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A Caring Alternative, LLC (ACA) is a well-established comprehensive care agency providing behavioral health and substance use disorder services to adults, adolescents, and children in western North Carolina. 

The agency has served as a provider for behavioral health since 2006.  ACA was founded on the belief that when people truly care and are willing to go the extra mile, we will not only improve lives, we will create success in the lives of the people we support. 

At A Caring Alternative, personal service means access, flexibility, convenience and responsiveness. Our staff members understand how to best meet the behavioral health needs of the individuals we serve through the adaptation of above mentioned principles.

Our Philosophy and Mission:

The mission of A Caring Alternative is to be “the most valued and trusted agency in the community delivering behavioral health services and services to individuals with developmental disabilities. Through compassionate staff, who have the desire and knowledge to deliver quality services, we will strive to promote the independence of every client we serve. We make every effort to keep individuals and their families safe and comfortable in the most important place…their home and their local community.”

To get started, contact us by phone, e-mail or in person. Our phone numbers, e-mail address, and physical addresses are listed on our Contact Us page.

Child, Adolescent and Family Services

Serving children, adolescents, and families in Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, and McDowell Counties

Child, Adolescent and Family Services

Adult Services

Serving adults in Burke, Caldwell, Catawba and McDowell Counties

Adult Services

Walk In Clinic

Open Access - No Appointment needed locations in Burke, McDowell, and Buncombe County.

Walk In Clinic
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