PROVEN ADULT REHABS AND CARING TEEN BOARDING SCHOOLSWe know facing life impacting behaviors and getting help can be challenging. That’s why we offer proven solutions with multiple facilities for men and women, and several year-round boarding schools for teen boys and girls.
OUR LOCATIONS FOR ADOLESCENT GIRLS
A warm and supportive environment welcomes adolescent girls, ages 13-17, with life-controlling problems. Our Christian boarding schools allow each participant to continue her education while facing the issues that prevent her from having a strong relationship with her family and will limit her ability to have a productive and healthy future.
The 15-month structured program provides individual, group and family pastoral counseling, inspirational chapels, and robust recreational opportunities. Each element contributes to the transformation of once troubled lives. New and positive character qualities are modeled and adopted. Community service projects allow participants to gain a sense of worth and significance. Most importantly, they will grow in faith as they realize the great love of God Who believes their lives have tremendous value.
The Teen Challenge program is designed to develop a sense of personal responsibility, self-discipline, godly character, a sense of right and wrong and self-respect. The final result is a graduate who is full of hope for her future.
OUR LOCATIONS FOR ADOLESCENT BOYS
Adolescent boys, ages 12-17, and their concerned families find a fresh start in their troubled relationships at Teen Challenge homes. The Christian boarding schools provide a structured environment that helps out-of-control youth discover significance and purpose for their lives, a foundation for a productive and healthy future.
On-site instruction in state-registered private schools, individual and family pastoral counseling, inspirational chapels, and robust recreational opportunities all contribute to the transformation of once troubled teens as new and positive character qualities are adopted. Each participant realizes significance as he turns his focus from “self” to service of others through the character-building curriculum built on Christian principles.
This program gives a once out-of-control teenager a second chance at attaining a bright future.
Gateway Boys’ Academy
1213 Hope Circle
Bonifay, FL 32425
Prayer Mountain Boys’ Academy
736 US Highway 19
Meansville, GA 30256
OUR LOCATIONS FOR ADULT WOMEN – Call (855) 934-4673
A warm, healing environment welcomes women (ages 18 years and older) to Teen Challenge homes where they begin a journey toward wholeness and freedom from life controlling problems. While participating in the highly structured, year-long program, women learn to turn to God for strength and wisdom as their lives are transformed. The Teen Challenge program breaks the cycle of failure, substance abuse and addiction by providing tools for effective and lifelong recovery. Depending on location, a variety of vocational training is also provided.
Licensed professional counselors available to talk about life controlling issues like anxiety, depression, and substance use.
Now faith is being sure of what we HOPE for and certain of what we do not see.
OUR LOCATIONS FOR ADULT MEN – Call (855) 934-4673
Men (18 years and older) seeking freedom from substance abuse addictions find a haven of hope at Teen Challenge. They discover recovery tools based on biblical principles. Each program participant learns how to turn to God, be honest with himself, experiences inner healing and learns to develop healthy relationships that will enrich their lives.
Are you or a Loved One Struggling with Addiction?
- Have drugs or alcohol been controlling your life?
- Do you have health problems caused by drug or alcohol use?
- Have your friends and family reached out to with concerns?
- Do you long for freedom from addictions and life-controlling behaviors?
- Do you need help getting your life back on track? (family reconciliation, lost your job, dropped out of school, mental health, etc.)
Is Your Teen Struggling with Life-Controlling Behaviors?
- Has your teenager been lying or manipulating you or others?
- Have you noticed changes in behavior, withdrawn, showing a loss of interest or care?
- Has your teen been disinterested in school, experienced academic failure, or change in friends?
- Any severe mood swings, panic attacks, dramatic behavior, or suicidal thoughts?
- Is your teen acting violent or verbally abusive? Are they sexually acting out?
No one should have to face addictions and challenges alone. Our hope is that every Adult & Teen Challenge resident will become a productive member of their community through our caring, Christ-centered programs. That’s why we offer life transformation and proven solutions for life-controlling behaviors for men, women, and adolescents.
Graduates reported sober 1 year after completing the program.
Graduates employed 1 year after completing the program.
Graduates reported to be in good to excellent health 1 year after completing the program.
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STORIES OF HOPE
I went from partying only on weekends to becoming a full-fledged addict to pain pills. As a teen, I started down a path of destruction and eventually hit rock bottom. After years of addiction, several failed attempts at getting my life back together, and feeling completely hopeless, I agreed to enter Teen Challenge.
My life has been drastically transformed. I don’t think the same, talk the same, or act the same, and the unhealthy relationship I had with my family has been restored. The Lord is really working in my life.
I started abusing drugs at age 15. By 24, my life was reckless and I was an intravenous drug addict looking for the fastest and furthest escape from a childhood filled with rage and abuse.
My desperate cry was answered when I walked through the doors of Teen Challenge after an 11-year addiction. Today, my past does not define me. God has turned my mess into a message of HOPE and I am holding firmly to His promise – that He makes all things new.