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Valley Hope

Atchison Valley Hope

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"To provide a quality continuum of comprehensive treatment in a caring atmosphere and at a reasonable price, for all people experiencing problems with alcohol or other drug addictions."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Individualized treatment based on disease concept of alcoholism/drug addiction and grounded in 12 Step philosophy with a strong emphasis on family participation, spirituality and continuing care placement."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Valley Hope is licensed for alcohol/drug addiction treatment only and provides care to individuals with other disorders which can be clinically and/or medically monitored in a non-hospital setting."

Family Program:

"Valley Hope believes alcoholism and other drug addictions are family diseases and has involved family members in the treatment process since 1947."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Treatment services based on 12 Step involvement are an integral part of Valley Hope's philosophy of care."

Position on Confrontation:

"Concern, love and respect based on the individual's human dignity are what guide confrontation."

Additional Characteristics:

"Spirituality. Treatment focuses on meeting physical, mental, social and spiritual needs. Multi-disciplinary approach with professionally trained staff/counselors."


    Number of Beds: 65
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 561
    Average Length of Stay 20.5 days
    Percent of Women Data Not Supplied
    Percent under age 25 DNS
    Percent with College Education: 30%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance DNS
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:5%

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes


Facility has separate program for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Methodone
  • Women

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Clergy
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Men
  • Relapse
  • Women
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)


    Self-pay Cost: Rates depend on length of stay; call for information
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes


    Licensed by: State of Kansas, State of Missouri
    Type of License: Alcohol/Drug Addiction Treatment
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: 1-800-544-5101
    General Information: (800) 544-5101
    Address: 1814 N. Second, POB 312
    Atchison, KS 66002-0312
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