Addiction Resource Guide
KidsPeace Centers for kids in Crisis
Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"We are a moderate length of stay adolescent treatment program that addresses alcohol and other drug problems along with mental health problems."

Treatment Philosophy:

"We are a therapeutic community emphasizing personal responsibility, honesty, and commitment to positive values/lifestyle."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"We are a dual diagnostic program. We recognize the need to recognize the multiple problems any client presents, and provide quality care."

Family Program:

"Our Family Program consists of weekly educational programming with discussion groups: family counseling is an on-going part of our program."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"We teach the Principles of the 12 Step Program and involve residents in NA/AA meetings. We encourage family involvement in Al Anon."

Position on Confrontation:

"We confront residents in an honest, direct, kind and as necessary, firm fashion."


  • Number of Beds: 19
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 69
    Average Length of Stay 60 days
    Percent of Women 30%
    Percent under 25 100%
    Percent with College Education: N/A
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 20%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:40%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has separate program for:
  • Adolescent (Ages 13-18)
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Codependency


    Self-pay Cost: $2450 per week
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: Data Not Supplied
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: DNS
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes


    Licensed by: PA Division of D&A Licensing/ PA. Dept. of Children's Youth Services; NJ Dept. of Human Services
    Type of License: Full
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: 1-800-8KID-123
    General Information: 1-800-8KID-123
    Address: 5300 KidsPeace Drive
    Orefield, PA 18069