Addiction Resource Guide

Kent House, Inc.

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Kent House, Inc. residential program provides comprehensive, individualized treatment with emphasis on 12 Step recovery involvement."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Kent House, Inc. believes that anyone suffering from the disease of chemical dependency deserves the right to a healthy lifestyle free from substance dependence."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"We work closely with diagnosing/treating professional to impact the patient's substance difficulty while maintaining an appropriate quality of care for MH diagnosis."

Family Program:

"Kent House, Inc. is the only substance abuse facility in Rhode Island that engages family members in a group setting with their partners."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Strong advocates."

Position on Confrontation:

"We support appropriate, therapeutic confrontation, with respect and dignity."


  • Number of Beds: 24
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 138
    Average Length of Stay 90 days
    Percent of Women 0%
    Percent under 25 15%
    Percent with College Education: 15%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 30%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:10%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has separate program for:
  • Deaf
  • Men

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Relapse
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Women
  • Domestic Violence


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


    Licensed by: State of Rhode Island Dept. of Health
    Type of License: Substance Abuse Treatment Facility
    Accredited by: None

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (401) 781-2700
    General Information: (401) 781-2700
    Address: 2020 Elmwood Ave.
    Warwick, RI 02888