Sober Living in Worcester, Massachusetts

Sober Living in Worcester, Massachusetts

Structured Sober Living | Worcester, Massachusetts

Structured Sober Living is a term used to describe a sober house with a set structure for guests, typically including curfew, meeting requirements, mandatory drug, and alcohol screening, and other recovery support services and amenities. All Vanderburgh House homes are structured sober living environments.

Sober House Certification in Massachusetts

Sober living homes in Massachusetts are certified by MASH, the Massachusetts Alliance for Sober Housing. The Massachusetts Alliance for Sober Living is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to support recovery guests throughout Massachusetts and to practice national quality standards for recovery residences. MASH inspects and certifies Massachusetts sober living homes, provides training to sober house operators, and maintains a forum for exchanging ideas, solving problems, providing guidance, and acting as an advocate for sober house operators well as sober living guests.

Addiction Recovery Resources in Worcester, Massachusetts

Worcester’s strong community leaders have a longstanding commitment to working together in service of those in recovery, including collaborations with the Worcester Sheriff’s Office, Worcester Police Department, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and many private organizations. Worcester, Massachusetts is home to many organizations serving those in recovery, and many of Worcester’s organizations reach throughout Worcester County with addiction recovery resources.

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Read our Addiction Recovery Resources Article on recovery resources in the City of Worcester.

Addiction Recovery Resources in Worcester, Massachusetts

🏠 Elm Sober House | Sober Living for Men in Worcester, Massachusetts

The Elm Sober House is a MASH Certified men’s sober house in Worcester, Massachusetts. The sober living home is conveniently located in a quiet area of Downtown Worcester, close to Elm Park. The Elm men’s sober house is operated by Vanderburgh House, headquartered in Worcester, Massachusetts. Our organization is dedicated to providing sober living with unmatched quality and service.

Residents enjoy large bedrooms in this renovated historic home, offering both modern amenities and exquisite historic detail. The home offers off-street parking, a private yard, and close proximity to all that Worcester has to offer men in recovery.

🏠 Germain Sober House | Sober Living for Women in Worcester, Massachusetts

Welcome to our Germain Sober House, a MASH Certified sober house in Worcester, Massachusetts serving women in recovery. This historic sober living estate is located in West Worcester close to Elm Park. Our Germain Sober House is a fixture in the Worcester recovery community, as well as our oldest and strongest sober living home in Worcester. Founded in 2016, the Germain Sober House has served countless women as they leave a clinical treatment setting and transition to independent living. We invite guests from all walks of life to this beautiful sober living home.

Germain’s sober living is a family of choice: a group of women dedicated to building a better life free from drugs and alcohol. Led by an experienced House Mentor, guests enjoy group activities, recovery coaching, and the independence to build a new and exciting life. The home itself offers a spacious common area, large and private bedrooms, plenty of bathrooms, and a luxury chef’s kitchen. The grounds of this stately sober house offer a quiet covered sitting area, gardens, an ivy-covered carriage house, and a private yard for group activities.

🏘️ Nearby Sober Living in Massachusetts

Vanderburgh House is proud to offer sober living elsewhere in Massachusetts! Take a look at our nearby locations in this link.

🏠 Worcester, Massachusetts Sober Living

Vanderburgh House is a sober living operator headquartered in Worcester, Massachusetts, offering sober living for both men and women throughout the state. Vanderburgh House is the first and only organization offering charters for sober living homes in New England, each following a set of strict quality standards and offering unmatched service to residents. The Sober House Directory highly recommends any chartered Vanderburgh House home.


🏠 Oxford House in Worcester, Massachusetts

There are several Oxford House model sober living homes throughout Massachusetts, including one nearby in Lowell, MA. Vanderburgh House serves our guests in a structured sober living model. Oxford House operates differently, relying solely on peer support, typically with less structure, and typically serving guests who are looking for a sober living environment without the oversight and structure in place with certified sober living homes.

For a directory of Oxford House locations in Massachusetts, please visit the Sober House Directory or Oxford House Massachusetts locations.