Family Preservation Services of Louisiana
Family Preservation Services of Louisiana (FPS) specializes in nonresidential community-based services and has been providing behavioral healthcare services in the Metairie, LA. area since 2004. Since this time, FPS has been dedicated to offering innovative and effective community services to assist in the support and preservation of families in the LA area. Our mission is to engage, collaborate with, and support adults, families, and children and youth in achieving optimal functioning in their community by maximizing recovery, resiliency and hope. We achieve this through our Intensive In-Home Services.
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
Assertive Community Treatment is a specialty service that involves a multi-disciplinary team approach offered in the adults’ natural setting. ACT services are provided to individuals aged 18 and older with serious and persistent mental illness who also have one or more of the following: a pattern of frequent hospital admissions and/or homelessness, history of a long term hospitalization (s), a co-occurring disorder, involvement with the criminal justice system or who have not been successfully engaged in services and/or have not benefited from traditional mental health services.