Whaling City Sober House | Sober Living for Men in New Bedford, Massachusetts

New Bedford, MA, USA
Sober Living for Men in New Bedford, Massachusetts

New Bedford, Massachusetts, is a vibrant and historic town that offers a unique blend of coastal charm, cultural richness, and opportunities for individuals in recovery from addiction. Located on the picturesque shores of Buzzards Bay, New Bedford’s scenic beauty and maritime heritage provide a therapeutic and inspiring backdrop for residents on their path to recovery. New Bedford’s scenic locations, such as Fort Taber Park and Buttonwood Park, offer peaceful retreats for reflection and relaxation. Engaging in outdoor activities amidst the natural beauty of the region can be therapeutic, encouraging a healthier and balanced lifestyle for individuals in recovery. The town’s proximity to major cities, including Boston, allows for access to additional resources, while still offering a quieter and more affordable living environment.

One of the town’s best features is its strong sense of community support. New Bedford has a network of resources and organizations dedicated to helping individuals in recovery. From addiction treatment centers to support groups, residents have access to a supportive environment that encourages healing and growth. New Bedford’s cultural diversity and rich history also contribute to its allure. The town has a thriving arts scene, with various museums, galleries, and cultural events, providing creative outlets for expression and personal development during the recovery process. Additionally, residents can immerse themselves in the town’s fascinating historical sites, like the New Bedford Whaling Museum, which showcases the area’s maritime past and offers educational experiences.

The town’s close-knit community creates a sense of belonging and acceptance, which can be especially beneficial for people in recovery. Residents can engage in numerous community activities, such as local festivals, farmer’s markets, and community gatherings, fostering connections and a support system to aid their journey toward sobriety.

At Whaling City Sober House guests enjoy large bedrooms and spacious outdoor spaces, all dedicated to sober living. This sober house serves men in recovery. Our community of men in recovery is strong and committed to sober living and building a life free from substance abuse. There is an additional common area in the basement of the sober house, offering additional food storage, workout equipment, and an area for private meetings.

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Whaling City Sober House | Sober Living for Men in New Bedford, Massachusetts

Rooms & Rates

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Weekly rate: $180

All-inclusive sober living rent payments are due in a timely manner and are not currently covered by insurance or subsidies. Rent includes:

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Urine screen costs

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Free high-speed Wi-Fi

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On-site coin-op laundry

Move-in deposit: $200

This deposit is due on or before your move-in date. It is only refundable if you complete the intake process, and if you give 30-days’ notice. Please be prepared to meet your financial obligations.

Recovery Community

Sober-living guests in New Bedford enjoy a comfortable home with ample privacy as well as spacious common areas. On-site laundry is offered to all guests. There is a large parking area behind the building, as well as an expansive side yard available for activities and enjoyment. Sober-living guests in New Bedford can access many meetings and support services throughout the city.

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The Whaling City  Sober House in New Bedford, MA offers structured sober living for men. The residence is run by Vanderburgh House.

Some Vanderburgh House sober homes are independently owned and operated by Chartered Operators of the Vanderburgh House sober living system. Please visit Vanderburgh Communities for more information on how to become a sober living Operator with the Vanderburgh House system.

Sober Living for Men in New Bedford, Massachusetts

New Bedford’s recovery community is supportive and encouraging. New Bedford’s care providers are educated and empathetic towards recovering addicts. The opioid epidemic has had a devastating effect on the city, and each person and organization offering care and resources to those in recovery understands they must work together to win our war against drugs and alcohol and the damage they cause.

New Bedford is a deep-water commercial port with easy access to the maritime corridor from the Massachusetts coast, located on the northwestern side of Buzzard’s Bay. The Port is approximately nine nautical miles from the Cape Cod shipping canal, 83 miles south of Boston, and 166 miles north of New York.

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