Independent Living

After successfully graduating from the Hope Homes program, which generally takes 6 months – 1 year, residents can apply for the “Independent Living” program. This program allows residents a great deal of autonomy but still provides them with many Hope Homes support services. It is the perfect way to transition from life in a recovery residence to living on one’s own.

Hope Homes Graduation Criteria

  • Completion of 6 months at Hope Homes
  • Approval from staff
  • Demonstrated leadership in the Hope Homes community
  • Home group Attendance and regular contact with 12 Step sponsor
  • Completion of the 12 Steps
  • Demonstrated service work in the 12 Step community
  • 90 Day period of consistent work with an outside therapist
  • Regular attendance at treatment aftercare, if treatment participated occurred at a local center
  • No counselor interventions within 60 days of application
  • No outstanding balance