The Journey Home

Long Term Residential



Number of Beds: 16
Detox Available: Yes

Last Year’s Admissions:

Adolescents: 15
Adults: 10
Average Length of Stay 6-9 months
Percent of Women 100%
Percent under 25 85%
Percent with College Education: 30%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 80%

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:

  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Women

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Crystal Meth Addiction¬†<liDomestic Violence</li
  • Family
  • Grief & Loss
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Medication Management
  • Methadone
  • Native American
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Physically Challenged
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Spirituality
  • Veterans
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)



Self-pay Cost per Week: Call for Fees
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: Louisiana Dept. of Health & Hospitals
Type of License: Halfway House
Accredited by: N/A


Self Description:

“The Journey Home is an open ended program designed to meet the specific needs of each resident.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“We believe that it is necessary to intervene with care against the physical, psychological, social, vocational and spiritual crisis exhibited by the addicted resident.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“We are a dual diagnosis facility with neuropsych testing, psychiatric and medical services available.”

Family Program:

“We believe our job is to put families back together, not keep them apart.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“12 Step based with required meetings, sponsors, home groups, service work, etc.”

Position On Confrontation:

“We believe that confrontation without care and concern is brutality and that true empathetic confrontation is a gift.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Female specific with all female counseling staff and 2 to 1 client to counselor ratio.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 10875 Fontenot Rd.
Denham Springs, LA 70726