Addiction Resource Guide

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Individualized, holistic 12-Step-based recovery program designed to addresss the physical, emotional and spiritual issues of alcoholism and drug dependency."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Hazelden views alcoholism and drug dependency as chronic, treatable illnesses which can be arrested using medical, psychological and long-term holistic approaches of abstinence and change."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Important to address at all stages of recovery, dual diagnosis issues are treated at same time as the primary illness."

Family Program:

"Non-confrontational program, based on the principles of Al-Anon, offering education, support and coping strategies."

Additional Characteristics:

"Intensive clinical services delivered in an atmosphere of dignity and respect."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Essential to a quality recovery."


  • Number of Beds: 179
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 7550 (all Hazelden sites)
    Average Length of Stay Data Not Supplied
    Percent of Women 30%
    Percent under age 25 5%
    Percent with College Education: DNS
    Percent Covered by Public assistance DNS
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: DNS

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No


Facility has separate program for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Family
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Men
  • Professional Training
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Women

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Healthcare Professionals

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating


    Self-pay Cost: Varies
    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 Minnesota
    Type of License: DNS
    Accredited by: JCAHO with commendation; CARF

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 257-7810
    General Information: (800) 257-7810
    Address: P.O. Box 11
    Center City, MN 55012