Sierra Tucson Staff Share Food and Gifts to Help Community

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Thanksgiving marks beginning of holiday season of giving for treatment center staff to local Tucson area

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The staff at Sierra Tucson is once again displaying their commitment to helping those in need. During the week of Thanksgiving, staff donated 89 turkeys to Catalina Community Services and a local church that helps to feed the poor. Sierra Tucson employees received turkeys as gifts to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, and many gave back to the community by donating turkeys to those in need.

“I’m continually encouraged by our staff’s generosity,” said Stephen Fahey, MSW, MBA, Executive Director. “Their spirit of compassion is clearly seen at this time of year as they make extra efforts to help the community. This reflects their dedication and teamwork year-round to serving our patients with compassionate care.”

In addition, Sierra Tucson will again be contributing food, clothing, and gifts this holiday season to Catalina Community Services, a nonprofit organization that serves residents in the far northwest corner of Tucson, Ariz.

“Every year, Sierra Tucson’s staff join efforts and adopt families from the local resource center,” said Mary Norton of Sierra Tucson’s Intake Department. “Last year we were blessed to be able to adopt 15 families, and this year we’ll be helping at least 21 children.”

“It is gratifying to share from our own blessings and help families’ and children’s holiday wishes come true,” added Fahey.

About Sierra Tucson
Since its inception in 1983, Sierra Tucson has become an international leader in the treatment of addictions, eating disorders, mood disorders, pain management, and trauma/PTSD. A fully licensed Level 1 Specialty Hospital and Level 2 Behavioral Health Residential Treatment Center, Sierra Tucson is known for its holistic, bio-psycho-social-spiritual treatment approach and expertise in treating co-occurring disorders. Individualized treatment plans incorporate 12-Step philosophy, a wide variety of innovative and integrative therapies, a Family Program, and a combination of Western and Eastern Medicine practices. Dually accredited by The Joint Commission, Sierra Tucson employs seven full-time physicians as a key part of its multidisciplinary treatment team. Located on 160 acres at the foot of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona, this exceptional facility offers a beautiful, natural healing environment and the highest level of confidentiality. For more information about Sierra Tucson and its programs, call 800-842-4487.

Sierra Tucson is a member of CRC Health Group, the most comprehensive network of specialized behavioral care services in the nation. CRC offers the largest array of personalized treatment options, allowing individuals, families, and professionals to choose the most appropriate treatment setting for their behavioral, addiction, weight management, and therapeutic education needs. CRC is committed to making its services widely and easily available, while maintaining a passion for delivering advanced treatment. Since 1995, CRC programs have helped thousands of individuals and families reclaim and enrich their lives.

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