Getting Help

Typical Treatment Process

  • Assessment to determine level of treatment needed           
    • Outpatient
    • Day Treatment/Intensive Outpatient
    • Residential
    • Medically Assisted
  • Determine requirements for detox (flushing drugs from system)            
    • Program requirements (some require detox prior to treatment)
    • Insurance requirements (determine stipulations for services)


  • Detox Options           
    • Detox facility (insurance may not cover)
    • ER (may provide medications to make detox easier)
    • Self-detox (find assistance on the Internet by searching

             "self detox from xx," indicating specific drug)


When Your Loved One Won't Get Help

  • Find a family support group and/or seek counseling 
  • Consider an intervention (contact the Hope Council on Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse for more info; call (262) 658-8166 or emailinfo@hopecouncil.org)
  • Explore the option of forced treatment with a Three-Party Petition


Navigating Treatment

  • Insurance
    • Contact insurance for approved providers
      • Program information
      • Insurance approval process
  • ​No Insurance
    • ​​Contact Kenosha Human Development Services                    
      • County funding/insurance options
    • Contact treatment provider                 
      • Scholarship availability/Self-pay financing
    • Contact free/low cost programs 
      • ​​Scholarship availability/Self-pay financing


Self Help

  • Recovery Coach at Hope Council on Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse, Inc. (262) 658-8166; info@hopecouncil.org
  • 12 Step (e.g., AA, NA, HA) support groups (Al Anon, Nar Anon or Families Anonymous for affected loved ones)
  • Celebrate Recovery support groups
  • SMART Recovery support groups
  • Freedom Seekers support groups
  • Sober-Living Programs