What is sober living?
Sober living is residential living for individuals who have completed drug or alcohol treatment programs. Sober living is, usually, not exclusive to people only leaving treatment; some facilities will accept people off the street. The point of sober living is to reintegrate recovering addicts/alcoholics back into society.
Why is sober living important?
Sober living is extremely important because of the community of recovering addicts/alcoholics inside of the homes. Sober living homes can offer a tremendous experience of how to cope with life, without the seclusion of treatment, while also having the peer support at home. Structure, accountability, respect, and tolerance of others is a big part of learning at sober living.
How to know which sober living is the best for you?
Finding a sober living with a simple yet productive, basic structure is very important. There are many types of sober living houses. Finding the right one could seem like a head-ache but, don’t worry, we are here to help.