Addiction Resource Guide

Mrs. Wilson's Halfway House

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Mrs. Wilson's Halfway House: work-days, program-nights."

Treatment Philosophy:

"12 Step and cognitive."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Do not treat."

Family Program:

"New one beginning January 2000."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"12 Step very important, particularly for aftercare support."


  • Number of Beds: 14
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adult Admits: 31
    Average Length of Stay 148 days
    Percent of Women 100%
    Percent under age 25 11%
    Percent with College Education: 5%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 95%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 0%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has special track for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Family
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obsessive/Compulsive
  • Relapse

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Methadone


    Self-pay Cost: $875 per week
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: No
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No


    Licensed by: Dept. of Community Affairs
    Type of License: Boarding & Rooming House
    Accredited by: N/A

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (973) 540-0116
    General Information: (973) 540-1781
    Address: P.O. Box 9175
    Morristown, NJ 07963-9175