Operation PAR is working to help individuals receive treatment for opioid addiction in Charlotte County. Our programs offer effective treatment strategies, including FDA approved medication-assisted treatment (MAT) that includes methadone, buprenorphine, and extended-release naltrexone (Vivitrol) teamed with counseling services. Our professional staff are here to help you with the treatment process.
Before You Go
Operation PAR strives to be a resource in the community and helps those who struggle with opioid addiction in Port Charlotte and the Charlotte County area. You can take steps to make our treatment programs more effective for you. Follow these directions for location information and operating hours to help you arrive on time to get the care you need.
Hours of operation for Charlotte County Medication Assisted Patient Services (MAPS) are 5:30 am - 11:00 am Monday through Friday, and closed on Saturday and Sunday. Our hours might differ for holidays, so please call ahead to make sure we are open if you are unsure.
No appointment is necessary for a screening. During the process, one of our staff members will evaluate your situation to determine if our program best suits your needs. If you meet the eligibility requirements, our staff will schedule a doctor’s appointment within 24-72 hours of your visit for a physical exam.
Use this address to reach Operation PAR in Charlotte County:
Grand Oaks Plaza II
946 Tamiami Trail, Unit 201
Port Charlotte, FL 33953
Operation PAR in Charlotte County is located in Port Charlotte. Our treatment center is located just off of US-41 Tamiami Trail and Collingswood Blvd. We are located near the Port Charlotte Town Center Mall, just off the main road past Port Charlotte Honda if you are coming from the South. Parking is available to all our clients, though it may be limited at peak times.
You can also visit Operation PAR with the help of public transit. Learn more about the Charlotte County Transit Division (CCT) point-to-point bus system, which services Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, Englewood, and surrounding areas. You can find information on rates, operating times, and reservations online, so you can arrive safely and on time for your appointment.
Charlotte County Medication Assisted Patient Services (MAPS)
Our Charlotte County MAPS program provides all FDA approved medications for opiate addiction including methadone, buprenorphine, and long-acting naltrexone (Vivitrol), Methadone maintenance, counseling and medical services. HIV risk assessment to opiate-addicted clients are also provided.
All patients who qualify for treatment receive the following:
Physical Examination and Laboratory Workup
In-depth Assessment of their Life Systems (Biopsychosocial Assessment)
Individualized Treatment Plan
Regular Counseling by Trained Staff
Specialized Treatment for Pregnant Women
All our treatment centers are CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited. CARF is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services which evaluates treatment and rehabilitation centers to make sure they offer safe and high-quality care.
Operation PAR offers MAPS treatment in seven counties on the West Coast of Florida, beginning in Hernando County to the north and working south to Lee County.
Operation PAR offers a variety of services and treatment options for adults, adolescents, and families. To learn more, call us for help at our Access Center at 888-PAR-NEXT (888-727-6398). You can also reach out to Operation PAR online through our contact form and one of our staff members will call you within 48 hours.
The staff at Operation PAR are dedicated to your health and well-being. Let us work with you to Create the Life You Want!