A Better Direction Recovery Homes

A Better Direction Recovery Homes provide a safe, secure, supportive, and peaceful sober living environment that is affordable for men seeking a better direction in life. We foster empowerment of men in recovery through independent living, group decision-making, and building leadership skills in a community setting with structured accountability.

  • Structured program managed with dedication to your recovery
  • Furnished with comfort in mind
  • Affordable single or double rooms available
  • Plenty of closet and dresser space
  • 1 kitchen, 1 bath, 1 fridge per four men
  • Wi-Fi available and 2 common area TVs
  • Convenient location: less than 1 mile from NuWay, Eat Street, Downtown and 2218 Alano Society
  • Assistance with moving and initial transportation
  • Help navigating a path to a better future!


  • Must sober for at least 30 days or just completed a recovery program (willing to discuss exceptions)
  • Must abstain from drugs, alcohol and gambling
  • Must be willing to submit to random drug testing
  • Must regularly work with a sponsor
  • Must attend three 12 step meetings per week (or 2 and SVCC church service)
  • Must attend Life Recovery Service at SVCC for 1st 30 days of residency
  • Must keep home tidy and complete designated chores
  • Must abide by curfews, visiting rules and overnight allowances
  • Must have at least 20 hours of productive time (work, volunteering, treatment) per week but no more than 40
  • Must abide by everything in participation agreement which will be discussed and signed