Sober Housing

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Intervention America: National Resource on Recovery (
This drug education and outreach program provides a downloadable Sober Living Directory list organized by state and then by city. Access is free.

My Recovery Home (
The site addresses frequently asked questions about long term, sober living recovery homes including a recovery home checklist and the five biggest mistakes when trying to get sober. A free phone consultation is provided.

Oxford House (
Oxford House, a publicly supported, nonprofit corporation, is a network of drug free, democratically run and self-supporting houses or apartment complexes. It was established in 1975 to serve as the next step in the process of alcohol and drug recovery, focusing on sober community living as an effective and low cost method of preventing relapse. Their website includes a U.S. state directory of over 800 active facilities.

U.S. States


Carla Vista Sober Living  (
Carla Vista has more than 20 homes located in residential communities between Arizona and Colorado. All of the homes are structured to create safety and success including resident drug and alcohol screening, weekly reporting system to outpatient aftercare providers, building an active alumni network, two house meetings a week, daily 12-step meetings and having a sponsor, placement services to help residents get a job within two weeks of admission, and more. There is a minimum stay of 90 days but many people stay between 6 and 9 months. Weekly rent is $175 plus additional move-in costs, $15 monthly supply fee and $175 refundable deposit.


The Anvil Sober Living ( )
Located in Cupertino near the foothills of the Santa Cruz mountains and Silicon Valley, this transitional living facility provides a safe, drug-free, structured and nurturing environment for individuals in recovery to strengthen their sobriety. It provides a clean, peaceful and active environment with ample opportunities for self-help, entertainment, study, reflection, exercise and teamwork. This co-ed facility has 5 beds for women and 5 for men. There are two types of rooms: type 1 has 2 beds and costs $875 a month; type 2 has 3 beds and costs $825 a month. There is a $300 non-refundable deposit.

BlueCove Homes Sober Living Residences (
These residences for men and women are located in San Francisco and Las Vegas. They provided a level of structure and access to added recovery services including recovery coaching, private therapy services, outpatient treatment and more. Monthly rates range from $500 to $850 for double rooms with private room options as well in the $1200-$1400 a month range.

Clarity House (
Clarity House is a sober living home specifically designed for women in need of structured sober living. Located in Manhattan Beach in southern California, Clarity House activities include morning 12-step meditation, daily chores, noon Big Book study, family house meetings, 12-step meetings, one-on-one meetings with management for daily check-ins and a Thursday evening house meeting. Scholarships and a sliding fee scale are available.

The Fellowship House Sober Living ( )
Located in Newbury Park, CA, this sober living facility is based on the 12 steps of recovery. A minimum 60–90 day stay is required as well as mandatory AA 12 step sponsorship. There is daily morning meditation, evening 10th step and a daily planned schedule with individual responsibilities. The program focuses on life skills and encourages the development of hobbies, health and fitness, school, employment and volunteer work. The home houses men and women ages 18 and older. There are 11 beds in a 5000sq ft house. The cost is $3000 for first month and $2500 for second month. If client signs a six month agreement the cost is $2000 per month. The program includes room and board, gym membership, and transportation costs.

Liberty House (
Liberty House is a men's sober living home located in the Century City area of West Los Angeles. It provides a structured facility with 12-step support for young men to help them transition back into society and employment. Liberty House charges $1600 a month with a sliding scale to about $1300 a month depending on ability to pay. This fee includes food and regular meetings with peers, family and 12-step.

The Sober Living Network (
This nonprofit organization identifies and quality assures sober living homes in coordination with local county sober living coalitions in Southern California. Coalition member homes are inspected to assure they are healthy, safe, well managed, ethical and are good neighbors. The Network offers a Sober Living Referral Service (Toll-Free) and resource links to quality recovery homes and sober houses in Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino, San Fernando and Antelope Valleys including the cities of West Los Angeles, Dana Point , Hollywood, Costa Mesa, Long Beach, Torrance, and Newport Beach.

Windward Way Recovery (
Located in Costa Mesa, California, these sober living facilities provide a stable environment and structured living arrangement to assist men in maintaining the foundations they have established in treatment and promote a healthy and productive recovery experience. The facilities have 32 beds spread between 2 campuses. The program consists of monitored drug and alcohol testing, medication management, transitional living, life planning and goal setting, and peer to peer support. Additional services include help with personal financial management, life coaching, resume and job placement assistance and more. Physical fitness and outdoor activities are stressed. Monthly fees are $1500.


Carla Vista Sober Living  (
Carla Vista has more than 20 homes located in residential communities between Arizona and Colorado. All of the homes are structured to create safety and success including resident drug and alcohol screening, weekly reporting system to outpatient aftercare providers, building an active alumni network, two house meetings a week, daily 12-step meetings and having a sponsor, placement services to help residents get a job within two weeks of admission, and more. There is a minimum stay of 90 days but many people stay between 6 and 9 months. Weekly rent is $175 plus additional move-in costs, $15 monthly supply fee and $175 refundable deposit.

Sobriety 1st Sober Living, LLC  (
This is a 12 step based program, with 8 homes for both men and women in the SE Aurora Colorado area. The home provides a well structured program where residents must meet a healthy list of requirements, including mandatory daily 12 step meetings, acquiring a sponsor, passing random drug and alcohol screenings including entry screenings, curfews, chores, following strict house rules and program requirements. The residents are required to work, actively seek employment, be a student enrolled in an accredited academic or trade school, or be actively engaged in one or more volunteer programs. Those who are permanently disabled and on federal, state, or local assistance are required to become involved in service to the home or the community. The program is based on fellowship and support. Houses are single family homes with a minimum of 2 per room. Fees are $165/week plus $20/monthly supply fee.


Eden Hill Recovery Retreat (
Located in northwestern Connecticut, this transitional living program for women in recovery is a twelve-step based structured aftercare program with individual counseling and attention to total mind-body health. The program is focused on helping each individual develop a life plan that will facilitate re-integration into their home community. There is a 30-day minimum length of stay. The monthly fee is $4500 for a double room and $6000 for a single. This fee includes meals, individual psychotherapy once a week and psychotherapeutic groups three times a week, exercise facilities on the premises, membership at a local fitness facility, and a weekly meditation class. All residents are required to attend daily 12-step meetings and participate in maintaining the living space.

Turning Point (
Turning Point is an extended care and sober living community in Connecticut for young men ages 17 - 34 who have completed primary treatment for alcohol and chemical dependency. Firmly rooted in the 12-Steps, their three phase approach toward independent living is designed to gradually expose residents to the challenges of early sobriety while providing them with the physical, emotional and spiritual tools needed for lifelong success. Residents are offered mixed martial arts, a music recording studio, regular recreational activities including skiing, paintball, camping, and boating and support of their academic and career goals. Phases I & II are $5,950 per month, Phase III - Sober Living is $1,500 per month. Psychiatric and other clinical services are billed separately.

The Way Back (
Located in New Haven, Connecticut, The Way Back runs four sober homes (3 for men and 1 for women) using a 12-step recovery model and a set daily schedule, individual support, and clean, sober social activities. Activities include daily meditation and 12 step meeting, group counseling with a marriage and family therapist, and relapse recovery education. Cost is $700 per month.


Christopher House of Hope (CHOH) (
Located in West Palm Beach Florida, this sober living home has over 60 beds for both men and women. CHOH also serves the state and local courts, helping to transition nonviolent offenders back into a productive role in society. The 90-365 day program provides a safe and sober environment, job readiness classes, legal assistance, counseling, life skills classes, computer skills classes and more. Program fee is $150 a week once the resident is employed. Referral to the home is through an approved CHOH agency.

House of Principles (
Located in West Palm Beach, Florida, this sober housing facility for men in furnished apartments is based on the 12 steps and the 12 principles. The minimum lease is six to twelve months. Access is provided to 24/7 on site managers and staff to address any questions or concerns as well as to Intensive Outpatient Treatment Programs; family, legal, or individual counseling; group therapy sessions; educational groups about recovery and addiction; hands-on life skills training; transportation to and from 12-Step Meetings, and more.

i-Kare of South Florida (
Located in West Palm Beach Florida, this sober living facility has a home for men (6 beds) and a home for women (7 beds). Their goal is to provide comfortable, quality living in surroundings conducive to abstinence, recovery and personal growth. The program combines spiritual principles, rewards for positive behaviors, and the 12-step model of recovery specifically tailored to the unique living needs of people in all stages of recovery. The cost is $175-$220 a week.

Mission Unity Recovery Housing
Located in Port Charlotte, Florida, this sober housing program directed by an addiction specialist offers different levels of housing. First Step housing is dormitory style living in a supervised environment for the person newly in recovery. In Three Quarter Way housing residents share a single family home with two residents in each room with minimum supervision. In Graduate Housing residents live in a single family home with one person per room and mentor a newly recovering person. The program is based on the 12 Step program and focuses on both the physical and spiritual aspects of addiction and recovery.

Pathways To Peace - Recovery Residence (
Located in Palm Beach County, Florida this sober living home for women provides a safe and supportive environment for recovery. Residents are required to attend 12-Step meetings of either Narcotics Anonymous or Alcoholics Anonymous, work with a sponsor, gain employment or perform volunteer work, and be responsible for house chores. These requirements are considered keys to recovery. A $300 deposit is required and weekly rent ranges from $100 - $200 a week.

Tampa Bay Sober Living, Inc (
With homes for both men and women in Clearwater and Largo Florida, these are the first sober homes on the west coast of Florida accredited by the Florida Association of Recovery. There are different levels of programming: 1) The Fit3Program combines body, mind, and spiritual activities to support balanced growth in each resident and is geared towards early recovery. It costs $100 a month above regular program fees; 2) Level II program is geared to those in recovery who have already been stabilized by a detox or treatment program. It includes 12 step meetings, finding a sponsor, recovery community activities, volunteering or working or school work. Cost is $154 a week or $600 a month plus a $250.00 non refundable administration fee; 3) Level III program is a higher level of care where residents are taught basic life skills as well as receiving recovery coaching. Cost is $780.00 a month plus $380 non-refundable administration fee.


Breakthrough Recovery Outreach, LLC (
Located near Atlanta, Georgia, Breakthrough Recovery Outreach is a transitional living facility for persons recovering from alcohol and substance abuse based on a 12-step, structured environment. Residential programs last from 3 months to one year, with rental rates starting at $725/month.

Hope Homes, Inc (
Located in Atlanta Georgia, these homes provide a safe, community-based sober living experience for adult men and women that is designed to bridge the gap from early recovery to independent living. The program is based on 12-step principals and is supervised by professional staff. Their goal is to empower those in recovery by teaching healthy life skills that can support their ongoing progress.


Indy Sober Living (
Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, this sober living home for men stresses a Christ-centered recovery program based on accountability and making positive life changes. At the core of the program is Celebrate Recovery, a 12 Steps program completely based on the Bible, with each of the steps grounded in scripture. This 16 room home on 5 acres houses 18 men. Cost is $89 a week and $89 deposit (Payments possible on the deposit).


Liberty Ranch (
Located in the Grove Ridge community in Kings Mountain, Kentucky, The Liberty Ranch is a long-term, 12-step based, structured, recovery home for both men and women. It offers 30, 60, 90 days and longer residential stays where residents begin to learn how to apply the 12-step principles in their lives in a safe, supportive environment. Participation in 12-step meetings and sponsorship is mandatory and necessary.

Women's Triangle Recovery House (
This sober living home run by a non-profit organization is located in Madisonville, Kentucky for women 18 years of age or older. The newly renovated house has 10 rooms and 2 1/2 baths and can accommodate up to 8 women. Rent is $100.00 paid weekly in advance. A $200.00 intake fee plus $200.00 rent for first and last week of occupancy is due prior to moving in. The home focuses on providing emotional support, spiritual guidance and encouragement.


The Light of Truth Center, Inc. (
Located in Baltimore, MD, The Light of Truth Center, Inc. ( LTC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing safe and supportive housing in an environment conducive to recovery, transition and restoration for women recovering from addictions. LTC is a Seal of Excellence Organization credited through Maryland NonProfits. Level 1 is a halfway house that can accommodate 5 women in 3 bedrooms. Women need to have completed a treatment program of six months or more, have a sponsor and/or obtain one while in program, make daily 12-Step Meetings, and participate in aftercare. The Program Fee is $350.00 a month. Level 2 is permanent supportive housing for 7 women consisting of 7 single rooms and a Manager’s suite. A woman must be presently in recovery for 8 months to 12 months, employed for at least 6 months to 1 year and have a sponsor. The Program Fee is $450.00 a month.

Wakefield House (
Located in Frederick, Maryland, Wakefield House is a 12-Step recovery home for women guided by spiritual principles and managed by house members and the owners. There is a strong emphasis on healing through attention to daily activities and safe and supportive family interactions. Most house members participate in community based counseling programs and there is a 12-step meeting once a week at the house. All women in the house must be actively working a 12-Step program. There is a $200 security deposit and rent is $125.00 a week. Help is available if needed. Private and shared rooms are available.


Brook Retreat (
This all-male sober living home is an educational highly structured extended care facility located on the south shore of Massachusetts. Using the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous as a means to recovery, the facility has a 24/7 staff presence, a comprehensive schedule and program of action including meditation, Big Book Interpretation, writing, job search skills, guest speakers, and more. They have 16 beds and are located on two secluded acres. The average length of stay is 6-9 months. The cost is $1750 per month.  

Whitman House
174 Schoosett Street | Pembroke, MA 02359 | 781-249-6395
This sober home for men located in Whitman, Massachusetts is designed to help recovering alcoholics and substance abuse addicts transition back to a normal living situation by providing an affordable, safe, comfortable and structured living environment for its residents. There are 2 apartments with 3 single bedrooms each for a total of 6 beds. The cost is $175/week for each bedroom. All utilities are included.


The Doorway to Recovery (
This network of sixteen sober living resident homes for men and women in Wayne and Oakland counties in Michigan offer a 12-step recovery community to help people break the cycle of addiction.  Each home includes a safe, clean, sober and supportive living environment, structured living which allows the individual to concentrate on the 12 Steps of Recovery, AA/NA meetings, Open Talks and Big Book studies held in-house, Certified Addiction Counseling, outside speakers in 12 Step Recovery, and recovery-oriented social events planned throughout the year.  Fees are $420.00 a month.  

Living The Principles (
Located in Michigan (Southgate and Canton/Westland area), these two recovery homes for women in 12-step programs offer a supportive family environment with a focus on life skills and relapse prevention. There is a $100 deposit required and a rental fee of $125 a week. Financial assistance may be available.

Moving Forward Sober Living, LLC (
Supervised housing for men and women in recovery located throughout Westland, Michigan. These separate residential, apartment-style settings house two people per room. Based on a 12-step philosophy, residents attend in-house groups meetings, must have a sponsor and undergo random drug testing. The focus is on being part of a supportive community of recovery. Fee is $100 per week.

Structured Living, LLC (
Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, these eight gender specific sober living facilities offer structured living after treatment that is monitored, nurturing and comfortable. Monthly charges are $495 including all utilities and services.


The Anthony House (
This sober house for men is located in Maplewood, Minnesota. Their goal is to teach men in recovery to work together and to get back to living without drugs and alcohol. Based on the 12 step program, residents must meet regularly with a sponsor and attend a minimum of two outside 12-step meetings each week. Residents also have to work, attend school or volunteer at least 30 hours a week. A minimum six month stay is required. A shared room cost $495 a month; a single room costs $575 a month. A $400 deposit is required. The house is a member of the Minnesota Association of Sober Homes.

CD Recovery Services (
Serving the Minneapolis and St. Paul metro areas, CD Recovery Services provides licensed Group Residential Sober Housing for individuals in recovery from alcohol and/or drug addiction. These semi-structured sober homes are licensed by the State of Minnesota which requires a high level of cleanliness and maintenance of licensed sober homes. There are five homes all with Wi-Fi included in Chaska, Minnesota: C.H. Klein Mansion for Women, Sunshine Sober House for Men, Liberty Sober House For Women, Faber House for Men and Stoughton House; and Jefferson Sober House For Men in Shakopee, Minnesota.

Como House (
Located in St. Paul, MN these two sober living homes for men (7 beds and 9 beds) provide a healthy drug and alcohol free environment through guidance, fellowship and community to support long term sobriety. In-home meetings revolve around teachings of the 12-step program, providing individuals a solid foundation to reclaim their lives. Fees are $525/month + $25/month supply fee, along with a first month $300 Sobriety deposit. Monthly program fees include all utilities. Como House is a member of MASH, Minnesota Association of Sober Homes.

Empire House (
A women's sober house in Plymouth, MN focusing on community support and the 12-step program while residents work,  volunteer, or continue their education.  A minimum 90-day stay is required, as well as sobriety for at least 30 days.

Minnesota Association of Sober Homes (
The Minnesota Association of Sober Homes is the only established organization of sober home owners in the state of Minnesota. Member houses have been inspected and certified to uphold health, safety and house management standards.

The Retreat (
The Retreat operates three long-term residences in St Paul, MN that serve as transitional, self-governing sober living facilities for men and women. The Retreat Residences give individuals the opportunity to put into practice the principles of recovery embodied in the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous and to become fully immersed in the recovery community. Men and women are housed separately and work closely with sponsors to create a safe and supportive environment, establishing a solid foundation for recovery. Each resident commits to living at The Retreat Residence for a minimum of six months. The fee is $450 per month.

Sober MN (
Provides 12-step based sober living for gay, lesbian, bi, and trans gender people recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction at two homes in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Twenty beds are available with fees ranging from $500-$550 a month, plus one month’s deposit.

New Hampshire

Newfound Recovery Residences (
Located in Northfield, NH, this sober home provides an alcohol and drug free environment for women with substance abuse problems who have already been through detox, treatment, rehab, a peer program or are currently sober for a period of time and cleared through an MD. Residents must continue to work a rigorous 12 step program of recovery and are welcome to stay for extended periods to work on the skills needed for a healthy recovery lifestyle and enjoy the stability, security, and company of others on the same path. The home has 10 beds. Fees are $225 per week if paid weekly and $200 per week if paid four weeks in advance. There is a non refundable one time entry fee of $200.

New Jersey

Haley House (
Haley House is a 14-bed transitional living home located in Blairstown, NJ. It offers a self-pay, 12 step-based program for women 18 years and older in recovery who make a 3 month minimum commitment. The program is designed to help residents transition smoothly to a full and sober life.

New York

Fresh Start Recovery (
The Fresh Start Recovery Residence is a not for profit organization that serves the homeless and other persons suffering from substance abuse. Located in Nassau County, NY, there are 3 recovery houses, two for men and one for women with 10 beds in each house. The program uses a holistic approach to support, motivate and encourage clients in need of transitional housing so they can acquire the skills they need to hold a job, re-enter the community, find and secure housing, and work on their personal and emotional issues. By providing a sober, safe and clean supportive and healing environment, the program is committed to enhancing the healing process of recovery that leads to living a responsible, productive and constructive life, free of alcohol and/or drugs.

Harrison House (
Six sober homes on Staten Island provide furnished rooms starting at $500.00 a month in a safe drug and alcohol free environment. Long and short term occupancy are available. On call staff includes an MD, nurse practitioner, clinical social worker, interventionist and therapist.

Hazelden’s Tribeca Twelve: Addiction Recovery Dorms (
Hazelden's Tribeca Twelve residence in New York City provides student housing for students in addiction recovery programs. Located at 283 West Broadway it provides young adults in recovery from addiction an independent living environment with fully integrated support services, access to many recreational activities and special events. Tribeca Twelve is ideal for young adults attending college or planning to return to college who are looking for a welcoming and safe place to live, develop healthy friendships, and work towards success.

The Penthouse Sober Living Residence (
The Penthouse provides integrative sober living and addiction recovery services for executive men in and around the New York City area. The residence holds a maximum of 11 men. Cost ranges from $3,500 to $6,500 per month. For someone coming out of treatment and seeking structured transitional sober living the cost $3500 per month which includes food, housing, oversight and daily structure. For someone in need of higher care such as medication management, private therapy, intensive out-patient treatment, or life/recovery coaching, the cost will vary depending upon their initial assessment. The average length of stay is 4 to 6 months.

St. George's House (
A men's clean and sober community located in Staten Island, NY for working men who have completed in-patient treatment and are in early recovery. Prospective members should be willing to make a minimum three-month commitment, attend self-help meetings and out-patient aftercare, and accept a reasonable curfew and a Zero-Tolerance Policy toward drug and alcohol use. Because St. George's House receives no government funding, there is no time limit on residency.

North Carolina

Asheville Recovery Group (
This sober living home in Asheville, North Carolina provides housing for men at $155 per week plus non refundable entry fee and background check fee of $385. The cost includes all bedding needs and full access to a community kitchen, laundry, living room, computer internet access and cable TV. Help is also provided to access community supportive services such as food stamps, health care, education, legal services and free clothing. The home is run by a small group of recovering alcoholics and addicts who have come together as a cooperative sober living group.

Herb's House, Inc. (
Located in western North Carolina, Herb's House is a structured transitional living home that helps male adults recovering from alcohol and substance abuse develop life skills and healthy coping methods that builds on traditional treatment and 12-step programs. All guests are required to work, attend school or volunteer five days a week. After a $100 non-refundable application fee, house charges are $500 a week, includes food, housekeeping, weekly relapse recovery counseling and transportation to/from meetings. Security Deposit of $500.

Next Step Recovery (
This structured sober housing program in Asheville, North Carolina for adult males offers supervision, addiction recovery support, life skills training, and a strong social support network. A licensed staff counselor is available onsite Monday through Friday. Mandatory relapse prevention group meetings are held twice weekly, with a weekly outdoor adventure required for new residents. A minimum commitment is 90 days, although at least 6 months is recommended to support the recovery process. Costs include a $4,000 non-refundable entrance fee and $200 weekly rent. We additionally offer a “3/4” living step-down program for those who have substantial time in recovery and have invested significantly in their personal growth. Verge Vista is $180 to enter and $180 weekly rent.

Willow Recovery (
This sober living home in Asheville, NC provides a safe and supportive living environment for young men between 18 and 30 actively seeking addiction recovery. Eight beds are available with 24 hour managers on duty. There is a strong structure following 4 phases of recovery: just out of rehab, early recovery with a sponsor and actively working the 12-step program, integration into the local recovering community, and a senior member with little supervision but continued participation in the 12-step process. Rent is $1000 a month with an additional entrance fee of $1000. Financial arrangements are available for help with these costs if needed.


Into Action Sober Living (a.k.a. Action House)  (
A 12 step-based sober living home for men in Oklahoma City that provides a structured environment in which guests must adhere to curfews, attend weekly house meetings, fulfill responsibilities, and follow all rules. The focus is to provide a safe, comfortable, sober environment with action-oriented milestones and oversight in order to build and develop social, work, and spiritual lives. Shared rooms cost $125 a week. Applicants are required to complete the 12 steps within 60 days of moving in.


Come Rest Awhile (CRA)  (
Located in Lake Oswego, Oregon, Come Rest Awhile offers a safe and supportive environment in a family setting for women 18 years and older in recovery. Women may have recently completed a treatment program for substance abuse but are not yet ready to live independently, may be new to recovery and desiring strong support and involvement with a 12-step program, and/or experiencing a life crisis and are in need of a safe supportive environment. A monthly fee covers a shared room, food, utilities, and use of a house phone. Each resident is expected to follow the Plan of Action as outlined for them upon entering CRA, based on what recovery looks like to them.


Newfound Freedom Sober Living & Recovery Homes (
This network of 15 structured and affordable sober living and recovery homes for men and women has locations throughout Bristol and Levittown, Pennsylvania. Each residence is designated as either a “Phase 1” or “Phase 2” residence. Phase 1 locations are intended to extend from day-one of sobriety through the 6-month mark. Phase 2 locations are then offered for those seeking to move into a bit less structure, yet with some level of ongoing support and community. The homes include daily and weekly recovery meetings, sober social events, random drug and alcohol testing, household chore and activity requirements and more. Weekly rates for Phase 1 is $170.00 a week and for Phase 2 $150.00 a week plus a $95.00 intake fee.

Synergy Houses (
Located in Phoenixville, PA, Synergy Houses offers a recovery home for young men (18 to mid-30's) with a focus on personal transformation through counseling and a 12-Step program, and through building core competencies in areas important to recovery including employment, academics, and emotional and spiritual development. They provide phased, structured communities that include group counseling and optional individual counseling, access to a variety of 12-Step Meetings and mentorship, and leadership development opportunities. The weekly residency fee of $200 includes group counseling, recreation opportunities and other therapies (music, art, equine), and support in obtaining jobs and academic opportunities. A $1200 initial fee includes a $200 deposit, 4 weeks rent, one individual counseling assessment, and intake fee. A minimum stay of 3 months is expected. Synergy Houses is certified by the National Alliance for Recovery Residences.


Aspire House for Women (
For women in early recovery, this house in Lubbock Texas is staffed by a licensed therapist, chemical dependency counselor and on-site house manager. Help is provided with legal, employment and custody issues. There is on-site drug-testing, required 12-step meetings, and weekly house meetings.

Hickory Wind Ranch (
This sober living environment for recovering men and women is located in Austin, Texas. Based on the 12-steps program they offer a comprehensive program 3-phase program that includes Phase One – integrating into the program with 12 step meetings required, weekly individual counseling, and connecting with a sponsor. Phase Two is focused around Feeling, continuing with daily 12 step meetings assessing progress, and reviewing the treatment plan, employment and volunteer opportunities. Phase Three is focused around Internalizing, assessing readiness for independent living. Help is given with developing a personal budget and supporting work and educational goals. Individual counseling continues throughout this phase.

Recovery Inn (
Recovery Inn has six women's sober living homes in Dallas and Plano, TX. They provide a safe, drug-free environment where women can improve coping skills and build life skills for living drug free. Full time employment within two weeks of moving in is required. Weekly rent is $125.00 and residents may stay in the homes as long as they need to when meeting all the house requirements.

Westlake Recovery House (
This men's recovery house in Austin TX offers services, support and structure including career services, job placement assistance, financial aid referral services, and more. On-site recovery meetings and weekly individual recovery sessions are available as well as on-site professional visits from recovery therapists and a recovery resource library. Monthly rates start at $850 a month for 3 months.


Secret Garden Living (
Located in West Jordan, Utah, this licensed gated sober living community for adult men has three homes and 24 beds. Private rooms are $900.00 a month and shared rooms are $800.00 a month. Rent includes all utilities, professional cleaning, laundry facility, linens, Wi-Fi and fully furnished home & kitchen. Each resident is required to be financially self-supporting, paying their own rent, and purchasing their own food. The residents are required to work, actively seek employment, or be a student enrolled in an accredited academic or trade school. Those who are permanently disabled and on federal, state, or local assistance are required to become involved in service to the home or the community. All residents are required to attend a minimum number of weekly meetings, such as Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous, LDS 12 step or recovery center programs.



Circle of Life, Home from Home (
Located in Boskruin, Gauteng, South Africa, this sober living home provides a safe communal living environment for those recovering from an addiction. Weekly house meetings are held and residents are encouraged to attend self-help groups in the area including AA, NA, OA, GA, CA, and others. Group and individual counseling are also available within the house.

Healing Choices Halfway House and Sober Living Home  (
Located in Randburg, South Africa, the aim of this full board Halfway House and Sober Living Home is healing, restoration and integration. All the residents are involved in running the home, cooking and cleaning. It offers the 12 step program integrated with Jesus’ teachings on the beatitudes. At the heart of the model is the belief that if you learn to make powerful choices, your behavior will change, healing will follow and your destination will change. The home is run by Peter Killan, an ordained pastor who has been in recovery for over 10 years, and his wife. A minimum 3-month stay is required.

House on The Grove (
This affordable sober house in Orange Grove, Johannesburg, South Africa offers two sharing rooms, two single rooms and a cottage. Residents are required to be fully self supporting and no meals are provided. There is a strong emphasis on recovery and residents are required to follow a recovery program such as NA or AA.

The Jerusalem Sober House (
This English-speaking sober living recovery home for men over 18 years of age was started by a long time addictions counselor. It offers a structured living environment with individual, group and family therapy led by clinical social workers, addiction counseling, supervision and 12-step recovery. The facility is Sabbath and Kashrut (Jewish dietary laws) Observant.

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Updated July 02, 2015