Treament Centre Overview

Agape House provides a specialised substance abuse and dependency treatment facility for those needing to recover from drug and alchohol addictions.

Cost   R17,000 per month
Duration   3 Months

Focus Areas & Facilities

Focusing on primary care treatment, The Agape House provides a balanced programme comprising education, coping skills, emotional development techniques, physical development and practical life skills. The Agape House offers client centred therapy based on a Carl Rogers model.

  • Individual counselling with assigned qualified counsellor.
  • Group sessions- lectures and interactive sessions.
  • Recovery Coaching individual and group sessions.
  • Life coach sessions - individual and group sessions.
  • 12 step program.
  • Recreational outings to surrounding areas.
  • Therapeutic outdoor activities.
  • Sporting activities & well equipped gym.
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Admission Criteria

  • Substance abuse issues. In special circumstances, co-morbidity (Dual diagnosis) will be considered for admission.
  • Voluntary and involuntary admission will be considered.
  • Must be over the age of 18 years old on date of admission.
  • Must be able to meet the intellectual demands of the program.
  • Must have a basic command of the English language.
  • Be able to meet the financial costs of the program.
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Frequently Asked Questions


What clothes must I bring?

Casual & comfortable clothes, and the same with shoes. Any items deemed inappropriate will be kept in safe keeping until your discharge, including those with inappropriate logos or prints.

Can I bring cash with me?

Yes - all cash and credit/debit cards must be handed to the admitting staff member. Your cash will be available for your use via a bookkeeping system.

What about visitations?

Visitations are allowed after 21 days of treatment. Those will be restricted to family members, and those approved by sponsors.

Can shopping be done?

There is a tuck shop available on the premises. Weekly shopping are done for the residents by staff members and or volunteer staff.

Can I bring my medication?

Yes - however All medication must be given to the resident nurse on admission.

Am I allowed to smoke cigarettes?

Yes - in designated smoking zones only. No smoking is allowed inside any building.

Are lectures and group session compulsory?

Yes - these are compulsory.

Does the program includes the Twelve Step Program?

Yes it does.

How many patients share a room?

No more then two patients in a room.

What about a special diet?

We will endeavour to provide personalized meals where possible.

I have gone from strength to strength mentally, physically and spiritually. My experience at Agape will never be forgotten

Sharon

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