TABLE OF CONTENTS
To be sure we are recommending the best facilities, our team of researchers developed five core metrics to determine the quality of each treatment center. These metrics cover key aspects such as cost, treatment approaches, and rehab services provided. For more information, read the full breakdown of our filtering process and ranking methodology.
The 7 best rehab facilities in Allentown, PA are:
100 North Third 3rd Street, Suite 401 (Santander Bank Building)
Easton, PA 18042
Lehigh Valley Drug and Alcohol’s network of medical professionals and social services form the foundation of what often becomes a long-term relationship with clients and their loved ones. Case managers and certified recovery specialists listen, evaluate, and develop a customized plan of action with patient input. The facility recently added a 24-hour mental health hotline to help patients with anxiety, depression, and other issues. Lehigh Valley believes that abstinence is only one part of the recovery journey, and residents of Northampton County can access its services free of charge.
What patients are saying:
One former patient wrote, “They will do their best to get (you) into treatment the same day as your assessment. They are very dedicated in what they do.”
1259 South Cedar Crest Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18103
Located at the Cedar Crest Professional Park, White Deer Run of Allentown offers intensive outpatient and traditional outpatient programs, as well as family therapy sessions. Group therapy forms the core treatment, and sessions vary in frequency and length. Family therapy addresses stressed relationships and helps family members learn how to assist with recovery. Individual therapy sessions with a primary care counselor or therapist include discussions of the process, changes experienced by the patient, and successes. Mental health issues occurring alongside substance abuse, such as anxiety and depression, are also addressed. White Deer Run accepts many insurance plans, including Medicaid.
What patients are saying:
Patient feedback, such as, “Great staff and location,” and “This place is what will support me to be a great father,” are evidence of how White Deer Run can change lives. Another patient wrote, “It was truly a Wonderful Experience. The Staff is very Courteous & Respectful … The place was nice & clean and the food was tasty. Recreation and Groups was Enlightening.”
18 South 6th Street
Allentown, PA 18101
Treatment Trends operates several treatment centers throughout Pennsylvania and maintains a men’s shelter and treatment program at Keenan House in Allentown. The staff collaborates with residents to formulate a treatment plan to assist them toward sobriety and get them ready to move to the next steps, including outpatient treatment and transitional living. Ultimate goals include stabilizing their lives and finding employment and permanent housing. The program works toward reducing violent tendencies and crime, and one-on-one sessions enable patients identify their stressors and triggers. Family support sessions are also available, and staff members speak both Spanish and English.
What patients are saying:
According to one former patient, “Great experience thank you everyone!!” Another former patient said, “I’m grateful for the foundation and skills that were given to me. They saved my life, counselors and tech showed me a way to get better. Proud Alumni clean since January 1, 2010.”
1605 North Cedar Crest Boulevard Suite 602
Allentown, PA 18104
Pyramid Healthcare provides assessment and treatment for men, women, and adolescents with substance abuse and behavioral health issues. Assessments are by appointment or walk-in, and a comprehensive treatment plan is created. Numerous treatment options are available, including individual counseling, family and group therapy, medication management, and intensive adolescent outpatient programming. Patients can also access telehealth services. Certified recovery specialists draw from their own experiences with substance abuse to help clients in recovery. Medication therapy is available, and the facility can assist with mental or behavioral health issues.
What patients are saying:
One alumnus of the program said, “I had a great fast experience, really know what they’re doing here. I love the option to do video groups. Got me in and out during my scheduled intake interview In 38min.” Another former patient wrote, “This place changed my life for the better. It is possible, people.”
31 South Commerce Way #300
Bethlehem, PA 18017
The Livengrin Foundation helps addicts and alcoholics achieve long-term recovery through a holistic, personalized treatment plan. The foundation specializes in treating first responders, healthcare professionals, families, and military veterans, but treatment is not limited to these groups. Open 24 hours a day, Livengrin lies on a pleasant 44-acre campus and has a capacity for 119 residents. Patients have access to family support, a 12-step program, therapy for co-occurring mental issues, and spiritual care. The facility’s campus also features a fitness center, lovely walking paths and quiet places for reading, contemplating, and socializing.
What patients are saying:
One five-star reviewer said, “Going to Livengrin has been my best therapy experience ever!! They’re so friendly and make you feel welcomed and cared about. They truly want to help you in a way that makes you feel comfortable and not judged. I would recommend to anyone.”
1401 Easton Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18018
CleanSlate Outpatient Addiction Medicine helps patients through medically-assisted treatment, proven scientific principles, and personalized group or one-on-one therapy. Services are covered by many insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid, and the facility offers on-site and telehealth visits. The staff develops individual treatment plans for each patient, and these treatment plans can evolve over time as circumstances change. CleanSlate provides assistance with transportation, specialized treatment for pregnant addicts and alcoholics, and physicians to monitor each client’s health and well-being. Compassion and respect form the foundation of all interactions between patients and staff.
What patients are saying:
One former patient wrote, “Dr’s and office staff are the nicest people! They do not judge you at all. They just want to help. They even help out if you don’t have a babysitter. I will recommend this office to anyone that needs help!!!” Another satisfied client said, “The staff is absolutely amazing … will go the extra mile to make sure you’re taken care of. I’m clean a year now thanks to them and the decision of mine to go there. Keep up the great work.”
262 Bethlehem Pike Suite 102
Colmar, PA 18915
Montco Recovery Center, located in Colmar, PA, offers customized treatment plans. Individual and group therapy are available, as well as mental health, family and trauma-focused therapies, 12 Step recovery, art therapy, and more. After clients complete the program, ongoing support lessens the chance of relapse. The Center helps patients find living arrangements, work on resumes, and get set up with a 12 Step program. Career counseling is also available. All therapists are masters-prepared, and an addiction specialist physician is on staff. With the Center’s help, every client develops and lives by a plan to become and stay sober and drug-free.
What patients are saying:
One family member of a former patient wrote, “This place was extremely helpful in my husband’s recovery and my own! The staff are super friendly and professional. We receive the utmost care and respect. I’d recommend them to anyone who is serious about their recovery!” Another reviewer said, “We can’t express the gratitude we have for this place.”
According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA), there are 31 substance abuse treatment centers in the Allentown area. To determine which provide the highest quality of treatment and the most resources for recovery, we used the following five core metrics to evaluate each facility.
For more information, feel free to read a full breakdown of our filtering process and ranking methodology.
To determine your best options for a rehabilitation center, it is important to first learn about your health insurance coverage. Reach out to your private or healthcare marketplace insurance provider to find out which substance abuse treatment centers are available to you. Regardless of the type of coverage you have, both public and private insurance companies must cover substance abuse treatment for qualified individuals.
To learn more about addiction and the rehabilitation process in your state, read our guide to rehab in Pennsylvania.
The tool below lists all of the treatment centers in the state of Pennsylvania recognized by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Enter your zip code and select the filter icon to find relevant treatment centers near you.
Substance abuse and addiction have high costs, often adversely affecting work performance, personal relationships, and your physical health. To help you determine if you may be addicted, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has an Alcohol Use Screening and a Substance Abuse Screening to help you find out.
Different programs and levels of addiction require different program lengths. Common rehab lengths are:
Pricing depends on the program, services, and amenities offered. Typically, outpatient programs are cheaper than inpatient, and live-in inpatient facilities are the most expensive. To learn more, read our guide on The Cost of Rehab.
Rehab is made up of four basic steps:
To learn more about the rehab process and each step, read our guide to The Addiction Rehabilitation Process.
One of the most important steps in the rehabilitation process is aftercare – the continuing support and accountability offered through counseling and 12-Step programs such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA).
To find an AA or NA meeting near you, use the directory below.
|24 Hour Answering Service||Washington||AA||(724) 225-4188||N/A|
|A B E Intergroup||Bethlehem||AA||(610) 882-0558||N/A|
|A.A. Tele Answering Service Comm||Sharon||AA||(866) 309-1090||N/A|
|A.A. Upper Bucks County||Sellersville||AA||(215) 721-3656||N/A|
|AA 24-Hour Hotline for Columbia/Montour Counties,PA||Bloomsburg||AA||(800) 640-7545;(570) 654-0488||N/A|
|AATASC-Mercer County -Serving Sharon,Hermitage,Farrel,Greenville,Mercer,West Middlesex,Sharpesville||Mercer County||AA||(866) 309-1090||N/A|
|Almost Heaven Area NA||Almost Heaven Area (Waynesboro)||NA||(800) 777-1515||N/A|
|Beaver Valley Area NA||Beaver Valley Area||NA||(888) 251-2426||N/A|
|Bee Hive Area NA||Bee Hive Area (Wilkes Barre)||NA||(866) 935-4762||N/A|
|Bucks County Area NA||Bucks County Area||NA||(844) 624-3575||N/A|
|Butler County South Answering Service||Mars||AA||(724) 935-7238||N/A|
|Butler Vicinity Answering Service||Lyndora||AA||(724) 679-5647||N/A|
|Capital Area NA||Capital Area (Harrisburg)||NA||(717) 233-3733||N/A|
|Central Alleghany Mountain Area NA||Central Alleghany Mountain Area||NA||(814) 596-2614||N/A|
|Central Answering Service||State College||AA||(814) 237-3757||N/A|
|Central Pensylvania Area NA||Central Pensylvania Area||NA||(814) 761-3240||N/A|
|Central Susquehanna Area NA||Central Susquehanna Area (Lewisburg, Bloomsburg, Mt Carmel)||NA||(877) 501-1246||N/A|
|Central Western Pennsylvania Area NA||Central Western Pennsylvania Area (Meadville)||NA||(814) 337-4529||N/A|
|Clean Acres Area NA||Clean Acres Area (Chester County)||NA||(215) 629-6757||N/A|
|Cumberland Valley Area NA||Cumberland Valley Area (Chambersburg, New Oxford, Waynesboro)||NA||(800) 445-3889;(717) 642-3733||N/A|
|Delaware County Area NA||Delaware County Area||NA||(215) 629-6757||N/A|
|Dist 23 Westmoreland Cty Answering Svce||Greensburg||AA||(866) 851-8459||N/A|
|Dist. 17 Gen Serv Comm Answering Service||Altoona||AA||(814)946-9002;(888)202-9042||N/A|
|Dist. 46 24 Hour Helpline||Wellsboro||AA||(800) 316-2636||N/A|
|Dist. 58 Hotline||Pottsville||AA||(800) 659-4558||N/A|
|District 35/Area 59-So. Central P.A. Answering Service||Hanover||AA||(800) 296-9289||N/A|
|District 40 NEPA||Swoyersville||AA||N/A||N/A|
|District 62 Answering Serivce||Dingmans Ferry||AA||(570) 296-5344||N/A|
|Dubois Answering Service||Dubois||AA||(800) 400-2346||N/A|
|East End Area NA||East End Area (Squirrel Hill, Greenfield, Hazelwood, Lincoln Place)||NA||(888) 251-2426||N/A|
|East Shore Answering Service||Harrisburg||AA||(717) 234-5390||N/A|
|Erie Area Answering Service||Erie||AA||(814) 452-2675||N/A|
|Gateway to Freedom Area NA||Gateway to Freedom Area (Bedford, Everett)||NA||(800) 777-1515||N/A|
|Greater Philadelphia Region NA||Greater Philadelphia Region||NA||(215) 629-6757||N/A|
|Greater Scranton Steamtown Area NA||Greater Scranton Steamtown Area||NA||(800) 503-9456||N/A|
|Hanover Intergroup||Hanover||AA||(717) 451-3991||N/A|
|Harrisburg Intergroup||Harrisburg||AA||(717) 234-5390||N/A|
|Huntingdon Answering Service||Huntingdon||AA||(814) 643-0623||N/A|
|Intergrupal Hispana De PA||Philadelphia||AA||N/A||(215) 226-3049|
|Interstate Crossroads Area NA||Interstate Crossroads Area (Washington, Waynesburg, Canonsburg, McMurray)||NA||(888) 251-2426||N/A|
|Johnstown Area Answering Service||Johnstown||AA||(814) 533-5907||N/A|
|Kinzua Area NA||Kinzua Area (Warren, Youngsville)||NA||(888) 251-2426||N/A|
|Lancaster A.A. Central Service Office, Inc.||Lancaster||AA||(717) 394-3238||N/A|
|Lancaster County Area NA||Lancaster County Area (South Central PA)||NA||(717) 393-4546||N/A|
|Laurel Highlands Answering Service||Johnstown||AA||(814) 533-5907||N/A|
|Laurel Mountain Highlands Area NA||Laurel Mountain Highlands Area (Johnstown)||NA||(888) 251-2426||N/A|
|Lebanon Valley Area NA||Lebanon Valley Area (Lebanon)||NA||(717) 277-7500||N/A|
|Lehighton Answering Services||Lehighton||AA||(800) 640-7545||N/A|
|Lewisburg Answering Services||Lewisburg||AA||(570) 286-7436||N/A|
|Lewistown Answering Service||Lewistown||AA||(717) 242-1517||N/A|
|Little Apple Area NA||Little Apple Area (Allentown)||NA||(610) 439-1998||N/A|
|Lockhaven Area NA||Lockhaven Area (Lock Haven, Mill Hall)||NA||(800) 479-1563||N/A|
|Mason Dixon Area NA||Mason Dixon Area (Gettysburg)||NA||(800) 445-3889;(717) 642-3733||N/A|
|Meadville Area Answering Service||Meadville||AA||(814) 337-4019||N/A|
|Mid-Mon Valley||Monessen||AA||(724) 489-0740||N/A|
|Milford Answering Service||Milford||AA||(570) 296-5344||N/A|
|Montgomery County Area NA||Montgomery County Area||NA||(844) 624-3575||N/A|
|North Pittsburgh Area NA||North Pittsburgh Area||NA||(412) 391-5247||N/A|
|Northeastern Pennsylvania Intergroup||Pittston||AA||(800) 640-7545;(570) 654-0488||N/A|
|Oil City Answering Service||Oil City||AA||(800) 227-2421||N/A|
|Philadelphia Area NA||Philadelphia Area||NA||(215) 629-6757||N/A|
|Pittsburg Area NA||Pittsburg Area (PASCNA)||NA||(412) 391-5247||N/A|
|Pittsburgh Area Central Office||Pittsburgh||AA||(412) 471-7472||N/A|
|Pittsburgh Inner City Area NA||Pittsburgh Inner City Area (PICANA)||NA||(412) 391-5247||N/A|
|Pocono Intergroup (Answering Service)||Stroudsburg||AA||(570) 424-8532||N/A|
|Pocono Mountains Area NA||Pocono Mountains Area (Stroudsburg)||NA||(570) 421-6618||N/A|
|Pure & Simple Area NA||Pure & Simple Area (Sellersville, Pennsburg, Doylestown, Quakertown)||NA||(844) 624-3575||N/A|
|Reading Area NA||Reading Area||NA||(610) 374-5944||N/A|
|Reading-Berks Intergroup||Reading||AA||(610) 373-6500||N/A|
|Schuylkil Valley Answering Service||Pottstown||AA||(610) 323-3450||N/A|
|Serenity in the Mountains Area NA||Serenity in the Mountains Area (Hazleton)||NA||(866) 253-4988||N/A|
|South Eastern Penna Intergroup Association||Philadelphia||AA||(215) 923-7900||N/A|
|South Hills Area NA||South Hills Area (Pittsburgh)||NA||(888) 251-2426;(412) 391-5247||N/A|
|South Philadelphia Area NA||South Philadelphia Area||NA||(215) 629-6757||N/A|
|South West Area NA||South West Area (SWANA)||NA||(412) 391-5247||N/A|
|State College Area NA||State College Area (Lewistown, Huntingdon, Mt Union, Clearfield)||NA||(814) 761-3240||N/A|
|Sunbury Answering Service||Sunbury||AA||(570) 286-7436||N/A|
|Tamaqua Answering Services||Tamaqua||AA||(570) 654-0488||N/A|
|Tri-State Region NA||Tri-State Region||NA||(888) 251-2426;(412) 391-5247||N/A|
|Twin Rivers Area NA||Twin Rivers Area (Eastern PA)||NA||(866) 996-8444||N/A|
|Warren Answering Service||Warren||AA||(866) 839-3401||N/A|
|Williamsport Answering Service||Williamsport||AA||(866) 671-6130||N/A|
|Williamsport Area NA||Williamsport Area||NA||(570) 327-2678||N/A|
|York Area Intergroup||York||AA||(717) 854-4617||N/A|
|York Area NA||York Area||NA||(717) 848-9988||N/A|
For more FAQs visit our rehab FAQ page.