Healthy Options for Personal Empowerment
Everyday life can be overwhelming and sometimes people need help meeting these challenges. Through compassionate care and clinical excellence, Bridgeway Center Inc. (BCI) is dedicated to servicing the behavioral health needs of Okaloosa County residents. We are committed to the wellness of individuals, families and the community through prevention, intervention, treatment, and support. We do this by offering a full spectrum of outpatient services in a warm and inviting atmosphere.
On-site Pharmacy Services for You
Bridgeway Center Inc. has an on-site Genoa Healthcare® pharmacy for consumers and staff to use for their medication needs.
Bridgeway Center is an active partner in our community. We offer and participate in numerous community events and
trainings here in Okaloosa County.
Emerald Coast Out of Darkness Walk
Paddle for Prevention
WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU
The purpose of Bridgeway Center Inc is to provide behavioral healthcare services, foster low income housing, and working to end homelessness.
“To provide compassionate trauma informed care, to maintain the human dignity of every person, to meet community support needs, and to continually search for empowering and innovative ways to serve our clients, patients, families and community.”
“To become Okaloosa County’s premier behavioral health care provider and employer of choice for the most qualified talent by creating a positive culture of dignity and respect, by promoting professional fulfillment and growth, by producing unsurpassed quality standards, by ensuring community inclusion in our programs and services, and by providing accessible, client-centered, cost-effective, and quality outcome-based care. BCI exists to improve the quality of life for the people we serve.”
ATTENTION! INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING IF YOU ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO INTERPRETER SERVICES AT NO COST TO YOU. PLEASE INFORM STAFF OF THE TYPE OF AUXILIARY AND OR SERVICE YOU PREFER.AVISO! SERVICIOS DE INTERPRETE PARA PERSONAS CON SORDERA O PROBLEMAS AUDITORIOS SI USTED ES SORDO O NO OYE BIEN USTED TIENE DERECHOS A SERVICIOS DE INTERPRETE GRATIS. POR FAVOR DE INFORMAR AL PERSONAL SI NECESITA ESTE SERVICIO.
The Bridgeway Center Inc. (BCI) Safe Zone Ally Program is comprised of allies who support, treat and advocate for the LGBTIQ community. BCI Safe Zone members are more knowledgeable and accepting of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex persons.
At BCI we strive to treat everyone with dignity and respect. If you have questions, issues or concerns and need to speak with a trusted Safe Zone member, please email us at: SafeZone@bridgeway.org
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Congratulations Danny Bratcher for earning the title of Employee of the Month for November 2021...Read More
Congratulations Shai Freitas for earning the title of Employee of the Month for October 2021...Read More
Congratulations Cindy Kelly for earning the title of Employee of the Month for September 2021...Read More
We are pleased to announce that Larry McFarland, LMHC, Clinical Officer, has been awarded Supervisor/Administrator of the Year for the State of Florida. ...Read More
CARF International announced that Bridgeway Center has been accredited for a period of three years ...Read More
BCI held a celebration of Larry McFarland's 35 Years of Service at BCI...Read More
Bridgeway Staff & Board celebrates Bonnie Barlow, CEO 35 Years of Service to Bridgeway....Read More
Two of our BCI team members, Cindy Kelly and Donna Morgan, have been selected to take seats on the Board of Directors for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) Panhandle Chapter...Read More
Bridgeway Center, Inc.(BCI) is pleased to announce that BCI Board of Trustees Major Eric Aden will become the next Sheriff of Okaloosa County...Read More
Clayton McAllister, BBA was promoted to Vice-President (VP) of Finance effective June 2020 ...Read More
A Big Thank You to the United Way Emerald Coast and Gulf Power for your generous COVID-19 Relief Grant of $5,000. This money is being used ...Read More
Services members and their Family’s Mental Health First Aid was provided to the 4th SOS at Hurlburt Field, February 27th and 28th. ...Read More
Bridgeway went through many changes; our first year with a new CEO, restructuring, new electronic health record, and a new way of thinking. ...Read More
Read more about the NEW Mental Health Pre-Trial Progam...Read More
Words About Our Services
"I love this place the Circle of Security parenting course (which i successfully completed!!) Really helped me and i want to specially thank my caseworkers Ana and Melody for always putting myself and my son first thank you... Ya'll have opened my heart and eyes so i can be a better mom and woman thank yall so much from the bottom of my heart i am truly and forever grateful!!!""
"I have been using Bridgeway Center’s services for the past two years, and have thoroughly enjoyed my experience. Everyone is extremely nice and Bridgeway has provided a great transition to online services during this current Covid epidemic. Overall, Bridgeway is a great place with amazing staff!"
"The Case Management is amazing they are so helpful and it is such a blessing to have Bridgeway advocate for me. My case worker is such an awesome advocate she always is going above and over her job duties especially to help clients everyone is nice I am blessed to be a client"
"Yesterday I spoke with Tina-Supervisor of the DUI program, and she was extremely helpful to me about my questions and her instructions were direct, and clear. Tina's professionalism and knowledge gave me motivation, security, and the confidence to 'jump right into the DUI program' without hesitation! Thank you so much, Tina. I look forward to what I will learn from this program and you!"
"The Wraparound has been one of the greatest things ever! I have received so much help with my children and I getting more structured. Thanks to the Wrap!"
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