Amigos Sobrios, Volunteers of America Southwest

Amigos Sobrios

General Information
Description of ServiceA 17-bed, long-term, bilingual and bi-cultural residential alcohol and drug facility. Provides structure, support, referral, and recreation in an alcohol and drug free environment. Provides a social model residential home for Latino males with a primary alcohol or drug abuse problem. Educational materials as well as daily activities are in Spanish. Counseling and group sessions are part of the daily program. Average stay is 6 months to 1 year.
Geographical AreaSan Diego County
Facility/ADA AccessNo wheelchair access
Intake ProcedureWalk into Sobriety House for screening (1111 Island Avenue San Diego, CA 92101).
Client Information
Target PopulationSubstance Abusers
Intended ParticipantsHispanic/Latino Community, Men
Age GroupAdults
Languages SpokenSpanish
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityLimited to males ages 18-65.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFixed fees, arrangements can be negotiated if resident is unable to pay
Fee Amounts$350 per month
Hours of Operation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (Residential Facility)
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Specific Hours: 9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday-Friday; 9:00 am-4:00 pm Saturday and Sunday
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 741 Eleventh Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip San Diego, CA 92101
Main Phone (619) 232-7754
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Last Complete Service Update Date10/27/2014
County Entity/County Funding SourceCounty ADS
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Volunteers of America Southwest
Affiliated Program: Amigos Sobrios
This Service: Amigos Sobrios, Volunteers of America Southwest
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Non-Medically Assisted Alcohol Detoxification (RX-1700.0500-600)
Residential Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment Facilities (RX-8450.7000-700)
Residential Drug Use Disorder Treatment Facilities (RX-8450.7000-750)
Social Model Drug Detoxification (RX-1700.1700-800)