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Kelly House is a therapeutic home for women with substance use disorders who are pregnant or have infants up to six months old. It is a safe, structured, home-like environment where the journey to recovery begins.
Kelly House residents participate in treatment specifically designed to meet the unique needs and issues of a mother or expectant mother in recovery.
Individualized treatment at Kelly House includes:
Case Management Services are available to each woman to assist her in maximizing self-sufficiency. Clinical staff will assist in linking with community resources and prenatal medical care, well-baby check-ups and any other medical care required.
Kelly House is named in honor of Mary Kelly, a substance abuse professional who has dedicated her life’s work to advocating for people seeking to recover from substance abuse – especially women. Mary is now retired but still remains proactive on behalf of the recovering community.
The Kelly House program is available for those that meet the following criteria:
Referrals are accepted from a wide variety of agencies including:
Priority admission to the Kelly House program is given to:
In accordance with 45 CFR §96.131 Treatment Services for Pregnant Women of the Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment Block Grant, pregnant women are given preference in admissions to this program/facility. Priority admission is as follows: (1) Pregnant women using substances intravenously, (2) Pregnant women with a substance use disorder, (3) Women using substances intravenously, (4) All others.