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Alcohol, Drug, and Other Rehab Centers in Elizabethtown, Kentucky


The 6 Best Rehabs in Elizabethtown, KY

Alcohol, Drug, and Other Rehab Centers in Elizabethtown, KY BadgeTo 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 6 best rehab facilities in Elizabethtown, KY are:

JourneyPure – Elizabethtown Outpatient & Suboxone Clinic


400 Ring Road, Suite 155
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

JourneyPure focuses on the underlying issues of addiction and tailors treatment plans to meet the needs of each patient. Medically-assisted detox is the first step in the recovery process, which can last up to 10 days. Next comes clinical therapy, where clients learn to understand the issues and feelings that led to their drug and alcohol use. Holistic services include nutrition, exercise, yoga, and stress management. The last step revolves around relapse prevention. Recovering addicts receive support from an alumni life coach whenever they experience a trigger that might cause them to relapse.

What patients are saying:

One recovering addict said, “Top notch care for those who want and need it! I LOVE the people who work here. They are all about supporting me and for that I am grateful! They are available anytime you need them, and open every day so you can come in and go to group therapy which are around the clock or if you just need to talk one on one! THE BEST OF THE BEST!”


  • 4.70 stars
  • 13 reviews

Stepworks of Elizabethtown Woodland Drive Facility


1207 Woodland Drive
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

The 30-day inpatient detox and residential program at Stepworks helps patients learn to lead a sober life. Every treatment plan is personalized to meet the specific needs of each client. The short-stay detox/withdrawal management program helps patients overcome withdrawal while they continue to work independently on their own recovery. A PICC/IV line detox program is available for patients with bacterial infections generally caused by injecting drugs directly into their bloodstream. Patients in the six-month sober living program stay in a fully furnished apartment while they attain skills to manage the everyday challenges of long-term recovery.

What patients are saying:

According to one former patient, “I feel like this place saved my life in the 30 days I was there. I have been to long term treatment and I got more out of this program than I did in 11 months I was at the other treatment facility. The staff are consistent and are very welcoming to help you feel at home. They really have love and concern for you and are willing to assist you anyway they can to make sure you get the treatment you need.”


  • 3.97 stars
  • 59 reviews

Center for Behavioral Health


2645 Leitchfield Road, Suite 104
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

The Center for Behavioral Health mainly focuses on opioid addiction; however, all types of addiction are treated, including heroin and alcohol abuse. The facility offers one-on-one and group counseling. Medication treatments include methadone, Suboxone, and Vivitrol. Drug and alcohol addiction screenings are performed to create a personalized treatment plan, and patients receive aftercare treatment for free. Medication monitoring, case management, referral, and discharge planning services are available. Treatment programs last as long as they are needed, and regular evaluations are conducted. Detoxification and behavioral therapies, with or without medication, are used to treat addiction and aid in recovery.

What patients are saying:

One former client wrote, “Great staff who treat you with respect! They are very informative and will help you every step of the way. This place changed my life for the better! It’s a little pricey but it’s not more expensive than buying off the street!” Another said, “Very friendly staff. Awesome place for recovery!”


  • 4.00 stars
  • 20 reviews

The Commitment House


723 Hawkins Drive
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

At The Commitment House, patients first undergo a screening process, which can be done anytime, including weekends. Medically-assisted detox helps keep patients comfortable during the withdrawal process. The residential treatment program lasts up to 30 days, while patients heal and learn how to live a sober life. Outpatient treatment follows the 12-step program, and the extended care program can last up to six months.

What patients are saying:

According to one reviewer, “For Women inpatient care for alcohol and drug addictions. A true blessing and needed. Thank you Lord.” Another former patient said, “Great program and staff!” Another alumnus wrote, “Caring and very serious about recovery. Thanks to everyone there for helping me and supporting me. Yeah new way.”


  • 4.56 stars
  • 16 reviews



228 Adams Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

reNest is a faith-driven program that focuses on helping women. It offers personalized treatment plans that can last anywhere from six months to two years. Patients attend NA or AA meetings. For the first 30 days, patients focus on themselves, setting goals, and preparing for sober living. Clients practice spiritual wellness, learn how to manage their substance use and mental health issues, and follow health and wellness practices. DUI assessments and classes are also available.

What patients are saying:

No written reviews available


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Communicare, Inc.


207B Fairgrounds Road
Hardinsburg, KY 40143

Communicare is located about an hour west of Elizabethtown and offers a wide variety of services to adults and children, including alcohol and substance abuse, developmental disabilities, mental health, and behavioral health. Individual, family, and group therapy sessions are available. The medication-assisted treatment program for opioid and heroin addicts lasts for 18 to 24 months. Outpatient services are available at all locations, including referral and aftercare services. Passages, the transitional housing program, is also available.

What patients are saying:

One reviewer wrote, “I have not met one unfriendly or unhelpful person here. We are glad to have found them.” Another satisfied client praised the dedicated, professional staff by saying, “Great understanding people.”


  • 4.00 stars
  • 7 reviews


According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA), there are 25 substance abuse treatment centers in the Elizabethtown 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.

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For more information, feel free to read a full breakdown of our filtering process and ranking methodology.

Getting Help in Elizabethtown

Start by determining your coverage

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 Kentucky.

Use our database to find a treatment center near you

The tool below lists all of the treatment centers in the state of Kentucky 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.

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    Elizabethtown FAQs

    Do I need to go to rehab?

    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.

    How long does rehab last?

    Different programs and levels of addiction require different program lengths. Common rehab lengths are:

    How much does drug rehab cost?

    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.

    How does rehab work?

    Rehab is made up of four basic steps:

    • Assessment
    • Detox
    • Therapy
    • Aftercare

    To learn more about the rehab process and each step, read our guide to The Addiction Rehabilitation Process.

    How important is aftercare? 

    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.

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    For more FAQs visit our rehab FAQ page.