Elba House

A 10-bed Level II residential program, Elba House provides comprehensive substance abuse treatment and rehabilitative services targeting pregnant and parenting women, ages 18 and older, in a 24-hour supervised environment. Admission is based on the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and treatment is individualized. Elba House accepts eligible applicants who present with co-occurring disorders who are stable on their medication. Elba House is licensed and credentialed through the Arizona Department of Health Services and the Regional Behavioral Health Authority.

Based upon client eligibility and availability of funds services may be funded through the Substance Abuse Block Grant (SABG). [View PDF in English] [View PDF in Spanish]

For educational information on substance abuse on pregnant and parenting women: [View PDF in English]

Program Goals

The ultimate goal of the program is total abstinence and healthy living utilizing evidence based-interventions designed to:

  • Promote greater self-awareness, self-respect, and self-worth
  • Offer services that are sensitive to the individual needs of each woman
  • Addressing individual needs surrounding cultural identity, religion, and sexual orientation
  • Provide referrals to educational and vocational programming, according to treatment plan
  • Enable successful community reintegration
  • Retain skills necessary to abstain from illicit substances
  • Improve interpersonal relationships with family members and others

Services Provided

  • Assessment and Treatment Planning
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling (Daycare is provided)
  • Family Intervention
  • Skill Development
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Social/Recreational Activities