Older Adult Programs

Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC)

A Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) is an integrated model of care meant to improve service quality and accessibility to services. This model is the future of community behavioral health with a goal to improve both mental health and substance abuse treatment across the country. CCBHCs:

• Provide integrated, evidence-based, trauma-informed, recovery-oriented, and person- and family-centered care.
• Offer the full array of CCBHC-required mental health, substance-use disorder (SUD), and primary care  screening services.
• Establish collaborative relationships with other providers and healthcare systems to ensure coordination of care.
• Advance the integration of behavioral health and physical health care.
• Provide a comprehensive continuum of care for people with SMI and SED.
• Promote improved access to high-quality care by providing a collection of services that:

  • Create greater access.
  • Stabilize people experiencing crisis.
  • Provide needed treatment and recovery support services for those with the most serious and complex mental health and substance use disorders.
  • Integrate additional services to emphasize recovery, wellness, trauma-informed care, and physical-behavioral health.

Available Locations: St. LouisCarlton, and Lake

Harmony Center

Harmony Center offers persons with mental health disabilities the opportunity to be part of a social club, making friends and learning new skills. Harmony uses a consumer empowerment model, integrating consumer-led activities with the more traditional staff leadership. While Harmony is not a treatment program, we do work closely with staff from other HDC CSP services to assist consumers with vocational, housing, and psychotherapy needs.

Harmony Center operates out of the Damiano Center, 206 W 4th St, Duluth, MN 55806.

Phone: 218-623-5707

Available Locations: St. Louis

Jill’s Place

The mission of Jill’s Place is to provide a comfortable and safe setting for people experiencing mental illness to connect with their peers, socialize, volunteer, and enjoy recreation. Our comfortable space has a Wii System, DVD player, many games, music, snacks, magazines and more, all for the comfort of our guests. See your mental health provider for more information about becoming involved at Jill’s Place.

Available Locations: Douglas

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

MAT medications are available for opioid, alcohol, amphetamine, and tobacco use disorders.  MAT is an evidence-based practice proven to:

  • Reduce the need for inpatient detoxification services, improve patient survival, and sustain long-term recovery.
  • Decrease illicit opiate use and criminal activity among people with substance use disorders.
  • Increase patients’ ability to gain and maintain employment.
  • Improve birth outcomes for pregnant women with substance use disorders.

Available Locations: St. Louis

Outreach Center

The Outreach Center is a consumer-run drop-in center located at 24 10th Street in Cloquet, MN. The Outreach Center offers Supportive and Recreational Services, such as Information/Education, Recreational and Social Events, Bipolar Support Group, Friends and Family Bipolar Support Group, BINGO, Crafts, Employment and Volunteer Opportunities, and Meals Twice a Week. Everyone is welcome and it is open Monday through Saturday 10:00am to 4:00pm. The Outreach Center is staffed by volunteers who are knowledgeable about mental health services and resources available in Carlton County. For more information call (218) 879-0303.

Available Locations: Carlton

Waterfront Center

The Waterfront Center offers a safe, drug free environment for community members to socialize, join in activities, sign up for events, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and sit back, relax, and watch TV. Resources available include computer and printer usage, monthly fun activities, employment services, health care services, and counseling programs.

The Waterfront Center operates out of 606 2nd Ave., Two Harbors, MN 55616

Phone: 218-595-1067

Available Locations: Lake County