Address: 4747 West 24th Avenue - Gary, IN 46406
Phone Number: 219-240-8615
Website: http://www.edgewaterhealth.org

Addiction Treatment & Rehab Overview

Edgewater Health is a drug & alcohol detox center that provides substance abuse treatment located in Gary, IN (Lake County).

They accept young adults and adults (ages 18 and up) and treat both men and women.


Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Licensing & Certifications

Edgewater HealthRapid Access Center has the following licenses and/or certifications. Please contact the facility for more information.

  • State Substance Abuse Agency
  • State Mental Health Department
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Addiction Treatment Setting

Edgewater Health provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the following setting(s):

  • Residential Drug & Alcohol Rehab Center
  • Residentail Drug & Alcohol Detox
  • Short Term Residential Rehab

Drug & Alcohol Detoxification Services Offered

Edgewater Health offers the following drug & alcohol detoxification services at their facility:

  • Alcohol Detoxification
  • Benzodiazepines Detoxification
  • Methamphetamine Detoxification
  • Opioid Detoxification

Type of Opioid Treatment

Edgewater Health offers the following opioid addiction treatm services:

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Buprenorphine detoxification
  • Buprenorphine maintenance
  • Buprenorphine maintenance for predetermined time
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment
  • Prescribes/administers buprenorphine
  • Use methadone/buprenorphine for pain management or emergency dosing

Pharmacotherapies and Medications Used In Rehab

Edgewater Health uses the following pharmacotherapies and medications in their treatment program:

  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Suboxone®)
  • Extended-release, injectable Naltrexone (Vivitrol®)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Approaches

Edgewater Health uses the following addiction treatment approaches:

  • Anger Management
  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Contingency management/motivational incentives
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Matrix Model
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance use counseling approach
  • Trauma-related counseling
  • 12 Step Facilitation

Rehab Counseling and Education

Edgewater Health offers the following counseling and education programs:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Marital/Couples Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Hepatitis Education, counseling, or support
  • HIV or AIDS education, counseling, or support
  • Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitus

Specialty Drug & Alcohol Rehab Programs

Edgewater Health offers the following specialty addiction treatment programs:

  • Dual Diagnosis / Co Occuring Disorders Substance Abuse Treatment

Addiction Treatment Ancillary Services

Edgewater Health offers the following ancillary services to go along with their addiction treatment:

  • Case Management Services
  • Housing Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Consumer-run (peer-support) services / Alumni Programs
  • Self Help Groups
  • Transportation Assistance

Drug Alcohol Rehab Transitional Programs / Services

Edgewater Health offers the following transitional programs to assist their clients post-treatment:

  • Aftercare / Continuing Care
  • Discharge Planning

Rehab Center Payment Information and Financial Assistance

Below is the information regarding payment accepted and/or funding information for Edgewater Health:

  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Private Health Insurance
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid
  • Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors)

Addiction Treatment Screening / Pre-Treatment Services

Edgewater Health utilizes the following screening and pre-treatment methods:

  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Health & Substance Screening and Testing Services

Edgewater Health screens and tests for the following substances and/or health conditions:

  • Breath analyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for Hepatitus B
  • Screening for Mental Health Disorders
  • Screening for Substance Use
  • TB Screening

Facility Smoking Policies & Cessation Services

Edgewater Health has the following smoking policies/assistance:

  • Smoking not permitted
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Screening for tobacco use