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New Haven, CT Free Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers Guide

If you or someone you know is struggling with addiction, you may be wondering where to turn for help. Rehab can be expensive, but there are free rehab centers available in New Haven, Connecticut.

We help people take the first steps toward getting help for their drug and alcohol usage and having drug-free lifestyles. To contact an alcohol/drug abuse counselor, please .

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do free rehab centers exist?
Yes, there are a number of free rehab centers in New Haven, Connecticut. These centers are typically funded by government grants, private donations, or a combination of both.

Who is eligible for free rehab?
Eligibility for free rehab varies depending on the center. However, most free rehab centers accept people who meet the following criteria:
- Are addicted to drugs or alcohol
- Have a low income or no insurance
- Are willing to commit to treatment

What services do free rehab centers offer?
Free rehab centers offer a variety of services, including:
- Medical detox
- Counseling and therapy
- Group support groups
- Vocational training
- Job placement assistance


How long does free rehab last?
The length of free rehab varies depending on the center and the individual's needs. However, most free rehab programs last between 28 and 90 days.

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List of Free Rehab Centers in New Haven, CT


  • Adult Psychiatric Clinic Cornell Scott Hill Health Center

    Email Website Learn more 400 Columbus Avenue
    New Haven, CT - 06519
    (203) 503-3075

    Scott Hill Center is located next door to their main care site at 428 Columbus Avenue, 400 Columbus Avenue houses a variety of mental health services for adults and children. Both their Adult Psychiatric Clinic and Child and Family Guidance Clinic offer individual and group counseling as well as a variety of groups to best need the mental health needs of the people in their community. .. see more

  • Crossroads Inc Intensive Outpatient Substance Abuse

    Email Website Learn more 44 East Ramsdell Street
    New Haven, CT - 6515
    (203) 387-0094

    The Mission of Crossroads is To provide a healthy, safe, nurturing and culturally competent recovery environment that promotes a therapeutic alliance with the persons served and that fosters the self-empowerment of those recovering from addiction and/or mental health disorders. .. see more

  • Crossroads Inc Womens Unit

    Website Learn more 54 East Ramsdell Street
    New Haven, CT - 6515
    (203) 387-0094

    The Mission of Crossroads To provide a healthy, safe, nurturing and culturally competent recovery environment that promotes a therapeutic alliance with the persons served and that fosters the self-empowerment of those recovering from addiction and/or mental health disorders. Services provided include mental health evaluation, crisis intervention, group counseling, life skills development, family counseling and more. .. see more

  • Catholic Charities

    Email Website Learn more 501 Lombard Street
    New Haven, CT - 06513
    (203) 787-2207

    Their culturally and linguistically competent outpatient programs for adults, families and children include individual, group and family therapy to address problems associated with substance abuse, depression, anxiety, anger management, trauma, grief and loss, and other mental health issues. Catholic Charities also provide therapy and related victim services to survivors of homicide as part of the Office of Victim Services Counseling Services to .. see more

  • New Era Rehabilitation Center Inc

    Email Website Learn more 311 East Street
    New Haven, CT - 06511
    (203) 562-2101

    New Era Rehabilitation Center Inc is a private comprehensive substance abuse treatment facility that specializes in methadone maintenance. The center is comprised of two facilities. NERC focuses on providing patient care that result in health outcomes and behavioral changes. .. see more

  • Grant Street Partnership Rehab

    Email Website Learn more 62 Grant Street
    New Haven, CT - 06519
    (203) 503-3350

    Grant Street Partnership is a treatment facility for male and female adults with substance abuse disorders. Temporary housing is available for homeless men while engaged in treatment. Clients are provided with transportation and three substantial meals a day. Services of this program include: Twelve-Step Education/AA and NA meetingshousing assistance individual/group therapy life skills training job readiness HIV counseling GED .. see more

  • Hill Health Center at The Towers

    Website Learn more 18 Tower Lane
    New Haven, CT - 06519
    (203) 503-3425

    We offer the following services: Addiction Treatment Behavioral Health Dental Homelessness Blood Draw Pediatrics & Early Childhood Pharmacy Specialty Services Walk-in/Convenient Care Women's Health Adult Medicine What Is a Sliding Fee Scale A sliding fee scale is a cost that can be changed or adjusted based on certain factors. At Cornell Scott-Hill Health Center, the sliding fee scale adjusts the cost of services based on:     .. see more

  • State Street Counseling Services

    Website Learn more 911 State Street 2nd Floor
    New Haven, CT - 06511
    (203) 503-3000

    Provides: Addiction Treatment Behavioral Health Dental Homelessness Treatment Blood Draw Pediatrics and Early Childhood assistance Pharmacy Specialty Services Walk-in/Convenient Care Women's Health Adult Medicine What Is a Sliding Fee Scale A sliding fee scale is a cost that can be changed or adjusted based on certain factors. At Cornell Scott-Hill Health Center, the sliding fee scale adjusts the cost of services based on:     Ho .. see more

  • Cornell Scott Hill Health Center Cedar St.

    Email Website Learn more 232 Cedar Street
    New Haven, CT - 06519
    (203) 503-3300

    Cornell Scott - Hill Health Center offers multiple alcohol and substance use recovery programs. Services include: Inpatient Withdrawal Management (Detox) Methadone Maintenance MAT: Suboxone & Vivitrol Intensive Outpatient Treatment Partial Hospitalization Program Outpatient Substance and Mental Health Care Psychiatric Evaluations and Medication Management They offer these services at their locations in West Haven, Ansonia .. see more

  • APT Foundation Legion Clinic

    Website Learn more 495 Congress Ave
    New Haven, CT - 06519
    (203) 781-4740

    Treatment is offered to all appropriate patients regardless of ability to pay. Substance use treatment and mental health services Group schedules. .. see more

  • Substance Abuse Treatment Unit Evaluation and Treatment

    Website Learn more 1 Long Wharf Drive
    New Haven, CT - 6511
    (203) 974-5777

    Treatment is offered to all appropriate patients regardless of ability to pay. Hours: Monday-Friday Access Center     5:30am-4:00pm Walk-in Evaluations     8:30am-11:00am Primary Care     7:30am-3:00pm Saturday Walk-in Evaluations ONLY     8:30am-11:00am The Substance Abuse Treatment Unit (SATU) of the Connecticut Mental Health Center, is a cooperative endeavor of the Connecticut Dep .. see more

  • Fair Haven Community Health Center Behavioral Health and Addiction Treatment

    Email Website Learn more 374 Grand Avenue
    New Haven, CT - 06513
    (203) 777-7411

    Payment OptionsOur goal is to make your health care accessible. Fair Haven Community Health Care accepts the following forms of payment: Most private health insurance and managed care plans. Public health insurance (Medicaid/HUSKY, Medicare). Cash, check, credit/debit card. Sliding fee scale, based on family size and income.Behavioral Health services are provided through both individual sessions and group therapy. Services offered include: C .. see more

Free Rehab Centers Near New Haven, CT

Due to the low number of listings in New Haven, we have added area listings below. All listings are within 30 miles of New Haven.
  • Seafield Riverhead Outpatient Rehab Facility

    Email Website Learn more 212 West Main Street
    Riverhead, NY - 11901
    (631) 369-7800

    Seafield services include: Clinic Level GroupsIntensive (AM & PM)Adolescent Group and Adolescent/Family GroupParenting GroupFamily Bridge GroupsTreatment for Significant OthersRelapse Prevention GroupsProbation Alcohol TreatmentDOT Treatment ProceduresDWI Education SeriesPower and Control GroupPsychiatric EvaluationsMedication MonitoringMost insu .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 31 miles from New Haven

  • Wheeler New Britain Family Health and Wellness Center

    Email Website Learn more 40 HART STREET
    New Britain, CT - 06053
    (860) 793-3500

    Wheeler provides behavioral health services for all ages, including individual and family therapy, as well as treatment for substance use disorders. They offer treatment for addiction, including medication-assisted treatment for alcohol, heroin and opiate addiction, tobacco cessation services and recovery supports. Intensive Outpatient Progr .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 25 miles from New Haven

  • Wheeler Bristol Family Health and Wellness Center

    Email Website Learn more 225 N Main St
    Bristol, CT - 06010
    (860) 793-3500

    Wheeler provides behavioral health services for all ages, including individual and family therapy, as well as treatment for substance use disorders. They offer treatment for addiction, including medication-assisted treatment for alcohol, heroin and opiate addiction, tobacco cessation services and recovery supports. Intensive Outpatient Progr .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 25 miles from New Haven

  • West Haven Clinic APT Foundation

    Learn more 184 Front Avenue
    West Haven, CT - 06516
    (203) 781-4600

    Treatment is offered to all appropriate patients regardless of ability to pay. Substance use treatment and mental health services .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 3 miles from New Haven

  • Chemical Abuse Services Agency: Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

    Email Website Learn more 1124 Iranistan Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT - 06605
    (203) 331-4728

    Provides outpatient treatment on a sliding scale. Call the office from Mondays through Fridays from 9am to 5pm to see if you can qualify. Serves: Primarily Spanish speaking clients. Must be 18 years or older. Live in Fairfield County CT .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 17 miles from New Haven

  • Wheeler Hartford Family Health & Wellness Center

    Email Website Learn more 43 Woodland Street
    Hartford, CT - 06105
    (860) 793-3500

    Wheeler provides behavioral health services for all ages, including individual and family therapy, as well as treatment for substance use disorders. They offer treatment for addiction, including medication-assisted treatment for alcohol, heroin and opiate addiction, tobacco cessation services and recovery supports. Intensive Outpatient Progr .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 33 miles from New Haven

  • Griffin Hospital Dual Diagnosis Services

    Email Website Learn more 241 Seymour Avenue
    Derby, CT - 06418
    (203) 732-7541

    .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 9 miles from New Haven

  • Connecticut Renaissance Inc Bridgeport Outpatient

    Email Website Learn more 1 Lafayette Circle
    Bridgeport, CT - 06604
    (203) 331-1503

    Provides quality substance abuse and mental health treatment to men, women, and adolescents. Renaissance's Bridgeport Outpatient Cinic is housed in a modern facility next to headquarters at One Lafayette Circle in Bridgeport. The clinic serves adults and adolescents utilizing a range of Evidence Based Treatment models. .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 17 miles from New Haven

  • Connecticut Valley Hospital

    Website Learn more 1000 Silver Street
    Middletown, CT - 06457
    (860) 262-5000

    The Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services Location services description: Substance abuse treatment, Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services. Treatment received at location: Hospital inpatient Types of patients treated: Persons with co-occurring menta .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 22 miles from New Haven

  • Children's Center of Hamden

    Email Website Learn more 1400 Whitney Ave
    Hamden, CT - 06517
    (203) 242-2116

    The Residential Treatment program services 38 adolescent boys and girls experiencing significant emotional, behavioral and/or psychiatric difficulties requiring an intensive highly supervised out of home treatment setting, typically for 6 to 9 months. There are two 13-bed boys units and one 12-bed girls unit. Youth receive individualized treatment .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 2 miles from New Haven

  • Recovery Network of Programs Inc Recovery Counseling Services

    Email Website Learn more 1438 Park Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT - 06604
    (203) 366-5817

    Outpatient treatment: Sliding fee scale treatment. Outpatient TreatmentAll client care is individualized and achievements are based on clearly defined clinical indicators. The philosophy of the Outpatient Program is to provide a holistic treatment approach to empower clients who are affected by drugs and alcohol dependency with the tools necess .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 17 miles from New Haven

  • Perspectives Center for Care, Inc

    Email Website Learn more 341 West Street,
    Plantsville, CT - 06479
    (860) 276-3000

    Perspective Center for Care Inc Program Offers: Suboxone Program The agency offers a suboxone program which includes evaluation, medication management and ongoing counseling. Substance Use Groups The agency offers substance use groups which include Relapse Prevention, Insight and Motivation, and Co-occurring Group. Family Supp .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 19 miles from New Haven

  • The Connection

    Email Website Learn more 100 Roscommon Drive
    Middletown, CT - 06457
    (860) 343-5500

    They offer a range of residential, outpatient and community-based services customized to youre your needs. Their community-based programs include outpatient behavioral health clinics, gambling-specific treatment programs, state-mandated driving-while-intoxicated and drug education programs for first-time offenders and evidence-based prevention st .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 22 miles from New Haven

  • Wellmore Behavioral Health Outpatient Services

    Email Website Learn more 402 East Main Street
    Waterbury, CT - 06702
    (203) 755-1143

    Wellmore Adult Outpatient Services provides substance use and co-occurring mental health treatment for individuals working and living in the community. Services are offered during day and evening hours to accommodate varying schedules. Their Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) provides treatment services for those struggling with co-occurring i .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 17 miles from New Haven

  • Perspectives Center for Care Meriden

    Email Website Learn more 816 Broad St
    Meriden, CT - 06450
    (203) 630-2488

    Perspective Center for Care Meriden provides substance abuse counseling and treatment. If no insurance sliding fee may be approved. Call for details. .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 17 miles from New Haven


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Free Rehab in all of New Haven County, CT

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Sliding Scale Treatment

Based on the most recent data available, it is estimated that approximately 20-25% of all addiction treatment centers offer sliding scale fees. This means that nearly one-quarter of rehab facilities adjust their treatment costs based on an individual's income and ability to pay. This is a significant step towards making addiction treatment more accessible to individuals from all socioeconomic backgrounds.

It is important to note that these figures may vary depending on the specific region or state, and the type of treatment facility being considered. For instance, private treatment facilities are more likely to offer sliding scale options compared to government-funded or non-profit facilities. Additionally, certain types of treatment, such as outpatient or residential care, may have a higher prevalence of sliding scale programs.

Types of addiction treatment in New Haven, CT

There are many different types of addiction treatment available in New Haven, CT. Some of the most common types of treatment include:

Medical detox: Medical detox is the process of safely withdrawing from a substance of abuse. It is typically conducted in a hospital or inpatient setting.

Inpatient rehab: Inpatient rehab is a residential program that provides around-the-clock care and support. It is a good option for people who need intensive treatment or who are not able to maintain sobriety on their own.

Outpatient rehab: Outpatient rehab is a non-residential program that allows people to continue living at home while attending treatment sessions. It is a good option for people who have a strong support system at home and who are able to manage their sobriety on their own.

Intensive outpatient program (IOP): An IOP is a type of intensive outpatient treatment that provides several hours of care per week. It is a good option for people who need more support than traditional outpatient treatment but do not need PHP.

Sober living homes: Sober living homes are residential facilities that provide a supportive environment for people who are recovering from addiction. They are typically less structured than inpatient rehab programs, but they still offer a variety of services and support.

In addition to these traditional types of treatment, there are also a number of alternative and holistic treatment options available. Some of these options include:

12-step programs: 12-step programs, such as Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous, are self-help support groups that help people recover from addiction.

Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT): CBT is a type of therapy that helps people identify and change negative thoughts and behaviors.

Motivational interviewing: Motivational interviewing is a type of therapy that helps people overcome resistance to change and make positive choices.

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT): MAT is a type of treatment that uses medications to help people manage withdrawal symptoms and cravings.

Holistic treatments: Holistic treatments focus on healing the whole person, including the mind, body, and spirit. Some examples of holistic treatments include acupuncture, yoga, and meditation.

The best type of addiction treatment for you will depend on your individual needs and preferences. It is important to talk to a doctor or addiction specialist to get help choosing the right treatment program for you.

Tips on choosing a free rehab center in New Haven, CT

  • Make sure the center is accredited. Accreditation means that the center has met certain standards of quality and patient care. You can find accredited rehab centers by visiting the websites of the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) or The Joint Commission (TJC).
  • Check the center's track record. How long has the center been in operation? What is its success rate? You can find this information by reading online reviews or by contacting the center directly.
  • Consider the center's treatment approach. Does the center offer a variety of treatment modalities, or does it focus on one approach? What is the center's philosophy on addiction treatment?
  • Find out what the center's aftercare program is like. Aftercare is essential to long-term recovery. Make sure the center you choose offers a comprehensive aftercare program.
  • Make sure the center is a good fit for you. Consider your individual needs and preferences when choosing a rehab center. For example, if you have a co-occurring mental health disorder, you'll need to find a center that offers dual diagnosis treatment.

Here are some additional tips:

  • Ask about the center's admission process. What documentation do you need to provide? Is there a waiting list?
  • Find out what the center's policies are on insurance and financial assistance. Will the center accept your insurance? Does the center offer financial assistance to patients who need it?
  • Visit the center in person, if possible. This will give you a chance to meet the staff, see the facilities, and get a feel for the center's atmosphere.
  • Talk to people who have been to the center. Ask them about their experiences and whether they would recommend the center to others.
Choosing a rehab center is an important decision. By following these tips, you can find a free rehab center in New Haven, CT that is right for you.

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Important Definitions

Sliding Scale Treatment Fees that are variable based on the clients ability to pay. Fees are reduced for lower income persons or have less money due to high expenses.

Non-Profit Treatment Many non profit treatment programs are free or are lower cost due to the non profit organizations status.

Faith-Based Treatment Many religious organizations offer drug and alcohol recovery treatment at no cost as part of their ministry services. Many also offer payment assistance for those that qualify.

Medicaid Payment Assistance Medicaid often covers payment for alcohol and drug treatment. Medicaid coverage do differ by State. We provide recovery centers and programs that do accept Medicaid as payment for treatment.

Payment Assistance Payment assistance is available at a large group of treatment centers. We list this detail in the description. Payment assistance programs are often structured due to the situation. You will need to call the location to find out specific details on payment assistance programs.

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