KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Recovery Centers of America (RCA), a neighborhood-based addiction treatment provider delivering individualized, evidence-based care, announced today that the company has launched a scholarship program to support the next generation of healthcare professionals.
Through the Recovery Centers of America Scholarship, the company will award $1,000 to one current or prospective college student who has expressed a desire to work with those impacted by addiction and substance use disorder.
"We're incredibly excited to launch the Recovery Centers of America Scholarship, particularly given the rising cost of a college education," said Recovery Centers of America Director of Communications Bill Koroncai. "This scholarship provides necessary financial support to students who are interested in making a difference in the lives of those suffering from addiction and substance use disorder. We are proud to advance the education of the next generation of healthcare leaders, and we look forward to expanding this scholarship in the years to come."
Recovery Centers of America is accepting applications for the Recovery Centers of America Scholarship through December 31, 2018. All applicants are required to submit an essay that explains how they plan to use their degree to aid those in recovery and showcases their commitment to helping individuals and families overcome the disease of addiction.
Recovery Centers of America will award the inaugural scholarship to one student by or before January 31, 2019.
Recovery Centers of America provides quality addiction treatment that is accessible and affordable – including medically-monitored detoxification, inpatient treatment and outpatient treatment – throughout Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Maryland. The company is based in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
About Recovery Centers of America Recovery Centers of America provides a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to addiction treatment. We are in-network with many major insurance providers, resulting in improved access to affordable care and reduced out of pocket expenses for individuals and families seeking addiction treatment. We provide our patients with individualized, evidence-based treatment plans which pave the way for long-term success. Our comprehensive Family Program is included in each patient's treatment plan and is designed to help families and patients heal and recover, together.
Our centers for addiction medicine are located in your neighborhood so it's easy for families to participate in the treatment process and to access care 24/7. Being in your neighborhood allows us to provide our patients with continuity across all levels of care, from detox and residential to outpatient and recovery support meetings – right in the neighborhoods where you live and work.