Introduction and Assessment
The purpose of this step is to personally meet the individual and to evaluate their life-need situation as well as determine whether they need and/or desire the long-term recovery training offered by Teen Challenge. Each patron receives a clear witness of the power of Jesus Christ to change lives.
Phase 1 - Induction
This is the beginning of the recovery process which involves 3-4 months of character development using group and personal Bible study along with faith-based counseling, chapels and hands-on ministry opportunities.
Phase 3 - ReEntry
This phase provides temporary housing, personal and family counseling, assistance in finding suitable employment and in becoming involved with a vibrant church fellowship.
Pre-Induction and Application
Individuals, with life-controlling needs, are required to complete a Background Check and an application for entrance into the program and agree to abide by all the rules and regulations clearly defined within the application. Further, they must have a complete athletic physical and blood tests for Basic STD, HIV, Hepatitis Panel (A,B & C) and TB. Be sure to sign release forms for doctor's office so your results can be sent to us. We need these forms before you come into the program.
Phase 2 - Advanced Recovery Training
This phase is a long-term residential program, 8-12 months in length, designed for Christian growth and development, academic (GED) and vocational skills improvement.