ABOUT HARVEST HOUSE
Located in Sarasota, Fla., Harvest House operates multiple facilities across Sarasota and Manatee counties. The centers offer supportive housing for people struggling or have a history with homelessness, incarceration, and substance abuse.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
According to Harvest House’s website, each client is assigned a case manager upon intake and they meet with their case manager at leas once a month. Case managers help with assessments, planning, care coordination and evaluations.
Along with case management, the treatment center offers supportive housing in three varieties: emergency, transitional and permanent. The emergency shelter, Family Haven, is designed to keep families off the street. It provides free housing and support of families with no place to go. Programming includes child care, medical care, counseling, and job training.
The Home Again program provides permanent, affordable housing, along with support services to help keep families stable in their housing. New Heights is for young adults who are between 18 and 24. It teaches them the key areas of life including vocation, education, social, financial, health, leadership, and dreams.
The FREEDOM program offers affordable residential recovery program to people who are struggling with substance abuse. The program partners with the Judicial Systems and accepts individuals who are court ordered to complete drug and alcohol treatment. The treatment center encourages families to support their loved ones while in treatment.
The treatment team’s VETS program offers treatment to adult male veterans who are struggling with emotional trauma, substance abuse, or homelessness after service. Housing and treatment is provided to veterans at no cost.
Harvest House has an in-house temporary staffing agency. The agency is designed to connect clients with job opportunities for day labor and skilled labor careers. The center also works with another agency to connect local businesses with qualified employees. The agencies can help with job market research, resume writing and interviewing techniques.
On Thursdays, Harvest House offers free food. It also has 30 homes for low-income families and 17 for program alumni.
Harvest House’s website indicates the treatment team includes case managers. The loved one surveyed by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave five out of five stars when asked about the staff’s level of training and experience.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
Harvest House’s website indicates it has 415 beds across nine facilities in Sarasota and Manatee counties. In the New Heights program young adults live in shared, dorm-like rooms. The loved one polled by Best-rehabs.com to date gave five out of five stars for accommodations and amenities.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
Best-rehabs.com has yet to receive any reviews from this facility’s alumni. The 19 people who left Google Reviews for Harvest House to date gave an average of 4.4 out of five stars. Most commentary praised the center, program, and its staff.  “Harvest House has change my life dramaticly,” a Google Review wrote in a representative review. “My family has been restored and I have have such a joy in my soul. Praise the Lord.”
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
The one loved one polled by Best-rehabs.com to date provided positive feedback and five out of five stars for multiple metrics including treatment effectiveness and counseling options. When asked if they would recommend the facility, the loved one gave a perfect ten out of ten. “He was a heroin addict and crack addicted and went through a gruelling year long live in treatment program,” the anonymous loved one wrote. “Understanding, Counseling, Encouragement, Love, Forgiveness, family support and individual support.”
WHAT STAFF SAY
Best-rehabs.com has yet to receive any reviews from this facility’s former employees or staffers. However, the one person who left a review for Harvest House on Glassdoor at the time of this writing gave five out of five stars. “great place to work for,”they wrote. 
According to Harvest House’s website, the center offers affordable self-pay and additional funded options such as through the Department of Veteran Affairs. The loved one polled by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave five out of five stars for affordability.