About Us

Insight House drug and alcohol treatmentEstablished in 1971, Insight House provides professional, confidential, drug and alcohol treatment services to individuals and their families striving to achieve and maintain a sober lifestyle. Insight House offers a full continuum of care, with NYS Certified programs including outpatient clinic/day treatment, and a 44-bed intensive residential unit. The agency views alcohol and other substance abuse as a chronic but treatable disease, and assists individuals and afflicted family members with a strategic and comprehensive approach to recovery.

Insight House started as an arm of the Oneida County government and became a private, not-for-profit organization in response to the changes in the community health care industry in July of 1997.

Insight HouseThe agency’s main office and residential program facility offers customized levels of treatment depending on client needs, and programs include a variety of clinical group sessions, psychiatric assessment, occupational/vocational services and referral, recreation in the facility’s gymnasium, and life skills education. A wide variety of medicated assisted treatment options are available, including Suboxone and Vivitrol. The agency maintains a lab on site for drug screenings and blood draws. Certified Recovery Peer Advocate services are available. A free and confidential Family Support Group is held weekly on Tuesday evenings.