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Margaret A. Stutzman Addiction Treatment Center

Counties Served

360 Forest Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14213
United States

Margaret A. Stutzman Addiction Treatment Center


The Margaret A. Stutzman Addiction Treatment Center is a 33-bed, trauma-informed, inpatient residential rehabilitation program. A Primary Counselor coordinates individualized treatment to ensure person-centered care of each individual. Length of stay can range from 2-6 weeks.

Specialties include:

  • Women
  • Pregnant and parenting
  • Trauma survivors
  • Co-occurring mental health disorders and addictions

Treatment Philosophy

 The Margaret A. Stutzman Addiction Treatment Center provides creative, quality services in a short term residential inpatient rehabilitation program designed to meet the unique needs of our alcoholism and substance abuse patients and their families.

With group therapy as a primary focus, the program is the first step to prepare patients for successful outpatient therapy and to begin to learn to use the skills needed to live without drugs and/or alcohol

Admissions Criteria

1) The individual appears to be in need of inpatient chemical dependency services and in need of a higher level of care.

2) The individual is unable to participate in or comply with treatment outside of a 24-hour structured treatment setting based on one or more of the following:

  • a living environment not conducive to recovery;
  • physical or mental complications and co-morbidities requiring medical management;
  • a lack of judgment, insights, and motivation such as to require 24-hour supervision;

3) Individual must reside in one of the counties served by the addiction treatment center.

4) The individual must be at least 18. Under special circumstances, a person under 18 may be admitted. Please contact the addiction treatment center for details.

5) Fees based on Individual's ability to pay (No individuals denied access based on inability to pay).

6) Final admission decisions are always made by the medical director in compliance with utilization review standards.