Sober Living

Why Sober Living?

Sober Living offers individuals post-treatment an opportunity to invest time building a stronger foundation for their recovery and stop the revolving door of sobriety followed by relapse.

Often a person leaves treatment without the safety and security of housing that honors his or her new recovery lifestyle. Sober Living homes provide a nurturing atmosphere where individuals are empowered to continue their recovery in a long-term, supportive environment with others who are in similar circumstances.

This environment promotes building community and prevents potential isolation. Solitude and lack of support, whether personal or environmental, are two of the most common reasons for relapse. Spending time in a Sober Living house helps individuals in recovery gain strength and confidence from their housemates and peers.

Whether you’re committed to strengthening your recovery or you desire safe, sober housing as an investment in your or a loved one’s recovery, Apricity is here to help.

Studies indicate that the likelihood of maintaining long-term sobriety doubles when those recovering reside in a sober living house.

Apricity Sober Living homes provide a number of services:

Sober Living Homes

Apricity Sober Living residents further their transition into recovery in a relaxed, low-structure atmosphere. House managers live on site at gender-specific homes: Mahalo for men and Ohana for women. After completing a three-month stay at Mahalo, men may transition to our peer-run home Mana.

Each home has five-to-six bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Residents participate in weekly family meals, contribute to the homes overall well-being through chores, and attend house meetings. Recovery coaching sessions are also available.

Sober Living residents often participate in recovery events and optional group activities that support fun in recovery, including:

Apricity Sober Living Homes are located within walking distance to Apricity Contract Packaging in Neenah, making the commute to work both safe and convenient for those who choose to work there. Apricity Contract Packaging provides a safe place of employment where individuals can work alongside others on various points of their recovery journeys, while gaining valuable occupational skills and earning a paycheck.

Ohana House

"Ohana" is a Hawaiian word meaning family, family means no one gets left behind or forgotten. Ohana house provides an on-site full-time house manager to provide supervision and guidance to participants.

Ohana is funded, in part, by the Basic Needs Giving Partnership, which is supported by the U. S. Venture Fund for Basic Needs within the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation , the J.J. Keller Foundation, Inc. and other partner donors; the 5Giving2Gether4Women Fund, a donor advised fund within the Women’s Fund for the Fox Valley Region; the John Strange Fund and the Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Fund-both funds within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region; as well as an anonymous donor.

Mahalo House

"Mahalo" is a Hawaiian word meaning thanks, gratitude, admiration, praise, esteem, respects. Mahalo is a sober living facility with a live in house manager and 6 additional men. The men will either have 30 days clean or have recently completed a treatment program.

Mahalo is funded, in part, by the Basic Needs Giving Partnership within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region supported by the U.S. Venture Fund for Basic Needs, the J.J. Keller Foundation, Inc. and other community partners; the Thrivent Foundation; and the Woodward Foundation.

Mana House

"Mana" is a Hawaiian word meaning a life energy that flows through all things and is highly individual: you have a chance to gain or lose mana in everything you do. Mana is a peer run facility for men with 6 months of clean time or coming from a 3 month treatment facility.

Mana funding was provided by the Basic Needs Giving Partnership, which is supported by the U.S. Venture Fund for Basic Needs within the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation, the J.J. Keller Foundation and other partner donors. Support is a provided by the Basic Needs Giving Partnership Fund within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region supported by the U.S. Venture Fund for Basic Needs, the J.J. Keller Foundation, Inc. and other community partners.

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