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I. The 5 Best Rehab Facilities in Fargo

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 5 best rehab facilities in Fargo, ND are:Fargo


Prairie St. John’s

Prairie St. John

510 4th Street South
Fargo, ND 58103
701-476-7200
prairie-stjohns.com

Prairie St. John’s is a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center for men and women. The continuum of care offered at the facility includes partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, inpatient hospitalization, residential treatment, and clinical services. Treatment goals include applying recovering skills to prevent relapse, improving the client’s social functioning and self-care skills, and promoting an attitude of personal accountability. At the end of the residential program, the client is reintegrated back into the community. Therapeutic elements incorporate family, group and individual therapy, recreational and activity programs, and drug and alcohol education.

What patients are saying:

According to one parent of Prairie St. John’s alumnus, “My son had been to a lot of places and this one helped him 100 percent. If you really want help Prairie St. John’s is the place to go.”

Reviews:

  • 2.00 stars
  • 4 reviews

Share House

Share House

4227 9th Ave South
Fargo, ND 58103
701-282-6561
sharehouse.org

Established in 1975, ShareHouse provides chemical dependency services and specializes in dual diagnosis treatment programs, serving clients in the upper Midwest. Inpatient and outpatient treatment options are available for men and women. The center offers a range of care spanning from low to high intensity and has a recovery living program to help prevent relapse after completing the treatment program. Major approaches include evidence-based programs that incorporate the 12 Steps. Along with individual therapy, a variety of group activities, known as Treatment University, provide up to 100 hours of anger management, gender-specific group meetings, drug and alcohol education, activities, and other programs to refocus clients on sobriety and living without drugs. Accountability and responsibility are emphasized in a highly structured environment.

What patients are saying:

One five-star reviewer left this comment, “Hands down. If sobriety is what you are searching for, you can find it here. Individualized programs. Caring staff. Supportive levels to a new page in life.”

Reviews:

  • 2.84 stars
  • 16 reviews

Centre Inc

Centre Inc

123 15th Street
North Fargo, ND – 58102
701-237-9340
centreinc.org

CENTRE is an Acronym for Community Extended Nuclear Transitional Residence for Ex-offenders. Since 1976, the Centre’s programs have served area residents recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. The residential programs are gender-specific to promote open discussion and avoid distractions so clients can focus on their recovery. Centre’s residential services provide a structured environment that includes counseling, drug testing, chemical dependency, and other programs based on a cognitive-behavioral approach. There’s also a transitional residency staffed around the clock. Residents can sign out for work purposes, as needed. The programs cover topics such as employment skills, motivation, conflict resolution, transition skills, and other elements designed to maximize clients’ chances for sustainable recovery.

What patients are saying:

Former participants praise Centre’s veteran program, “The HART program for homeless veterans is miles ahead of any other grant and per diem program that I have ever encountered, in the entirety of the V.A.” One client stated, “It changed my life, I’m still clean and sober.”

Reviews:

  • 2.8 stars
  • 57 reviews

Heartview Foundation

Heartview Foundation

101 East Broadway
Bismarck, ND 58501
701-222-0386
heartview.org

Since 1964, Heartview has provided recovery assistance to 30,000 clients from the United States and Canada. With two locations in Cando and Bismarck, North Dakota, the facility is able to serve guests from throughout the region. Heartview Foundation staff treat alcoholism and drug dependencies as treatable illnesses and approach therapy and counseling from a multi-disciplinary perspective. Addiction counselors, social workers, and medical staff utilize yoga, chiropractic care, art, and detox services to provide inpatient, outpatient, and aftercare programs to heal as clients work toward lifelong sobriety.

What patients are saying:

“I’ve worked closely with several staff from Heartview and found them to be knowledgeable, experienced, and compassionate. Appreciate the work you are doing for North Dakota’s communities and residents.” said one former client. Another reviewer writes, “Heartview has given me the tools to turn my life into a positive. It’s getting better as the days go by..the staff is absolutely awesome.”

Reviews:

  • 3.44 stars
  • 22 reviews

Substance Abuse Treatment – Fargo – Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr

VA

2101 Elm Street
Fargo, ND 58102
701-239-3700
fargo.va.gov

Veterans Affairs offers medical care and other programs for veterans across the country. In Fargo, veterans also receive addiction treatment and counseling. The staff provides evaluation, consultation, and treatment for those recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Among other services, co-occurring disorders, sadness, grief, relationship problems, and troublesome thoughts or ideas, are addressed in individual and group settings.

What patients are saying:

One alumnus of the program stated, “SO, SO kind and caring staff here. Exceptional experience from the moment we walked in the door and were greeted at the north entrance, to the time of transfer. WOW!!! Everyone was so nice!!!!”

Reviews:

  • 4.9 stars
  • 28 reviews

II. Methodology

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA), there are 19 substance abuse treatment centers in the Fargo 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.

III. Getting Help in Fargo

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 North Dakota.

Use our database to find a treatment center near you

The tool below lists all of the treatment centers in the state of North Dakota 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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    IV. Fargo Rehab 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.

    NameCityProgramTelephoneSpanish Hotline
    1st Link 211 HelplineFargoAA(701) 235-7355;(701) 232-9930N/A
    Grand Forks A.A. Answering ServiceGrand ForksAA(701) 330-4339N/A
    Lake Agassiz Area NALake Agassiz Area (Eastern North Dakota, Fargo)NA(701) 234-9330N/A
    Upper Midwest Region NAUpper Midwest RegionNA(701) 234-9330N/A

    For more FAQs visit our rehab FAQ page.