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What is Sober Living?
Unless you live in, know a friend or family member, or are associated with the field of recovery, the term "Sober Living Home" may be somewhat of an enigma to you. Sober living homes are often mistakenly referred to as a Halfway House, Rehab Home, Recovery Support Home, Boarding Home, Shelter and even in some cases (mostly derogatory) as a "Flop House". While some sober living homes may provide some of these services, most do not.
Sober living homes are affordable, alcohol and drug free environments that provide a positive place for peer group recovery support. Sober housing promotes individual recovery by providing an environment that allows the residents to develop individual recovery programs and become self supporting.
The majority of sober living homes are privately owned and operated by an individual or small partnership. Less than a third are registered as a "Non Profit Organization”. Most do not receive government subsidies or grants. However, some of the residents may qualify for individual social security benefits.
The typical sober living home is a single-
The single most common rule is a zero tolerance for drugs and alcohol. This includes
normal everyday medicine cabinet items as, mouthwash, cold medicines, and after-
Each resident is required to be financially self-
Living is very communal in a sober living home. Residents share the facilities and
their rooms. Most sober homes are gender specific. There are very few co-
There is one major difference between living in a sober living home and sharing an apartment with another person. The residents of the sober living home are not considered tenants and as such are not protected under tenants' rights laws. Hence, a resident can be ejected on a moment's notice without the due process of eviction procedures. The majority of the sober living homes are privately owned and operated.
What is Florida Sober House?
Florida Sober House living provides a supportive and pleasant environment for men and women in recovery. Our residences offer a semi private and comfortable living space with many amenities.
These upscale residences are designed for those men and women who are in recovery and prefer for any reason to live with others with the common purpose of staying sober and have made a commitment to overcome their addiction to drugs and alcohol.
Our residents choose us for sober living because of a variety of reasons. Some have successfully completed alcohol and drug treatment, but still they want to live in a structured environment to continue to benefit from the support and encouragement of others.
The management staff feels that the development of a 12 step program ties within
the community is a key factor in providing a strong and long-
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