FAQs

FAQs for our Adult Male Residential Program

We accept men ages 18 to 65.

The program is 12-months and divided into three phases.

A 2019 Evangel University study commissioned by Adult & Teen Challenge  USA found a 78% success rate for students who graduated an Adult & Teen Challenge program.

Our 78% success rate applies to students who graduate the program.

We do not allow psychotropic medications (e.g., antianxiety, antidepressant, mood stabilizer, or sleep aid). We do allow prescriptions for general medical issues, such as high-blood pressure, diabetes, etc. All prescriptions must be approved by your admissions counselor prior to your admissions. We provide over the counter (OTC) medication, such as Tylenol, ibuprofen, non-drowsy allergy medication, and vitamins. Students are not allowed to bring their own OTC medication.

We are a nicotine free facility. No cigarettes, dip, vaping products, gum, patches, mints, etc. are allowed.

There is a onetime $700 admissions fee due upon admissions. Students or their family will also setup monthly student support with their admissions counselor during the admissions process.

No, we do not accept insurance.

Yes, we accept students on probation or parole. Your admissions counselor will need in writing from your probation or parole officer permission to enroll and reporting requirements.

Yes, we accept court ordered students. Since our residential program is voluntary, if the court ordered student leaves the program prematurely, we will notify the proper authority.

Yes, it is possible for us to admit students directly from jail or prison. The student, the student’s family, and the student’s lawyer will need to work closely with their admissions counselor to coordinate admissions.

No, students who require medical detox must be detoxed prior to enrolling in the program. For a referral to a medical detox facility, please reach out to your admissions counselor.

No, you will not be able to work to earn money in the program. However, you will be afforded the opportunity to strengthen your work ethic and develop new skills by participating in certain curriculum and volunteer opportunities designed to help you obtain and keep employment after graduation.

Yes, students will need to bring their valid government issued photo ID and Social Security Card with them to their admissions appointment.

According to our Personal Grooming Policy, students’ hair must be kept neat and above the ears. Facial hair is not allowed, except for a mustache.