About Support Systems Homes, San Jose, CA
Support Systems Homes (SSH) is an internationally accredited, state-licensed substance abuse treatment program dedicated to the innovative and cost-effective treatment of chemical dependency (drug/alcohol addiction).
Based in Northern California, our San Jose rehab facility provides a comprehensive structure of treatment programs, sober living environments, and services for those suffering from the diseases of alcoholism and drug addiction.
Support Systems Homes was founded in 1990 with the intention of providing treatment of the highest quality for the most affordable rates to all those in need. Our staff members have spent years actively involved in supporting California communities through outreach, education and involvement in 12-step programs.
Support Systems Homes focuses on helping our clients achieve and maintain abstinence from mind-altering substances, learn new methods to cope with life issues, and reintegrate into society as stable, productive individuals. Every client is treated with dignity and respect in the recovery process as the transformation from despair, hopelessness, and fear to a renewed vision of life unfolds.
No matter the level of care, Support Systems Homes provides supportive, drug-free environments with staff on hand. Clients can make use of job preparation assistance, training in life skills improvement, lifetime aftercare, and the peer support so crucial to achieving and maintaining long-term sobriety.
Our staff and policies emphasize integrity, personal accountability, and most importantly, hope for those suffering from the diseases of alcoholism and addiction. We run an ongoing quality improvement process, too. So if you have a question or want to suggest something, an Support Systems Homes staff member will be happy to listen!
Our Philosophy of Treatment
We believe that treatment of the person as a whole—mind, body, and spirit—is necessary to successfully confront and rid them of the diseases of alcoholism and drug addiction.
Years of experience have shown us that the most effective treatment approach involves a combination of:
- Expert counseling and medical staff
- Services that combine treatment of the mind, body, and spirit with education and skills development
- A strong network of support
- Active involvement in the recovery community through aftercare and an Alumni Association
These principles are the foundation of Support Systems Homes exemplary success rate in treating clients struggling with alcoholism and drug addiction.
Addiction and alcoholism are chronic, fatal diseases. Due to their devastating impact on all facets of life, we offer several levels of care, some of which are not time-limited.
Support Systems Homes treatment programs have been CARF-accredited since 2000, and are California State-licensed or -certified, as applicable. This maintains our rehab programs’ high quality and accountability.
For 15 consecutive years, Support Systems Homes has received 3-year accreditations* from CARF, The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities for the following programs:
- Residential Treatment
- Day Treatment
- Outpatient Treatment
(*A three-year accreditation outcome represents the highest level of accreditation. It’s only awarded to organizations that show substantial fulfillment of CARF standards.)
According to Donald E. Galvin, Ph.D., President and CEO of CARF, “Support Systems Homes has put itself through a rigid peer review process and has demonstrated that its programs and services are of the highest quality, measurable, and accountable.”