Monarch announces long-term services expansion in Cabarrus, Gaston and Rowan counties

“We are excited to welcome Community Living Concepts’ staff and residents to the Monarch family,” said Dr. Peggy Terhune, Monarch’s President and CEO. “We are diligently working to ensure this transition is as seamless as possible for all involved.”

Monarch provides services and supports statewide to thousands of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental illness and substance use disorders. In Cabarrus, Rowan, and Gaston counties, Monarch adds these homes to an array of existing services that includes Supported Employment, Peer Support, Intensive In-Home and Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) services and an outpatient office in Gastonia. For a complete list of services provided by county, visit www.MonarchNC.org.

 Established in 1958, Monarch is a not-for-profit organization that provides support statewide to thousands of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental illness and substance use disorders. The agency is nationally accredited by The Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL) and certified by The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services as a Critical Access Behavioral Health Agency (CABHA). Monarch operates The Arc of Stanly County, which is a chapter of The Arc of North Carolina and The Arc of the United States. To learn more about how Monarch provides support, please visit www.MonarchNC.org or call (866) 272-7826.
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Media contact: Natasha A. Suber, (704) 986-1582 or natasha.suber@monarchnc.org