The search for the best rehab centers across the nation now brings us to Minnesota. Some of these drug rehab centers in Minnesota are world-renowned, and nearly all incorporate the principles of the 12-step program into their treatment methods. In order to rate the centers, we took into account criteria like staff, food and nutrition, overall experience, and effectiveness and, after ranking and filtering the list, now present the 10 best rehabs in Minnesota.
1. Hazelden, Center City
Founded in 1949 at a lakeside farmhouse, Hazelden is now one of the world’s largest and most respected not-for-profit drug and alcohol addiction treatment centers. Their treatment programs include assessments and evaluations, residential treatment, recovery management, and a family program. In 2014, Hazelden joined with the Betty Ford Center in order to provide even more encompassing treatment to those suffering from the reaches of addiction.
For more information on this facility go to www.hazeldenbettyford.org/locations/center-city
2. New Beginnings, Minnetonka
At New Beginnings, a treatment center for those with drug and alcohol addictions, individuals receive customized treatment plans in both inpatient and outpatient treatment programs. Their family counseling offers even those more indirectly affected by addition the chance to get help. Treatment is based on the principles of the 12-step philosophy.
For more information on this facility go to https://www.nbminnesota.com/
3. The Retreat, Wayzata
The Retreat is a drug and alcohol addiction treatment center with a variety of programs available to help the individual, no matter who they are or what their story, heal from drug and alcohol addiction. Their programs include men and women’s residential treatment, outpatient, a family program, sober housing and treatment for older adults. Their treatment methods are based on the 12-step principles.
For more information on this facility go to https://www.theretreat.org/
4. RiverView Recovery Center, Crookston
RiverView Recovery Center, a division of RiverView Health, is a center for the treatment of chemical dependency. They offer day treatment, intensive outpatient program, relapse prevention, individual care, Driving with Care (DWC) and Driving While Impaired (DWI) education, family program and Rule 25 Assessments.
For more information on this facility go to riverviewhealth.org
5. Fairview Recovery Services, Minneapolis
At Fairview Recovery Services, individuals are treated according to their needs, whether they be emotional, social, cultural, physical or spiritual. Treatment includes inpatient and outpatient options and is based on the principles found in the 12-step program. Family members are included in education and therapy programs so they will be better able to support their loved ones in their recovery.
For more information on this facility go to https://www.fairview.org/
6. Transitions, Saint Paul
Aptly named, Transitions is an organization that seeks to aid individuals in recovery from drug and alcohol addictions after they have left an inpatient rehab facility. Their four sober living programs give individuals options to find what will best suit their recovery. Transitions also offers outpatient services for those who feel able to live in their own home environment.
For more information on this facility go to www.transitions.pro/
7. Center for Alcohol & Drug Treatment, Duluth
Previously the Center on Problem Drinking, the Center for Alcohol & Drug Treatment still has the same goals as it did under its previous name; it seeks to provide chemical health, substance abuse, addiction treatment and recovery services for anyone seeking help. Their trained staff includes counselors, psychiatrists, social workers, general medicine physicians and nurses.
For more information on this facility go to http://cadt.org/
8. The Lost and Found Ministry, Moorhead
The Lost and Found Ministry is a Christian-based treatment center for those struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. Their professional counselors are licensed in addiction and drug counseling and offer caring and confidential group and private counseling.
For more information on this facility go to www.lostandfoundrecoverycenter.org/
9. ShareHouse, Moorhead
ShareHouse is a drug and alcohol addiction treatment center that offers varying levels of treatment from intensive primary residential care to outpatient care. Their programs use the 12 steps structure of treatment, partnered with co-occurring disorder, chemical dependency and specialty group treatments.
For more information on this facility go to https://sharehouse.org/
10. Greenhouse Recovery Center, St. Paul
Greenhouse Recovery Center provides post-treatment transitional housing to those in recovery from drug and alcohol addictions. They are a 22-bed facility and offer housing to men for up to 180 days while most men stay for 60 to 90 days. Residents are expected to abide by the rules and expectations in order to remain in the housing; included in these expectations are their attending house meetings and outside 12 step meetings.
For more information on this facility go to www.greenhouserecoverycenter.com/
Minnesota Counties Drug and Alcohol Rehabs
- Anoka (19)
Blue Earth (13)
Crow Wing (13)
Lac qui Parle (1)
Mille Lacs (5)
Otter Tail (9)
St. Louis (37)
Yellow Medicine (1)