Sober Housing

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Cornerstone Care Centers (
This nonprofit provides free services to recovering alcoholics and addicts to help find secure, safe and sober housing via financial assistance and grants. They help locate sober living environments that provide interim support and services for those who are potentially at risk of institutional placement, transitioning from institutional settings, homeless and especially any person struggling with drug or alcohol addiction. Sober living environments can be offered in apartments or homes, or in settings larger than residences typically found in the community. They also help locate long-term housing and assist those who've recently left the prison system, a rehabilitation or mental health facility and are in need of temporary, month-to-month housing. If eligible, they offer financial assistance to offset costs of sober living housing through grants, sliding scale fees and donor beds. Their centers are located across the United States.

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.

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.
Cost: Weekly rent $175 plus additional move-in costs, $15 monthly supply fee, $175 refundable deposit

Foundations Recovery  (
With two homes in Mesa, AZ Foundations Recovery is committed to changing the lives of men in early recovery and supporting them over the longer term. They provide safe and comfortable accommodations that stress honesty and integrity in client’s actions and daily lives while focusing on their individual program of recovery. The house requires clients to be active in a 12 step program, working with a sponsor, and being a positive, contributing member of the house.
Cost: Early sobriety house is $125 per week, the graduated house is $150 per week


The Dills House for Women  (
Located in Little Rock AK, Dills House is a residence for women seeking a safe environment while they transition off drugs and alcohol. All residents must work, volunteer, or be furthering their education at least 20 hours per week within the first 3 weeks of their residency. Residents must abide by an evening curfew. Children are allowed to visit at designated hours but not permitted to reside in-house.
Cost: $125 per week


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 Diego County, San Bernardino, San Fernando and Antelope Valleys including the cities of West Los Angeles, Dana Point, Hollywood, Costa Mesa, Long Beach, Torrance, Newport Beach and many others.

Blue Oak Hill Northern California Sober Living (
Blue Oak Hill is a small sober living home for young adult men located on eight acres in Mendocino County. Their goal is to assist young men in the life long process of recovery. They emphasize working with one's hands to acquire creative and employable skill for a long term career. The opportunity to work with wood, concrete, auto mechanics, plumbing, electrical, brick, tile, landscaping, hydroponics, food preparation and animal husbandry are all available.
Cost: $2900/first month, $1900/month thereafter includes room, board, and shop materials for projects.

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.
Cost: $500–$850/month for double rooms, $1200–$1400/month for private rooms


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.
Cost: 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. Homes provide a well structured program where residents must meet a healthy list of requirements, including mandatory daily 12 step meetings, having a sponsor, passing random drug and alcohol screenings, curfews, chores, following strict house rules and program requirements. 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.
Cost: $165/week plus $20/monthly supply fee


Eden Hill Recovery Retreat (
Located in northwestern Connecticut, this transitional living program for women 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. 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.
Cost: $4500/month for a double room and $6000/month for a single

The Gorham Fellowship (
Located in Bridgeport, CT, The Gorham Sober Living House provides a clean, safe and structured environment to help men in recovery begin to transition back into the community. They provide experienced 12-step guidance, regular family contact, on-site house management, strong connections to Bridgeport's recovery community, and referrals to work, school, volunteer and other community resources. Single, double and triple occupancy rooms are available.
Cost: 3 beds per room is $80 a week; 2 beds per room is $110 a week; single room is $140 a week

Nexus Sober House (
This sober home provides a safe and structured environment focused on relapse prevention following detox or primary residential inpatient treatment through a course based on the 12 step principles over a minimum of six months stay. Eight male residents live in a combined living space in two separate single family residences on 3 acres of land located in Fairfield county, CT. Residents also become familiar with a network of healthy resources to learn to live a more balanced lifestyle in sobriety.
Cost: Single room is $1,500 per month, double/shared room is $1,000.00 per month

The Step Up Inn (
This sober living home in West Haven, CT is dedicated to giving women the structure and support they need to succeed. It has 10 beds and is located in a quiet and safe neighborhood one block from town and near sandy beaches with walking and biking paths. The house manager is also in recovery and has managed several facilities. No medications or alcohol are allowed on the property. A 60 day minimum is required (the time when the chance of relapse is greatest).
Cost: $1200 per month per bed. No deposit is required. Scholarships rooms are available with 4 beds in a room.

Turnbridge (
Turnbridge is an extended care and sober living community in Connecticut for young men and women 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.
Cost: Phases I & II are $5,950/month, Phase III - Sober Living is $1,500/month. Psychiatric and other clinical services are billed separately.


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. Referral to the home is through an approved CHOH agency.
Cost: $150 a week once the resident is employed

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.
Cost: $505/week plus $300 minimum deposit, rental reductions possible

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.
Cost: $150/week

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.
Cost: $300 deposit and rent is $100–$200/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. 3) Level III program is a higher level of care where residents are taught basic life skills as well as receiving recovery coaching.
Cost: Level II = $154/week ($600 a month) + $250 non refundable administration fee
Level III = $780/month + $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.
Cost: Rent 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. They have 2 service levels to better meet the needs of residents.
Cost: Level 3 (Supervised) $2100/month; Level 2 (monitored) or the Loft $1600/month


Rising Sun Sober Living (
Based in Boise, Caldwell, and Lewiston, Idaho, Rising Sun provides sober living in separate housing for men and women. The purpose is to give individuals in recovery the opportunity to adjust to life and work
while living in a clean and sober environment surrounded by supportive people in recovery. The program is based on the Big Book of AA and supports a spiritual outlook that encourages residents to attend 12-Step meetings, read the Big Book, get a sponsor, get into service and take advantage of the fellowship available to them. Certain locations have meetings on site - as many as three per day.
Cost: First month’s fee is $450 including a one-time processing fee. Thereafter, fees are $400 monthly, $125 weekly or $225 bi-monthly.


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: $89/week and $89 deposit.

Progress House (
Located in Indianapolis, IN, Progress House runs 3 residential recovery facilities for high-risk alcohol and drug-addicted men. For over 50 years it has provided a safe and supportive environment to help those in recovery learn new ways to live based on community, responsibility and recovery. Typical length of stay ranges from 90 days to 12 months. The house provides three meals per day plus laundry facilities, a serene Chapel, a computer lab, a well-stocked library, a workout gym, a TV lounge, and a game room. The Control Desk is manned 24 hours per day along with the support of a professional staff, all of whom are in long-term recovery.
Cost: $185 per week


Liberty Ranch (
In the Grove Ridge community in Kings Mountain, Kentucky, The Liberty Ranch is a long-term, 12-step based, structured, recovery home in a luxury setting for both men and women. It offers 30, 60, 90 days and longer residential stays. Participation in 12-step meetings and sponsorship is mandatory. Programs include daily goals, daily readings and meditation at breakfast, peer meetings, in-depth study of the 12-steps, and one-on-one self help discussions. Experienced staff members provide constant reinforcement of the 12-step principles and their applications in daily life.
Cost: 30 days $5,000; 60 days $4,500/month ($9,000 total), 90/$4000 per month ($12,000 total). Pricing options are flexible and all inquiries are handled on a case by case basis.

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. The home focuses on providing emotional support, spiritual guidance and encouragement.
Cost: Rent is $100.00/weekly. A $200.00 intake fee and $200.00 rent for first and last week of occupancy due prior to moving in.


The Light of Truth Center, Inc. (
In Baltimore, MD, this non-profit organization is 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. 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.
Cost: Level 1: $350.00 a month; Level II: The Program Fee is $450.00 a month

Wakefield House (
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.
Cost: Rent is $125.00 a week plus a $200 security deposit. Help is available if needed. Private and shared rooms 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.
Cost: $1750/month

CJO House (
In Attleboro, MA, CJO House offers a structured environment for recovering male addicts to help them develop a drug and alcohol free lifestyle. The home is MASH certified (a Massachusetts voluntary certification program for sober homes). Programs include weekly 12 step meetings, a weekly in house meeting with a substance abuse specialist and career and job counseling. The director is a Substance Abuse Counselor with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Cost: $170/month

Vanderburgh House (
In Southbridge, Worcester and Dudley, MA, Vanderburgh Houses offer semi-structured recovery-focused homes for both men and women in recovery. Applicants must have 14+ days sober, and it's helpful to have completed a treatment program. Requirements include active involvement in self-directed treatment, particularly frequent AA /NA meetings
Cost: starts at $135/week

Whitman House
174 Schoosett Street | Pembroke, MA 02359 | 781-249-6395
This sober home for men 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.
Cost: $175/week for each bedroom, utilities included


The Doorway to Recovery (
Provides a structured program for men and women in addiction recover, this is a not for profit, faith-based program with homes in Michigan based in Farmington Hills, multiple homes in Detroit, Livonia, Plymouth, Redford, and Westland. A major part of their program focuses on providing structured living, peer support, therapeutic counseling, work search and career skills, while promoting participation in the 12 steps of recovery.
Cost: $136/week (single room)

Living The Principles (
In the Southgate and Canton/Westland area of Michigan, these two recovery homes for women in 12-step programs offer a supportive family environment with a focus on life skills and relapse prevention.
Cost: $125/week and a $100 required deposit. 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.
Cost: $100/week

Structured Living, LLC (
In Ann Arbor, Michigan, these eight gender-specific sober living facilities offer structured living after treatment that is monitored, nurturing and comfortable.
Cost: $510/month 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. The house is a member of the Minnesota Association of Sober Homes.
Cost: A shared room $495/month; single room $575/month, $400 deposit required

Como House (
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. Como House is a member of MASH, Minnesota Association of Sober Homes.
Cost: $525/month + $25/month supply fee, and first month $300 Sobriety deposit. Monthly program fees include utilities.

Crossroads Aftercare Program (
In Minneapolis, MN, Crossroads is a home-like recovery residence for men and women who have completed treatment for chemical addiction. It provides a supportive, therapeutic place to live while adjusting to life without addiction. Monthly fee covers the person's stay and onsite individual counseling sessions with state licensed drug and alcohol counselors and group support meetings.
Cost: $710 per month with an additional $160 deposit upon admission.

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.

Five Stars Recovery Center (
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.

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 12-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.
Cost: $450/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.
Cost: $500–$550/month, plus one month’s deposit.

Trinity Sober Homes (
This non-profit sober home is for men over 40 who desire spirituality as the basis for their recovery. Located in St Paul Minnesota, Trinity Sober Homes offers community living and spiritual coaching for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts of all faiths.
Cost: $795 a month which includes monthly Spiritual Coaching Sessions

New Hampshire

Newfound Recovery Residences (
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.
Cost: $225/week if paid weekly and $200/week if paid four weeks in advance – plus a non refundable one time entry fee of $200

New Jersey

B Houses Sober Living (
B-Pure, B-Independent, B-Passionate and B-Yourself – B houses are operated by trained, certified and licensed professionals in the field of addiction. Located in Monmouth and Ocean County NJ, they have separate men’s and women’s sober homes which are both linked to the CFC Loud N Clear Foundation relapse prevention program. Residents have free meetings, meditation, sober social activities, and family counseling weekly. B-Houses also work directly with local businesses to guarantee employment within the first few weeks. Cost: $175 weekly, $700 monthly

Haley House (
A 14-bed transitional living home located in Blairstown, NJ that 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.
Cost: $5,100/month. $5,400 is due on admission for first 30 days and a $300 non-refundable deposit

New York

Fresh Start Recovery (
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. The program is committed to enhancing the healing process of recovery that leads to living a sober, responsible, productive and constructive life.

Harrison House (
Six sober homes on Staten Island provide furnished rooms 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.
Cost: Rooms start at $500/month

Hazelden’s Tribeca Twelve: Addiction Recovery Dorms (
Providing student housing for students in addiction recovery programs and located in New York City at 283 West Broadway. They provide an independent living environment for young adults in recovery from addiction 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.
Cost: $6,100/month, minimum 3 month commitment

The Penthouse Sober Living Residence (
Providing integrative sober living and addiction recovery services for executive men in and around the New York City area, this residence holds a maximum of 11 men. For someone coming out of treatment and seeking structured transitional sober living the service 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.
Cost: $3,500 – $6,500/month.

North Carolina

Daya Recovery (
Located in the mountains of Asheville, NC, this sober home for women who've completed detox for substance dependence requires active participation in a 12 step program, including working with a sponsor and attending 5 meetings per week. Each person must also engage in at least 30 hours per week of either work, school, volunteering, intensive outpatient treatment or a combination of the above. A commitment of at least 3 months is required.
Cost: $620/month, plus one-time $550 administrative fee

Hummingbird House (Call 516-500-2355)
Located in Asheville, NC, Hummingbird House provides a structured and supportive environment for adult women in addiction recovery who have completed inpatient treatment. To encourage self-discipline as well as independence, residents must attend a job or school or volunteer at least 30 hours per week; commit to 90 days minimum stay; attend 12-step meetings; and participate in house meetings and group activities. 24/7 on-site supervision is provided.
Cost: $1,200–$1,500/month plus $750 admission fee

LaVare's House (
LaVares House is a recovery residence in Durham NC that is solely dedicated to the LGBT community. It is a 12 step house with a phased program of recovery. The first phase involves close monitoring, with the later three phases progressing toward reduced restrictions and more independence. A director oversees the house, while a live-in house manager is available to assist residents with their daily schedules in the evenings and on weekends. House activities include planned sober excursions that are also part of the therapeutic process. The house is tied into the Durham NC recovery community.
Cost: $100/week

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.
Cost: $300/week rent plus $4,500 admission fee

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.
Cost: $1000/month and $1000 entrance fee. Financial arrangements are available for help with 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. Applicants are required to complete the 12 steps within 60 days of moving in.
Cost: $125/week shared room


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.
Cost: $900 for furnished shared room, food, utilities, etc. Scholarships available if eligible.


Junction House (
Junction House is a women’s structured recovery home and sober living house located in Huntingdon Valley, PA. The owners have over 30 years of personal recovery experience. There are weekly on-site meditation and yoga classes as well as transportation for Individual and Conjoint Therapy, Early Recovery Skills, and Relapse Prevention Groups at affiliate facilities.
Cost: $300 a week which includes all meals, cable, utilities, and WiFi

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.
Cost: Weekly rates for Phase 1: $170/week; Phase 2 $150/week plus $95 intake fee

Synergy Houses (
This recovery home for young men (18 to mid-30's) in Phoenixville, PA, focuses on personal transformation through counseling, a 12-Step program, and 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 minimum stay of 3 months is expected. Synergy Houses is certified by the National Alliance for Recovery Residences.
Cost: $1200 initial fee includes $200 deposit, 4 weeks rent, one individual counseling assessment, and intake fee


Alpha 180 (
Located in Austin, Texas, this sober housing for men is for students that are college bound or educationally focused. Students attend Austin Community College, University of Texas, St Edwards, and other online or local schools. It includes a live-in house manager and dinner 5 nights a week. It acts as a bridge back to college or back to education for newly sober students. At the same time, there are also services for people who have been sober for a while and might need support clinically, academically, or a place to live. There are 16 single rooms and 8 bathrooms.
Cost: $2000 per month

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.
Cost: 90-day track $1100 per month, $500 deposit. 180-day track $900 private room, $800 shared room, $500 deposit

BridgeWay Holistic Sober Living (
Based in Austin, Texas, these homes for both men and women provide inclusive services and resources along with a sober living environment so that residents can either continue the core work they began in treatment or begin that work if they are just getting started in sobriety. There are 4 full time employees along with house managers on-site as well as several holistic services all inclusive in the rent. Customized healing, coaching and mentoring plans are also available for those interested in a more structured program.
Cost: $995 per month shared room to $1800 a month private room

Recovery Inn (
Comprised of six women's sober living homes in Dallas and Plano, TX, Recovery Inn 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.
Cost: Weekly rent is $125

Sober Homes of Texas (
A structured sober living house for men in Dallas/Fort Worth that offers a safe drug-free environment focused on the spiritually based 12-step program of action. Services include an on-site house manager, regular drug testing, transportation to 12-step meetings, assistance with employment and enrollment at Tarrant County College, an in-house financial advisor, and a convenient location within walking or biking distance of hundreds of businesses. Cost: $975 in first month, $850 in subsequent months.
Cost: Weekly rent is $125

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.
Cost: Monthly rates start at $850/month for 3 months


Addiction Recovery Environment Homes (
Located in Waukesha, WI, this fully furnished recovery home is for women in early recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. The home offers recovery coaching to help clients find what will work for them by setting appropriate goals and action plans for each stage of recovery and then helping them incorporate these goals and action plans into their recovery. The purpose is to guide a smooth transition back into the community for lasting recovery.
Cost: $975 first month, $775 every month thereafter.



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.
Cost: 8500 Rands/month ($714 US Dollars); 6000 Rands deposit ($504 US Dollars), 120 Rands drug tests ($10 US dollars), 220 Rands deposit ($19 US Dollars).

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 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 who has worked in the field of addiction recovery since 2004. The team includes a registered social worker, life coach, house manager and an ordained minister who has been in recovery for over 10 years. A minimum 3-month stay is required.
Cost: The 1st month of R7500 + R2000 (R9500 or $573 USD). Thereafter R7500 ($453 USD) per month plus any additional counseling and drug testing. Three month package: R20250 + R2000 on acceptance ($1334 USD)

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.

The Next Step Chiang Mai (
This sober living community provides clients with a tranquil environment to safely begin implementing the valuable tools learned in primary care treatment. Accommodating 14 people allows the professional western staff to offer a program tailored to each person’s needs. The facility includes a swimming pool, gymnasium, games room, martial arts area and meditation room but the focus is on meaningful recovery and achieving long-term sobriety.
Cost: $4,000 for 28 days, discounted by 20% for longer term clients.

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Updated February 13, 2018