Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 12/17/2020

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Pocono Mountain Recovery Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Pocono Mountain Recovery Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Henryville, PA’s Local Drug & Alcohol Support Groups

Get connected to local support groups in the Henryville, PA area and stay informed on local addiction news in the community.

12-Step Support Near Henryville, PA

12-Step addiction rehab support groups near Henryville, Pennsylvania

People all across the world are familiar with 12-Step programming and how it can help defeat drug and alcohol addiction. The actual steps can be very easy to understand at first glance, but taking action and applying them to your life can be much more challenging. However, by going to meetings offered through Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) or Narcotics Anonymous (NA), you can get the support you need to begin establishing skills that will make recovery a possibility.

Local Resources

Local Henryville, PA addiction support groups and meetings

When you finish professional treatment, you will be given an aftercare plan that most likely includes participation in 12-Step programming. This means that you will be encouraged to attend AA and/or NA meetings in your area.

These meetings can provide you with a setting where you can share your experiences with drug and alcohol addiction. Not only will you be given the chance to share, but so will others who attend these meetings. This process can help you and everyone else involved in these meetings begin developing positive coping skills and a strong sense of support from the community. To locate AA and NA meetings in Monroe County, PA, please visit the following links:

For Loved Ones

Support groups for family and friends of those struggling with addiction

When someone that you love is suffering from the symptoms of drug and alcohol addiction, it can be unbearable to experience it alongside him or her. You can easily feel overwhelmed, frustrated, and hopeless as you watch your loved one continue down a dangerous path. However, you do not have to go through this alone.

12-Step programming has been massively beneficial for those who are attempting to end their drug and alcohol addiction, as well as for their loved ones. Specifically geared towards the loved ones of an addict or alcoholic, Al-Anon is a 12-Step program that can be found in communities nationwide. The meetings provided through Al-Anon can connect you with others in your local community that share similar experiences to yours. Here, you will share your feelings and experiences, and listen to those of others. This process can help you develop stronger coping skills and allow you to begin to heal.

To find Al-Anon meetings in Monroe County, PA, please visit the following link:

Making the Most of Meetings

Making the most of addiction support group meetings

As soon as you locate meetings in your area that fit your needs, it is important to become as engaged in them as possible so that you can get the greatest benefit. The Henryville, PA community has used 12-Step programming to achieve success in recovery, and it is there for you to utilize, too. And, when you find yourself comfortable in your own recovery, you can provide that same support to others.

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