Addiction Services

NSMHA offers a variety of Addiction Treatment and Recovery Support Services for adults and adolescents experiencing drug and/or alcohol misuse, as well as individuals and families affected by addiction. We offer the following services:

Outpatient Addiction Services

  • Urgent Care, walk-in clinical assessments and therapy;
  • Intensive Outpatient Program and Structured Outpatient Addiction Program (IOP & SOAP)
  • Individual and group therapy
  • Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT) and Psychiatry
  • Day Treatment program

Residential Addiction Treatment Programs (Referrals required)

  • Meridian House, an institution in East Boston, is a residential group home designed to help residents gain the skills they need to maintain their sobriety and live successfully within the community.
  • Hanton House, our newest program in Chelsea, is for people with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.

 Recovery Support Services

  • Free 24/7 Recovery Support Hotline – call 844-NSPEERS (844-677-3377)
  • Recovery Support Centers – Peer-led community centers located in Roxbury and East Boston
  • Recovery Coaching

Adolescent Addiction Treatment Services

  • Individual therapy
  • A-CRA: short-term therapy for individuals ages 12-24 years.
  • MINDeaze school-based programming in Winthrop and Chelsea; by referral
  • Recovery Coaching
  • Assessments