A new approach
What makes the difference?
  1. An enfolding, healing environment
  2. Hands-on learning experiences
  3. Support for families
  4. Empowerment through personal growth
  5. Evidence-based treatment approaches

Higher Ground offers a proven approach to treatment and recovery. We make a difference by helping participants learn how to break the cycle of dependence and reclaim their lives.

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Youth Services

See how our youth services have helped a variety of young adults at Higher Ground.

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For a medical emergency, please dial 911. In the event of all other emergencies during non-business hours, please contact the Higher Ground Crisis Hotline at (316) 258-7661.

Take Your Team to The Next Level!

Higher Ground's Team Elements offers year-round training to corporate groups, youth groups, and other organizations.


Every individual contributes to the team, honing communication, problem-solving, decision-making, and conflict-resolution skills. The interactive process allows each group to quickly identify solutions that might take years to accomplish in the workplace.

How will your team benefit?

  • Teambuilding
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving
  • Decision Making
  • Trust

All activities are conducted by Higher Ground's safety-certified staff facilitators, using state-of-the-art rappelling equipment.

Customized Courses!

Team Elements Courses are tailored to meet your needs and objectives- our professional staff will help you select the right program from a range of component and activity options.

Group sizes can range from 8 to 40. Courses can be provided indoors, outdoors, at your workplace, or at one of our facilities!

High Elements:

Activities conducted on equipment 6 - 30 feet off the ground, which challenge participants to achieve personal goals through group cooperation and support.

Low Elements:

Activities presented near the ground, in which the group must solve problems requiring their collective mental and physical resources.

What We Do, We Remember!

First Level: Awareness

Time: 2-4 hours.
Description:Allows the group to explore problems, issues, and strengths.

Second Level: Functional Understanding

Time: Half to a Full Day
Description:The group learns how to deal with problems and issues.

Third Level: Organizational Development

Time: Full Day
Description: Long-term strategies to develop a functional team.