Family First provides the support necessary for women to overcome addiction. The program provides specialized supports to mothers through on-site child care and transportation eliminating the common barriers mothers face when seeking help for problems with drugs or alcohol.
- Individual and group therapy
- Psychoeducation group
- Individual case management
- Outreach services
- Special seminars
Family First provides an intensive, three level substance abuse outpatient treatment plan for women with children. The Intensive Outpatient Program is a minimum of 12 weeks.
- Three group sessions a week
- One individual session a week
- Two 12-step meetings a week
- At least one urine drug screening each week
The Continuing Care Group is a minimum of 12 weeks. Individuals are required to attend one group meeting a week and three 12-step meetings a week. Individuals must also complete both levels of care to be considered as having successfully completed treatment. There is a third level of care that requires weekly contact and monthly urine drug screens. The length of time for this level is determined by the counselor and client and may last up to one year.
Women who have children and who reside in Camden or Gloucester Counties are eligible for this program. Priority admission will be give to women who are pregnant.