A safe, welcoming haven for moms to work toward independence and build the foundation for a happy future.
Phoenix Families provides vulnerable women and their children with a warm and welcoming haven as they transition to safe, sustainable housing and achieve economic independence. Phoenix Families’ caring staff is committed to helping mothers build the life skills and support networks necessary to create a better future for themselves and their children. The program offers a positive living environment, a culture that encourages self-improvement and mutual self-help, and an expectation of achieving productive, independent lives. Phoenix Families is located on the campus of St. Mary’s Women and Children’s Center, a community-based multiservice agency that provides support services, including education and job training, to women as well as pregnant and parenting teens. St. Mary’s Campus is also home to Phoenix House Dorchester Center, our residential family substance abuse treatment program for mothers and their children.
Find Us46 Jones Ave
Dorchester, MA 02124
1 888 671 9392
1 888 671 9392
Our treatment philosophy is based on the understanding that addiction is a chronic disease. Individuals suffering from substance use disorders deserve evidence-based treatment in settings that offer privacy and dignity.
Insurance and Payment Options
Our experienced staff is skilled at working with all types of insurance providers to help you access the treatment you need. Phoenix House is an in-network provider for most major insurance carriers, managed care programs, and Medicaid.
How do I get admitted to your program?
Call Phoenix House at 1 888 671 9392. We can typically see you for an assessment and admit you to a program within 24 hours.
What type of professionals will be working with my loved ones in treatment?
Phoenix House New England maintains a full team of licensed professionals who will be working with your loved one. Depending on the treatment program, this team may include medical doctors, nurse practitioners, social workers, drug and alcohol dependency counselors, and other qualified specialists.
Clients have access to a fully equipped gym at the Boston Health Works Fitness Center, located on campus.
Parenting and Nurturing Programs provided by the Institute for Health and Safety.
Educational and Vocational
A GED Program, and Job Training are offered.
Visiting nurse services are provided bi-weekly onsite to clients by Boston Healthcare for the Homeless.
On a monthly basis, Birthday Wishes hosts collective birthday parties on campus for our children.
Every day, our courageous clients and expert staff work together to fight addiction. Take a look at the faces of Phoenix House and the array of programs and services—from counseling and family therapy to sports, yoga, and the arts—that help our clients build new lives in recovery. Learn more about our programs and find a treatment location near you.