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About Anderson House

Anderson House is a residential program for women recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction who are at high risk for relapse.

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment at Anderson House

Women’s Halfway House & Transitional Living in NJ

Anderson House is a residential program for women recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction who are at high risk for relapse. While at Anderson House all the aspects of the disease of addiction will be treated - physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual. Residents progress through individualized treatment plans and practice the attitudes, skills and behaviors necessary to lead responsible, meaningful and sober lives. Length of stay is based on clinical need, typically three to nine months.

While at Anderson House, residents regain a sense of self-worth, confidence and self-esteem, and become productive members of the community by:

  • Obtaining full-time jobs and contributing a portion of their pay towards their treatment
  • Practicing essential life skills including effective parenting, budgeting, nutrition, building meaningful relationships and successful coping behaviors
  • Attending Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings and building a support network of recovering women
  • Reuniting and reconciling with their families and children
  • Developing plans for a successful transition to fully independent living

Admission Criteria:

  • Women 18 years of age or older
  • A primary diagnosis of alcohol or other substance dependence
  • New Jersey resident
  • Minimum 14 days free of any mood-altering substances
  • Free of communicable diseases that would affect the health of other residents
  • Employable, emotionally, psychologically and physically capable of working a full-time job

The Anderson House - A Halfway House for Women

What Is a Halfway House?

A halfway house or a sober living house is a residential program where individuals re-entering society can readjust to normal life in a safe setting that facilitates their unique needs. The Anderson House halfway house program is such a place for women with a history of relapse including women with co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders.

Turning Point is committed to helping our patients turn their lives around. For some, this may involve a stay at our Halfway House, where a clinical team provides comprehensive, compassionate care including individualized counseling, family counseling, comprehensive case management and life skills education in an attractive, nurturing environment. Clients access needed medical, dental and specialized psychiatric care, obtain full-time jobs, build a sober support network and learn how to live a sober, productive and responsible life.

Our goal is to provide effective treatment for alcoholism and drug dependency, equipping patients with the tools they need to turn their lives around.

What is The Purpose of a Halfway House?

Halfway Houses help transition you from treatment to outside life. They help you relearn how to function within society. They will help you learn many different things such as, how to fight the triggers that threaten your recovery.

Our Approach at Turning Point

We help our patients cope with their addictions and develop the tools necessary to navigate daily life. We do not view patients as interchangeable, but rather as unique individuals with unique needs. Our program emphasizes dignity, respect, and compassion for all of our patients, in all of our dealings.

We look at patients holistically, creating care plans based on all of their needs, including:

  • Physical needs
  • Psychological needs
  • Social needs
  • Spiritual needs

Our counselors and medical staff are highly trained professionals, experienced and certified in their fields. We retain both recovering and non-recovering individuals on our staff, creating a balance we believe is important for our patients in terms of perspective and quality service. If you are looking for a halfway or sober living house in New Jersey, give us a call today.

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Trust a World-Class Team

Our patients turn to us with confidence because the Turning Point team consists of some of the nation's best staff. Many members of our team are Masters-level licensed and credentialed staff members, with education that ensures our residents are receiving the highest possible quality care while in our detoxification program. Their considerable knowledge and experience benefit our patients on a daily basis.

Have Questions About Detox?

No one said getting clean was easy. If you’re thinking about making today your Turning Point, you probably have many questions, and we have answers.

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