Washburn House is a substance abuse treatment center that meets you where you are in your recovery or addiction. We are located in Worcester, Massachusetts, which is about 62 miles from Hartford. Our addiction treatment programs mean you can stay connected to your home in Hartford or experience it in a new way, while removing yourself from old triggers.\r\n\r\nWe\u2019re prepared to help you every step of the way! Below is a summary of the treatment options we offer and ideas for how to integrate treatment in Worcester and your life in Hartford.\r\nMedically Monitored Detox\r\nOur\u00a0medical detox\u00a0program gives you a safe, welcoming environment in which to detox from substances. You\u2019ll receive around-the-clock support from experienced doctors and nurses. Our medical staff will make your detox experience as comfortable as it can be and step in if withdrawal symptoms become dangerous.\r\nInpatient Drug Rehab\r\nInpatient drug rehab\u00a0is a residential program offering 24-hour care at our\u00a0rehab center in Worcester, MA. While you\u2019re living here, you\u2019ll be able to devote your full attention to getting healthy. Expect individual therapy as well as group therapy, led by Masters-level clinicians.\r\nDay Treatment\r\nDay treatment\u2014also called partial hospitalization (PHP)\u2014is an outpatient treatment program. You\u2019ll have six hours of therapy, five days a week, with the freedom to return home to Hartford each day or as often as you\u2019d like. PHP is ideal if you\u2019re looking to transition back into the Hartford community or if you need rehab but still have to tend to responsibilities at home.\r\nIntensive Outpatient Program (IOP)\r\nThis\u00a0intensive outpatient treatment program in MA\u00a0is our lowest level of care and allows you to spend most of your time at home. IOP involves three hours of group therapy, three days per week. It also includes individual therapy. Through this option, you can enjoy the support that group therapy provides, while remaining part of your community in Hartford.\r\nHow Far Is Washburn House from Hartford?\r\nWashburn House is at:\r\n\r\n1183 Main Street\r\nWorcester, MA\r\n\r\nWe\u2019re only an hour\u2019s drive from Hartford. I-84 East will take you most of the way to Worcester. When you reach Auburn, take Exit 10 from I-90 East. Drive north on Oxford Street and Heard Street until you reach Main Street.\r\n\r\nPublic transportation is available between Hartford and Worcester. One option is to take the Hartford Line Amtrak 148 to Springfield, then take the Peter Pan 6807 Boston bus line to Worcester. From Central Hub at Union Station, take the 27 Main St\/Auburn Mall bus route to Main Street and Webster Square.\r\n\r\nAnother option is to take a Greyhound bus to Boston from Union Station. Then take the Framingham\/Worcester line from the South Station bus terminal to Union Station in Worcester.\r\nDoes Washburn House Provide Transportation to and from Hartford?\r\nWhether or not we can provide transport to and from Hartford depends on individual factors. Please\u00a0let us\u00a0know if you\u2019re interested in this, and we\u2019ll find out whether it\u2019s an option for you!\r\nInsurance and Payment Options at Washburn House\r\nWe partner with all the major insurance companies that cover drug and alcohol treatment.\u00a0Contact us, so we can discuss the options available to you through your insurance plan. You can also call your insurance provider and ask about coverage. It\u2019s never too early to start this process.\r\n\r\nWe also accepts direct payment, and we\u2019re happy to work with you to develop a plan that fits into your budget.\r\nWhat Fun, Sober Activities Can I Find in Hartford?\r\nTo stay sober after you return home, you\u2019ll need to find things to do in Hartford that don\u2019t involve drinking or drug use. Fortunately, it\u2019s a diverse city with activities to suit all ages, interests, and lifestyles. Here are a few to get you started:\r\nExplore Museums\r\nThere\u2019s no shortage of inspiration to be found in museums across Hartford, CT.\r\n\r\nAt the\u00a0Mark Twain House & Museum, you can visit the desk where Mark Twain wrote his most famous works.\r\n\r\nConnecticut Science Center\u00ae boasts nine stories of interactive exhibits and theaters.\r\n\r\nThe\u00a0Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art\u00a0is one of the oldest museums in the U.S. It features an extensive collection of paintings, modernist works, and furnishings. And it\u2019s free to Hartford residents and on designated\u00a0free days!\r\nDevelop Your Creativity\r\nHartford is home to many artists and opportunities to become one yourself.\u00a0West Hartford Art League\u00a0offers art classes using a variety of mediums, like drawing, photography, pottery, and much more.\r\n\r\nSea Tea Improv Studios\u00a0hosts classes teaching the art of storytelling through acting and comedy.\r\n\r\nGlastonbury Arts\u00a0in Glastonbury, CT\u2014just 15 minutes from Hartford\u2014hosts a variety of art classes and has free workshop days.\r\nVolunteer\r\nA city the size of Hartford means there are plenty of opportunities to give back, which has been shown to\u00a0boost your recovery. These agencies are always looking for helping hands:\r\n\r\n \tChrysalis Center, Inc.\r\n \tHands on Hartford\r\n \tLiteracy Volunteers of Greater Hartford\r\n\r\nWhatever your skill set or area of interest, there\u2019s an opportunity for you to make a difference in the lives of others.\r\nAre There Drug and Alcohol Support Groups in Hartford?\r\nYes, there are a variety of support groups in Hartford.\u00a0Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery\u00a0(CCAR) is a Hartford-based agency devoted to supporting people in recovery. Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based substance abuse support group, meets at\u00a0The Salvation Army\u00ae New Hope. There are also a variety of 12-step meetings, like\u00a0Alcoholics Anonymous\u00a0and\u00a0Narcotics Anonymous\u00a0located throughout the city, including many for specific age groups and other demographics.\r\n\r\nAftercare is a core component of relapse prevention. Our team is happy to set up outpatient therapy, help you find a local support group, or anything else you need when you return to Hartford.\r\n\r\nIf you think Washburn House is right for you, let us get to know your unique situation and help you set things up. We can help make your transition to Worcester from Hartford smooth and make sure you get the most out of your substance abuse treatment.