandwiches provided by Prairie Farms and games including ring toss, a basketball shooting station, putting green and a bounce house. MacAllister Machinery sponsored the food. Bruce Perkins […]

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Fairbanks part of pilot treatment program for Indiana National Guard service members

Fairbanks announced a joint partnership today with the Indiana National Guard and Community Health Network to provide treatment to service members who have substance use disorders. Called Mission: Recovery, the collaboration provides services for Indiana National Guard soldiers and airmen who are seeking help for problems with alcohol and other drugs. “Our service members are […]

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Employee Spotlight: Terrence Lacy

Growing up on Indianapolis’ near eastside, Terrence Lacy was well aware of the damage addiction wreaks on people and their communities. “I had family members who were touched by it, so I saw how destructive it is,” said Lacy, a counselor who’s worked at Fairbanks almost 25 years. “I wanted to be part of the […]

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WISH-TV covers reopening of La Verna Lodge for Women

WISH-TV Channel 8 in Indianapolis recently aired a report about the reopening of Fairbanks’ La Verna Lodge for Women. It included an interview with a former resident. Watch the story below. La Verna Lodge for Women offers a specialized residential treatment and recovery program for women who struggle with a substance use disorder. Each resident […]

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