Recovery@50Plus Program

Specialized drug and alcohol rehab for older adults

Recovery at 50 Plus - Addiction Treatment for Older AdultsFocused Addiction Treatment for Adults 50+

In recognizing and most-effectively treating addiction, age matters.

Men and women age 50 and over have distinct physiological, emotional, spiritual, and mental health needs that require focused attention and care in addiction treatment.

The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation's Recovery@50Plus inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment program is designed exclusively for today's active Baby Boom generation and older.

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Contact us anytime by completing our confidential contact us or call us at 1-866-831-5700.

Treating Baby Boomers and Seniors

Addiction experts developed our Recovery@50Plus treatment program to address:

  • age-specific issues related to physical health, mental acuity, career, family structure, financial security, and more
  • health and wellness concerns such as medication management, chronic pain, nutrition, sexual health, and more
  • the importance of rediscovering purpose and meaning in life
  • the stigma of addiction and the impact of shame on recovery

Our specialized substance abuse treatment for older adults also incorporates:

  • individually paced care, scheduled to fit your life and needs
  • a supportive recovery community where you can connect with others who have similar life experiences
  • guest speakers who discuss finding recovery later in life

Customized Treatment Based on Your Needs

In developing your individualized rehab plan, our clinicians take many factors into account, including:

  • age
  • physical and mental health
  • gender
  • family history
  • substances used

Understanding your whole picture is important in developing the best possible plan to help you get well and stay well.

Ongoing Support and Recovery

As you near discharge, you will receive a continuing care plan with specific recommendations that could include:

  • ongoing therapy
  • participation in support groups
  • recovery support services specific to your age group

Coordinating Your Care

Before treatment ends, our clinicians will work with you to make key decisions about your care moving forward, including:

  • determining the level of involvement of your health care provider
  • identifying support people for you
  • helping you decide on recovery activities and support groups

Are you or a loved one struggling with alcohol or other drugs?

Call toll-free to speak confidentially with a recovery expert now.

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Clare's Story

In this video learn how the Recovery@50Plus addiction treatment program at Hazelden in Naples helped to change one woman's life.

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