The Visalia Reentry Center (VRC) is a State of California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) licensed adult residential alcohol and/or drug abuse recovery or treatment facility located at 1845 S Court St in Visalia.

1845 S Court St
Visalia, CA 93277
Phone: (559) 732-5550

Program Goals

  • Assist residents in learning personal management and community survival skills to promote alcohol and drug free lifestyle.
  • Assist residents to develop effective tools for personal problem solving.
  • Assist residents to develop realistic self-concepts and high self-esteem.
  • Assist residents to successfully reintegrate into the community.
  • Assist residents to become self-sufficient by securing stable housing when they leave and stable income sources through work or public benefits.

Services Available
VRC provides the following services to residents in our programs:

  • Food and Lodging
  • Personal hygiene supplies
  • Treatment groups: 48 hours per week, including weeknights (16 hours) and Saturday (3 hours)
  • Weekly random alcohol and drug testing
  • Transportation assistance
  • Legal identification assistance
  • Job readiness services and placement referrals
  • Community referrals to support services, including Medi-Cal insurance
  • Release planning and assistance in obtaining suitable housing.

VRC utilizes cognitive-based therapy and evidence-based curriculum in our treatment groups. Our substance use disorder counselors have been trained to facilitate the following curriculum:

  • Drug Education: Living in Balance (Hazelden)
  • Cognitive Thinking: Thinging for a Change (National Institute of Corrections)
  • Anger Management: Anger Management for Substance Abuse & Mental Health (SAMHSA)
  • Parenting: Partners in Parenting (TCU)

Programming Requirements
VRC will provide the following substance use disorder treatment services to clients in our 90-day residential drug treatment program:

  • Assessment & Individual Treatment Plan (ITP)
  • Treatment Services: Minimum average of 25 hours per week
  • Supplemental Activities: Minimum average of 6 hours per week
  • Other PLans: Exit Plan, Relapse Prevention Plan, Discharge Summary

Privileges Start

Privilege Volunteers Remedial
Social Passes 2 weeks 30 days
Visitor Passes Immediately 2 weeks
Job Search & Work Limited 30 days 75 days
Cell Phone Once Job Search begins Once Job Search begins

Other Rules

  • Mandatory Trust Account: 75% savings requirement
  • Extensions up to 180 days