WHAT WE DO

Arukah provides patient-centered therapeutic, crisis and wellness services spanning the continuum of prevention, treatment and recovery in rural communities. We focus on specialized care for the most vulnerable persons in our community. 

PREVENTION

We served 2,754 persons in 2021

WORTH PROGRAMMING IN SCHOOLS

Weekly Mental Health and substance use prevention videos streamed into junior/senior high schools to increase protective factors and help-seeking as well as decrease stigma.

To learn more about WORTH, click here.

ASIST

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is for community members and youth ages 16+ in suicide intervention tactics.

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

Training for community members and youth in having conversations with those struggling with mental health or substance use.

CRISIS PREVENTION INTERVENTION TRAINING

Training for crisis therapists and first responders to teach best practices for de-escalating crises, managing difficult situations, and mitigating disruptive behaviors.

Kevin Scruggs, Director of WORTH, speaking to a classroom of students

INTEGRATED TREATMENT & RESTORATION

We served 2,013 persons in 2021

24/7/365 Mobile crisis services

Crisis de-escalation and stabilization delivered in a person’s home or out in the community.

Adult and Youth Counseling

Trauma-informed, recovery-oriented, person- and family-centered, and culturally competent psychotherapeutic approaches.

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restorative group therapies

Depression and anxiety groups, Strengthening Families Program, substance use groups.

mind-body therapeutic services

1-on-1 mindfulness, postures, and breathwork for individualized psychologic and systemic renewal.

Tele-therapy in farm bureaus

Culturally attuned behavioral health services for rural farming and agricultural communities. Learn more here. 

1-on-1 therapeutic services

Pyschotherapy services for all ages

WALK-IN CRISIS LIVING ROOM

Doors opened in June 2022

A SAFE, NON-CLINICAL SPACE

The Living Room is a free, inviting space offered to residents in our local communities. We want to provide an alternative to Emergency Departments, by providing a safe, non-clinical space to adults, 18 years old and over, that are experiencing a mental health crisis or substance abuse.

Mobile services are available to those who are unable to come in person. Learn more about The Living Room here.

WELLNESS & RECOVERY

We served 5,190 persons in 2021

RECOVERY SUPPORT SERVICES

Emotional support, harm reduction, companionship, care coordination, recovery coaching, and transportation services for persons journeying through substance use.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Boundaries, Seeking Safety, SMART Recovery

MIND-BODY WELLNESS CLASSES

  • Y12SR – yoga for substance use recovery
  • Eating disorders
  • General wellness classes

View our Mind-Body program page here

Our Mind-Body Therapy is open to anyone 

C5-RURAL COLLABORATIVE HEALTH

A collaboration of 42 area organizations

OVERVIEW

  • 42 area organizations in LaSalle, Bureau, Marshall and Putnam Counties coming together to tackle the toughest community problems in mental health and substance use.
  • 6 high functioning working groups meet monthly to address gaps and barriers in their communities.
  • Includes schools, youth organizations, churches, hospitals, behavioral health organizations, law enforcement, advocacy groups, local government and other area providers.
  • Learn more about C5-Rural here.

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VISIT US

535 Elm Place
Princeton, Illinois 61356

Arukah brings accessible & relational holistic complementary health and mental health care to rural communities