Kickstart Residential Addiction Treatment

Long Term Residential Program



Number of Beds: 30
Detox Available: No


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 110
Average Length of Stay 8 Months
Percent of Women 0%
Percent under age 25 35%
Percent with College Education: 5%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 0%

Admissions Procedures:

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



Facility has group sessions for:

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Crystal Meth
  • Domestic Violence
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana
  • Men
  • Methadone
  • Native American
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescriton Drugs
  • Young Adults (18-25)



Self-pay Cost: $170 per week
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: No
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes



Licensed by: Hall County, GA
Type of License: Counseling
Accredited by: None


Self Description:

“Residential treatment; ‘adult males.'”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Personal responsibility.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“In some cases meds are necessary to ‘level the playing field.'”

Family Program:

“After first level of our 3 level program residents are encouraged to start working on repairing relations with family.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“Everything is to enhance chances for long term recovery in AA or NA.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Teach assertive communications.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Kickstart requires all residents to secure full-time employment and invest in their treatment by paying out of their own earnings. This allows our residents real life, practical opportunities to employ the principles learned.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 9 Stallworth St.
Gainesville, GA 30501