Entries by Gabriel Johnson

The Birch House is now Level 1 Housing!

We have some exciting news to share with you.  Sober Living Cleveland is now offering Level 1 housing:  The Birch House. What exactly does Level 1 mean?  It is a recovery house for residents that are self-monitoring and accountable to each other.  It is focused on the resident making a safe and stable transition from their previous environment to […]

News Update

We are pleased to announce that Sober Living Cleveland has elected two new board members!   Dr. Dennis Grossman, an internal medicine physician at MetroHealth in Bedford and at Metro’s main campus on West 25th. Tina Valentine, a Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant and Quality Mental Health Specialist at Choices Behavioral Healthcare. Please join us in welcoming […]

Our First Home is a Certified Ohio Recovery

Sober Living Cleveland’s first recovery home, Cedar House, has become a certified Ohio Recovery Housing Associate!  We have earned certification because we meet or exceed quality standards and expectations. Standards include health and safety practices, and policies and procedures in line with best practices in recovery housing nationwide.  As part of the application process, trained peer reviewers […]

Doors Open

In April, 2017, Sober Living Cleveland opened the doors to their first house for women in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. Our sober living house will bridge the gap between treatment and a life outside of treatment without drugs and alcohol. It will be a safe place for individuals to rebuild their […]

Building a Strong Foundation

The Cedar House was loaded with character from the hardwood floors, custom woodwork, and the spacious rooms.  So many possibilities!  As we all know, a successful renovation starts with a solid plan.  As we started our journey, we always kept one thought in the forefront — “expect the unexpected.” Hardwood floors offer the extra allure […]

Sober Living Cleveland purchases their first home

After an extensive search for the perfect house, Sober Living Cleveland purchased their first house on the east side of Cleveland in November 2016.  More than 200 people donated money, services, furnishings, and time to make the purchase of this duplex a reality.  Because of the urgent need for a sober house, we were thrilled […]