Substance Use Services

DCF funds a broad mix of substance use treatment services for adolescents in CT and DCF involved parents/caregivers experiencing difficulties with substance misuse.  Services include:

  • outpatient, intensive in-home services, and residential care for adolescents aged 12 and older,
  • intensive in-home re-entry services for youthful offenders transitioning from secure facilities back to the community,
  • specialized treatment approaches for priority populations such as transition age youth and youth with problem sexual behavior, and
  • intensive in-home treatment services and recovery support services for caregivers involved with child protective services.



Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach-Assertive Continuing Care (ACRA-ACC) 

Multi-Dimensional Family Therapy (MDFT)




Case Management & Recovery Support Programs - Recovery Case Management (RCM)

Case Management & Recovery Support Programs - Recovery Specialist Voluntary Program (RSVP)



DCF-Funded Services, by Region

Click on a region below to see which services are available in each DCF Region. 

Region 1  (Bridgeport, Norwalk)
Region 2  (Milford, New Haven)
Region 3  (Middletown, Norwich, Willimantic)
Region 4  (Hartford, Manchester)
Region 5  (Danbury, Torrington, Waterbury)
Region 6  (Meriden, New Britain)

For additional services in your area, please contact Infoline.