Vietnamese Delegation and SAMHSA visit Phoenix House Mid-Atlantic

Vietnam wishes to create medication assisted treatment programs for individuals in the criminal justice system with substance use disorders and visited Phoenix House Mid-Atlantic as a model program.

Time to Stop Forcing Addicted Prisoners Off Their Medication

Forcing people off methadone treatment when they become incarcerated is par for the course in America’s prisons. That spells trouble when they’re released–and it reveals a lot about how we view people with addictions.

Time To Reroute the Preschool-to-Prison Pipeline

For many Phoenix House teen clients and Rikers inmates alike, gang culture was their only family; it was where they turned for protection and support. That’s not easy to walk away from—so it’s up to us to provide them with a better alternative.

USPO DC Awarded Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic Three New Contracts

Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic is pleased to announce that we were recently awarded three contracts by the D.C. Probation Office.