Addiction Resource Guide

Focus Healthcare of MeadowWood Hospital

Psychiatric Hospital with Integrated Chemical Dependency Treatment

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"MeadowWood Behavioral HealthSystem provides comprehensive treatment with an emphasis on evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of mental illness and chemical dependency."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Our treatment is comprehensive, individualized, multi-modal and outcome focused."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Focus on Recovery is an inpatient dual diagnosis program for adults."

Family Program:

"There is intensive family involvement in the treatment process for both adults and adolescents."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"The program utilizes a 12 Step philosophy and approaches each individual from a holistic perspective."

Additional Characteristics:

"24 hour Access Line; Focus on Recovery; Adolescent and Young Adolescent program."


    Number of Beds: 53
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adolescent Admits 410
    Total Adult Admits 1237
    Average Length of Stay 8 days
    Percent of Women 50%
    Percent under 25 35%
    Percent with College Education 13%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 40%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification90%

  • 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:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Acute Care
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Men
  • Methadone
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Family
  • Parenting/Life Skills


    Self-pay Cost per Day: $800
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: Yes
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No


    Licensed by: State of Delaware
    Type of License: Detox/Residential and Psychiatric Hospital
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 234-0420
    General Information: (302) 328-3330
    Address: 575 S. duPont Highway
    New Castle, DE 19720