Our Approach to Sober Living - Real Recovery
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Open: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
A Simple Yet Effective Approach To Help Men Struggling With Addiction

Our Approach to Sober Living

Open. Honest. Willing. Our Approach to Sober Living

Patrick founder of Real Recovery posing with residents at Brandon property

At Real Recovery we believe that everyone who has struggled with addiction can lead a successful, purpose-filled life in recovery if we, as alcoholics and addicts, are willing to be open, honest, and willing to follow a simple process on a daily basis.

All men can recover from the chronic disease of addiction when they are given a safe, structured, supportive environment that provides accountability and the tools and opportunities to effect real change in their lives.

We know from our sober living program’s alumni (previous graduates) and from the collective experience of millions throughout the 12-step rooms, that long-term recovery is possible when individuals in early sobriety have an opportunity to build a strong foundation, support network, and gain the tools/resources necessary to grow in all areas of their life — physical health, emotional/mental health, spiritually, personal and professional.

Patrick the founder of Real Recovery meeting new residents at the Brandon location
Real Recovery alumni holding one year anniversary sobriety coin in front of the 12 steps at an AA meeting

Who We Can Help Stay Sober

Real Recovery client holding one year anniversary sobriety coin in front of the 12 steps at an AA meeting

Our sober living program is designed to help men who may be new to recovery or recently completed an in-patient addiction treatment program, men who are coming back from more research (relapse), and individuals who have clean time but recognize they need a more accountable environment to prevent a potential relapse.

Recovery isn’t easy. It is easier, infinitely better, and more rewarding than the life many of us were living when drinking or using drugs.

Real Recovery Sober Living emphasizes the importance of personal accountability, everyone that steps through our doors are responsible for their recovery. We provide the resources and environment to give our residents a fighting chance, many of the men who have successfully completed our three-phase sober living program are still sober today, but we can’t force anyone not to pick up a drink, drug, or work a thorough 12-step program. We can help lay the tools necessary to achieve long-term sobriety, the rest is up to you.

How Our Approach Beats
the Sober Living Status Quo

How Our Approach Beats the Sober Living Status Quo

Truly Modern Apartment-Style Sober Living
Each of our apartments offer true apartment-style living with newly renovated living spaces, modern appliances, high-speed internet, and furnishings.
Consistent Random Alcohol & Drug Testing Weekly
Residents are breathalyzed and drug tested multiple times per week to ensure the safety of our community, without pushing the cost on to our clients or families.
Equality Without Exceptions Among Residents
Our program admins are not the jury, judges, and executioners. Our rules and operations are standard across each property so we never play favorites.
Exceptionally Well-Maintained Properties
Our properties surpass the sober living status quo. We don’t mess around when it comes to quality because you deserve to build your best life with dignity.
Mind, Body, & Spirit Comprehensive Approach
We emphasize the importance of hard work and self-care through healthy living habits and activities that help clients improve all aspects of their lives.
We’re FARR Accredited & Industry Acclaimed
We’re certified by Florida’s Association of Recovery Residences and nationally recognized by leading sober living industry associations.
More Resources To Help You Succeed Quickly In Sobriety
Real Recovery provides more resources and services than any other sober living program we’ve found, check out our resources page to see every we do.
We Confront the Disease of Addiction Head-On
We’re in recovery too so we’re keen on observing and confronting the negative behaviors addicts display. We never co-sign old behaviors.
Structured and Clean, Not Militant Sober Living
Our program is structured but not militant. We expect residents to keep their areas clean, be respectful, and practice the 12-step principles in their daily lives.

Trusted by Hundreds of Men & Families.
Recognized, Licensed, & Accredited by Industry Leaders.

Trusted by Hundreds of Men & Families. Recognized, Licensed, & Accredited by Industry Leaders.

Florida Association of Recovery Residences
NARR National Alliance for Recovery Residences
Real Recovery A+ BBB Rating
Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services TPAS
SAMHSA Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Need Help Choosing a Sober Home Location?

Whether you want to be close to home, work, the beach, or right next door to a university, one of our properties is sure to align with your goals in sobriety.

While we all suffer from a common denominator – the disease of addiction and maladaptive coping mechanisms, many of us have walked different paths to arrive at the doorstep of recovery.

Our highly trained recovery specialists and house managers can help you identify which location may best suit your needs based on your unique experience, goals, work history, and the availability or lack of transportation so you or your loved one has the best opportunity to not only remain sober but rebuild all aspects of their life.

Request a Confidential Callback for Help Today

One of our program managers will give you a call, typically within an hour to discuss our sober living program, answer any questions you might have, and help you decide if Real Recovery is a good fit for your goals in recovery.

If you need immediate help, please call us (727) 290-9156.