Criteria for Admission

  1. Must be at least 18 years old.  Must have a valid picture ID.  Must be ambulatory and physically able to participate fully in our program.
  2. Must get a N.C. state  criminal background check.  If you are found out to have any open warrants    after you are admitted to this program, you will be asked to leave immediately.
  3. Must meet DSM-5 diagnosis for a substance use disorder.
  4. Must be abstinent from alcohol or drugs for a minimum of 7 days prior to admission. You will be required to provide a urine sample for drug testing before being assigned a room.  If you test positive for any drugs other than prescribed medication, you will not be admitted.
  5. Must get a complete physical examination by a physician and a TB test.  TB tests can be obtained at the local Health Department.  Must have a negative Covid screening.
  6. Must attend and complete a substance abuse intensive outpatient treatment program.  If you are discharged for any reason prior to completion, you will be discharged from our program.
  7. Must have the ability to live in a structured environment.
  8. Must begin looking for employment after 90 days of admission. Clinical staff will meet with each resident about this rule. It is case by case.
  9. Must save 75% of your income, with the assistance of your case manager, you will develop a personal budget. You are required to open a bank account of your choice, you must provide your case manager a copy of your income and deposit slips, staff will assist you in locating a bank or a financial institute to open an account with. You must keep receipts for all money spent and turn in to clinical staff.
  10. Must be a U.S. Citizen

Myrover-Reese Fellowship Home
560 Wilkes Rd. Fayettevile, NC 28306