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Welcome To
The Beginning Of A Sober Life



We serve the New Orleans community by providing treatment, support, and counseling to dedicated families and individuals who struggle with substance abuse, homelessness, mental illness or HIV/AIDS.

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Take a look at our programs:

Outpatient Programs

We offer two levels of outpatient substance abuse treatment at Responsibility House.

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Residential Treatment Program

This Program provides alcohol and drug education and allows the men to develop a sober support system over a 3 month period...

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Supportive Housing Programs

All of our Supportive Housing Programs are based on the Housing First model.

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The Mission of Responsibility House

To provide quality services and opportunities that improve the standard of life for individuals, families and our community.

  • To promote health and wellbeing in our community
  • To nurture healthy and productive living
  • To provide safe housing to the homeless
  • To light the road to recovery

Vision Statement

Responsibility House envisions a healthy, productive community where all its members can expect to live in a peaceful, supportive, loving and respectful society free from abuse and violence.


  • Honesty
  • Accountability
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Continuing Growth
  • Service
  • Compassion
  • Each person is inherently sacred by nature. We reflect this value by treating everyone with Respect and Dignity.

Responsibility House, Inc. (RH) is a private non-profit organization [501(c)3] dedicated to meeting the needs of the Greater New Orleans area’s underserved, indigent and disabled populations. In 1994, RH was founded as a treatment center for people with substance use disorders. In 2000, we expanded our mission to include housing the homeless. In each of our programs, we employ qualified professional for all counseling and case management positions. Our services have proven effective and successful because of our people-driven approach to program design, implementation and improvement.