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Buffalo, NY 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 Buffalo, New York.

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 Buffalo, New York. 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 Buffalo, NY


  • Margaret A. Stutzman Addiction Treatment Center

    Email Website Learn more 360 Forest Avenue
    Buffalo, NY - 14213
    (716) 882-4900

    The Margaret A. Stutzman Addiction Treatment Center was established in 1967 and is operated by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services. The Addiction Treatment Center is a public, not for profit facility licensed and operated under the auspices of the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services and is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. Criteria for .. see more

  • The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center Buffalo

    Email Website Learn more 1080 Military Rd
    Buffalo, NY - 14217
    (716) 875-2533

    The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center serves as a haven for men who have a sincere desire to lift themselves from the bottom of their addictions. At the Buffalo Adult Rehabilitation Center, they believe anyone can change if they are willing, open and accepting of the program. People come to The Salvation Army's Adult Rehabilitation Center to receive treatment for a myriad of issues. These issues may include: Alcoholism Addiction .. see more

  • Buffalo Adult & Teen Challenge

    Email Website Learn more 124 Locust St.
    Buffalo, NY - 14204
    (716) 855-0602

    9-12 month faith based residential men's recovery treatment facility. Their facility provides a structured environment, highly monitored and supervised. The services that they offer to individuals seeking treatment: Start Right Curriculum group and personal class studies, outside speakers, group counseling, individual mentoring, vocational training, and outreach programs that are all geared to enhance and instill life skills. For almos .. see more

  • Terrace House

    Email Website Learn more 291 Elm Street
    Buffalo, NY - 14203
    (716) 831-1800

    Horizon Village Terrace House offers you a safe place for medically supervised withdrawal from substances such as opiates, alcohol and/or benzodiazepines. Length of stay is based on clients ability to stabilize and reach their clinical milestones. Most patients after the completion of the detoxification protocol will transition in to stabilization services.  The admittance to this program depends on your individual needs. This program .. see more

  • Erie County Medical Center - ECMC

    Email Website Learn more 462 Grider Street, 9th Floor
    Buffalo, NY - 14215
    (716) 898-3415

    ECMC offers individuals and families the most comprehensive alcohol and drug addiction rehab services available in Western New York, with inpatient and outpatient programs to support patients with their needed level of care. All treatment programs provide state-of-the-art medications to treat addictions, as well as counseling and other support for the best chance of success. Along with emergency psychiatric care 24 hours a day, 7 days a .. see more

  • Lake Shore Behavioral Health

    Email Website Learn more 951 Niagara Street
    Buffalo, NY - 14213
    (716) 883-5344

    Lake Shore has four outpatient clinics and a residential substance abuse treatment facility for pregnant and parenting women and their children; also have a specialized substance abuse program for adolescents ages 17 and under. Services: *Mental Health Counseling and Rehabilitation *Substance Abuse Treatment and Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) *Adolescent, Adult and Family Counseling *Residential Substance Abuse Treatm .. see more

  • Union Losson Recovery Center Outpatient

    Email Website Learn more 2563 Union Road
    Buffalo, NY - 14227
    (716) 668-7622

    Union Losson envision a future where all individuals who need and want help can easily access Horizons effective health and recovery services. Using emerging technologies and best practices, they will provide innovative services beyond the boundaries of WNY. In this future, Horizon is widely recognized as a great employer, having the highest quality staff and providing state of the art effective services. .. see more

Free Rehab Centers Near Buffalo, NY

Due to the low number of listings in Buffalo, we have added area listings below. All listings are within 30 miles of Buffalo.
  • Horizon Bouelvard Recovery Center

    Learn more 1370 Niagara Falls Boulevard
    Tonawanda, NY - 14150
    (716) 833-3708

    Horizon Bouelvard Recovery Center provides substance abuse treatment for adult men and women in an outpatient setting. These services include but are not limited to behavioral therapy, trauma related counseling, individual and group counseling, family and marital counseling, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention and anger management. Typ .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 6 miles from Buffalo

  • Delta Village Inc SRR

    Learn more 6302 Inducon Drive
    Sanborn, NY - 14132
    (716) 650-5550

    Delta Village Inc SRR provides substance abuse treatment services to adult men and women in an outpatient setting. These services include but are not limited to behavioral health, trauma related counseling, individual and group counseling, anger management, motivational interviewing and relapse prevention. Types of payment accepted include cash .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 15 miles from Buffalo

  • Northpointe Niagara Falls Outpatient Clinic

    Email Website Learn more 1001 11th Street
    Niagara Falls, NY - 14301
    (716) 278-8110

    Northpointe Outpatient provides substance abuse treatment for adult men and women in an outpatient setting. These services include but are not limited to behavioral therapy, trauma related counseling, individual and group counseling, family and marital counseling, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention and anger management. Services are .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 17 miles from Buffalo

  • Somerset House

    Website Learn more 7397 Lake Road
    Appleton, NY - 14008
    (716) 795-3719

    Somerset House provides substance abuse treatment services in an outpatient and hospital inpatient setting to adult men and women. These services include but are not limited to alcohol detoxification, drug detoxification, motivational interviewing, individual and group counseling, family and marital counseling, anger management and relapse preven .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 33 miles from Buffalo

  • Renaissance House Residential Treatment

    Email Website Learn more 920 Harlem Road
    West Seneca, NY - 14224
    (716) 827-9462

    Renaissance Campus is a non profit organization. Renaissance Campus is a 62-bed residential treatment campus offering a continuum of care for chemically dependent adolescents. The Campus primarily serves the 8 counties of Western New York. The campus has three facilities: Renaissance House, Stepping Stones, Promise House. The facilitie .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 4 miles from Buffalo

  • Northpointe Lockport Outpatient Substance Abuse Clinic

    Email Website Learn more 41 Main Street
    Lockport, NY - 14094
    (716) 433-3846

    Northpointe Outpatient provides substance abuse treatment for adult men and women in an outpatient setting. These services include but are not limited to behavioral therapy, trauma related counseling, individual and group counseling, family and marital counseling, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention and anger management. Services are co .. see more
    Rehab Center Location: 20 miles from Buffalo


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Free Rehab in all of Erie County, NY

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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 Buffalo, NY

There are many different types of addiction treatment available in Buffalo, NY. 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 Buffalo, NY

  • 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 Buffalo, NY 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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