Harmony house

Name of the Agency:  High Point and Affiliated Organizations/SEMCOA

Name of the House/Facility:  Harmony House

Address:    234 Earle St. New Bedford, MA 02746

Phone (O):   508-992-8948

Phone (F):   508-993-1692

Website:   www.semcoa.org

Mission Statement:
SEMCOA’s (Southeast Massachusetts Council on Advocacy) mission is to advocate for and provide support to individuals, families, and communities in the areas of substance use, mental illness, domestic violence, homelessness, and parenting.

Program Type:  Men’s Residential Recovery Treatment Program (adults 18 and older)

About:  Harmony House is a 26-bed residential recovery treatment program for those identifying as male ages 18 and over, who are recovering from substance use disorders. This includes homeless and chronically homeless individuals, and men who want to reintegrate to community living. The average length of stay is between 3-6 months. Services include individual counseling, treatment planning/aftercare planning, referrals to mental health outpatient, medical care, educational/vocational services, and sober housing. In addition, Harmony House provides psycho-educational groups such as relapse prevention, opioid overdose prevention, MAT, life skills, nicotine prevention, as well as HIV/AIDS and health/nutrition education. Clients on or seeking referral for Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) welcome.

Admission Criteria:  Clients must meet Level 3.1 ASAM criteria. Biomedical/behavioral stability, high risk of relapse, need for structured treatment program, motivation to participate in recovery/treatment.

Referral Process:
Central admissions conducts telephone screenings upon receiving referrals from appropriate agencies, including verification of recent detoxification or release from an institution where the SUD history is documented.

Admission Contact:
Central Admissions:  800-233-4478