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Phone: 302-656-2348
2713 Lancaster Avenue
Wilmington
Delaware 19805
USA
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Target demographics: Adults ages 18 and over and their families in the State of Delaware.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 2100

Geographic areas served: Delaware

Programs: We treat addiction and mental illness directly,but also their side effects, such as criminal activity, family violence, childneglect and abuse, infant mortality, poverty, and HIV/AIDS. Our programsprovide intervention and treatment through the use of medication, counseling,education, and referral to self-help groups. Appropriate aftercare referralsprovide continuing support for recovery.


Mission:
BrandywineCounseling & Community Services is a community organization that provides holistic care to persons andtheir families living with addiction, mental health, and HIV-relatedchallenges.
Results:
The Delaware Needle Exchange has exchanged nearly 40,000 syringes, enrolled over 700 participants, and identified 14 HIV positives in three years of operation.

449 methadone patients (40%) have at least 90 days of abstinence.

The Alpha outpatient program discharged 44% of patients successfully or with some goals completed in 2009.

Intensive Outpatient Services were introduced in 2009 at Lancaster, Alpha, and Lighthouse to offer a higher level of care to individuals not succeeding in the traditional program.

The Newark Center saw a 25% increase in the number of patients remaining in treatment for one year or more in 2009.

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05/13/10
My experience as a BCI client has been very positive. I have been able to utilize many of the programs they offer. I’ve been on and off the methadone clinic for years and when ever I came back they welcome me with open arms. Almost two years ago I was pregnant and in active addiction. I got ... more »
10/08/09
Brandywine Counseling has a lot of wonderful programs and does a lot of good in the community however one area that is severely lacking is the Newark, Delaware methadone treatment physicality. I am personally involved with several clients who after several years of recovery are hanging on for dear ... more »
05/01/09
I Am a client there and have been in and out of BCI for close to nine years is been a bumpy ride for me but it would have been allot worst for sure. They really take it upon themselves to provide you with the up most care and affection they possibly can. And in this day and age that is saying allot ... more »
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