Phoenix House Launches Second Chance Texas

Our Texas region was excited to launch the Second Chance Texas Substance Abuse Early Intervention Program on May 20th, to provide early intervention services to at-risk young people throughout the Dallas area.

Phoenix House Hosts “Get High on the Court” Tournament

Clients from the inpatient program at Phoenix House Academy in Austin challenged each other to excellence at a basketball tournament.

Phoenix Houses of Texas Testify for a Better Texas

Maeve O’Neill, VP and Deputy Regional Director for Phoenix Houses of Texas, testified on behalf of DSHS and TDCJ for an increase in substance abuse prevention and treatment funding at the Texas Legislative Appropriations Committee Hearing in Austin.

Drug Testing for Welfare Recipients: Wrong Way to Cut Costs

Proposed legislation in Texas and other states aims to prevent welfare funds from going towards illegal drugs. But drug testing should be used to identify people who need help, not to deny benefits or catch scammers.

Texas Staff Members Motivate Clients

At Phoenix Houses of Texas, several of our staff members encourage our clients with their own inspirational recovery journeys.