Charlford House

By: Charlford House  09-12-2011

The Charlford House program offers the following:

  • Supportive drug and alcohol-free environment
  • Accommodation
  • Balanced meals
  • Aerobics twice weekly with a certified instructor
  • Group and individual counselling
  • Addiction education
  • Guidance and direction within the context of the 12 Steps
  • Motivational guest speakers
  • Written exercises
  • Contracting of responsibilities
  • Resource referrals
  • Recreation activities and socialization
  • Personal development opportunities

To join the Charlford House program, you must:

  • Earnestly desire freedom from substance abuse and its consequences
  • Be an adult woman 19 years old or older
  • Be willing to participate in a telephone interview
    (Monday to Friday)
  • Join a wait listing following the interview
  • Agree to a screening interview before being accepted into
    the program
  • Consider all funding sources
  • Undergo detoxification
  • Agree to a minimum commitment of 90 days
  • Commit yourself to participating in the 12 Step Program
  • Be psychologically, physically, and socially ready to participate in a structured recovery program
  • Determine your length of stay (this is open, according
    to your needs)