Due to the impact of Hurricane Ian, Peace River Center’s Outpatient and Community Based programs will be closed on Friday (9/30). Our 24-hour crisis and residential programs will continue operations while following local recommendations to keep staff safe. Please note due to internet outages, our crisis chat/text feature is not available at this time. You can reach us using the phone number, 863.519.3744.

*Please note that in periods of high sustained winds, if travel is not possible our Mobile Crisis Response Team will continue to provide crisis response via phone, 863.519.3744.

Engage. Restore. Empower.

Peace River Center (PRC) is a 501(C)(3) not-for-profit organization striving to impact the lives of our clients and the community we serve by engaging, restoring, and empowering individuals to reach their fullest potential by offering a broad range of mental health, victim services and substance use disorder services throughout Polk, Highlands and Hardee counties.

Our Mission & Vision

Peace River Center’s mission is to engage, restore, and empower individuals in our community to reach their fullest potential. The vision of Peace River Center is to be a Center of Excellence for building emotional wellness.

Our Services

To our valued clients, we recognize calls may be longer than expected due to high volume and staffing shortages; we appreciate your patience. If you have signed up for our client portal you can access the portal and send messages for medications or scheduling at your convenience. If you have not signed up for our client portal, please ask the representative the process for getting registered when they come on the line or complete the Client Portal Interest Form.