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Peace River Center

Peace River Center is a private, not-for-profit, community mental health organization providing behavioral health and substance abuse treatment, crisis services, as well as domestic and sexual violence services to the communities of Polk, Highlands, and Hardee Counties in Florida.

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Early Christmas at Peace River Center

Lowe’s Provides Makeover of Children’s Crisis Unit (Bartow, FL, Dec 10, 2014) Children experiencing a Baker Act due to a mental health crisis in Polk, Hardee or Highlands Counties are frequently ...

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In October, Purple as the New Pink

Nothing says welcome to fall like the changing of colors. Across the country, athletes, coaches and referees can all be seen adding pink to their standard wardrobe. Yep, it's October, and the ...

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Every 13 minutes someone dies by suicide.