VOA Recovery

Substance Use Recovery

Freedom House | Liberty Place | Recovery Reintegration | Family Recovery Court | Recovery Community Center

Take your life back from substance use disorder.

Louisville Kentucky (502) 635-4530 | Southeast Kentucky (606) 658-8050

Our programs incorporate evidence-based clinical services provided by licensed and trained treatment professionals with a focus on recovery. We work with a diverse group of individuals, from pregnant and parenting women to men exiting incarceration. All of our facilities are licensed and accredited by the Council on Accreditation. While the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) reports the national average of relapse ranges from 40 to 60% depending on the substance misused, Volunteers of America’s programs help clients achieve and maintain sobriety at rates higher than the national averages.

Men’s Residential Services

Liberty Place 

Provides residential treatment to men who are seeking help with substance use disorder. This program uses a multi-dimensional recovery approach focused on reintegration into the community. Liberty Place offers substance use and co-occurring disorders treatment for men through individual, group, family therapy and psychiatric care while using evidence-based practices. Clients in this program attend 12-step or other peer-based recovery meetings in the community to support their recovery treatment.

Women’s Residential Services

Freedom House

Our Women’s Addiction Recovery Services provide a residential treatment program for alcohol and/or drug dependent pregnant women and women with young children. This holistic and comprehensive program is designed to treat women with substance use disorders, to break the cycle of substance use in families, to reunite families broken apart by substance use and to promote the birth of healthy, drug-free babies. This program opened in 1993 in Louisville, Kentucky. In 2020 it expanded to Clay County and now expanding again in 2024 to serve more women. Expanding to Daviess and Lincoln Counties in 2024.

This program is funded in part by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Kentucky Department of Behavioral Health.

VOA Recovery – Women’s Transitional Living Program: This program is designed to provide a sober living environment for women with young children who are in recovery from substance use disorder. The program can serve up to seven families at a time and aims to increase housing stability, as lack of safe, affordable housing can be a major barrier to long-term recovery. Mothers in the program pay a service fee based on their income level, allowing their families to work and save money or pursue educational goals while they live in a community of other families committed to long-term recovery for up to two years.

Recovery Reintegration Program

Our Recovery Reintegration program works with people in recovery to return to the workforce. This program offers job placement, training and follow-up. In addition, career counseling, mentoring and financial assistance. The following Kentucky counties are eligible for this program: Bell, Clay, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, McCreary, Pulaski, Lincoln, Rockcastle, Scott, Franklin, Clark, Fayette, Jessamine, Madison and Whitley.

Family Recovery Court Program

Ensures that parents who enter become responsible caregivers with resources to provide safe, stable homes for their children through the collaborative services provided by our community. The following Kentucky counties are eligible for this program: Clay, Lincoln, Jackson, Leslie, Pulaski, Rockcastle and Hardin.

Recovery Community Center

A place where people can meet, gather, fellowship and share. This process will allow folks to strengthen their recovery in a safe, supportive and non-judgmental setting. The RCC strives to be a community resource for education, information, support and socialization for those in recovery and their family and friends. We focus on Peer Recovery Support Services (PRSS). RCC’s goal is to assist in removing barriers and to provide access to support and resources to those who seek to achieve and sustain long-term recovery. The following Kentucky counties are eligible for this program: Clay, Lincoln, Pulaski, and Rockcastle.

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