It is never a dull moment at the facilities with 66 resident beds at Men’s Firstep, an additional 20 single-occupancy apartments in the new Men’s Lodge, and 56 resident beds at Women’s Firstep. Living in a therapeutic community, our resident relearn life skills, such as time management and job responsibilities that are often overlooked by the average person. In addition to creating valuable work habits, clients receive individual counseling, group therapy, relapse prevention, and parenting classes. Onsite GED classes are also offered to those who need them. Women’s Firstep residents receive Women in Transition curriculum and the Men’s Firstep residents attend Alpha mentoring classes and Step Action classes.
Referrals to the Firstep programs are received from a variety of resources such as graduates of the program, attorneys, drug and alcohol counselors, ministers, social workers, private physicians, twelve step recovery groups, court systems and jail alternative programs such as Drug Court which is in Fifty-nine (59) counties in Oklahoma. We serve all areas of the state of Oklahoma.