Completely Renovated Sober Townhomes With Everything You Need Sober Living for Men in Brandon Townhome Sober Living in Brandon, FL Welcome to Real Recovery’s townhome sober living facilities in Brandon, FL. Specifically crafted for men, our setting seamlessly combines the comfort of a home with the essential structure needed for genuine healing and recovery from addiction. According to an updated study in 2023, more than 500,000 in the United States are dependent on heroin. We aim to offer individuals a structured setting where they can focus on their recovery journey. Nestled in the suburbs and dubbed the “city within a city” of Tampa, our Brandon location strikes a harmonious balance between urban and suburban life. Much To Love About Our Brandon Property About Our Sober Living in Brandon At the heart of Brandon lies Real Recovery’s unique facility, a beacon of hope and transformation. Beyond merely offering shelter, our Brandon facility is intricately designed as a transformative environment. Every brick laid, every program designed, and every staff member onboarded reflects our unwavering commitment to the health, well-being, and progressive journey of our residents. Here, we don’t just provide a place to stay; we craft a comprehensive recovery ecosystem. We passionately focus on rebuilding the fragmented lives of those grappling with addiction, arming them with practical and emotional tools vital for long-term success. As they journey with us, our residents evolve, re-integrating into society not just as individuals who have overcome addiction but as confident, resilient, and sober contributors to the community. Looking for another sober living nearby? Learn more about our other locations in the Tampa area. Amenities 24/7 access to onsite recovery experts that provide guidance, support, and accountability when it matters most Newly renovated living spaces, with granite kitchen countertops, modern appliances, and ample pantry space Spacious living and dining room areas Large comfy leather couches, high speed internet, and HD smart TVs in each living room to relax and watch football or your favorite Netflix series Large industrial grill always filled with propane, ready for you to show off your barbecue skills Ping pong table and basketball court On-site laundry and parking Great location with essential shops and 12-step meetings nearby (3 AA meetings on the property) Conveniently located by major transit routes Hundreds of available job opportunities nearby Random breathalyzer and drug tests (2x per week) 5 minutes away from three 12 step clubhouses for meetings 2 minutes away from Brandon Regional Hospital 5 minutes away from the Selmon Express Way, I-75, and I-4 10 minutes away from Hillsborough Community College 15 minutes away from beautiful downtown Tampa Sober Living Program Costs Program Fee's due on the first business day of each month One time $150 administration fee due during intake Utilities are included with program fees (electricity, water, high-speed internet, cable, and trash) All drug and breathalyzer testing are included as part of the monthly program fee Monthly barbecues, cookouts, and holiday dinners are complimentary Free monthly gym pass (must attend 3x per week to remain eligible) Real Recovery Sober Living Brandon Address: 620 Kings Oaks Ct, Brandon, FL 33511Hours: 10:00 am – 6:00 pmPhone: (813) 820-3307 Directions Nearby Alcohol Anonymous & Narcotics Anonymous Meeting Locations Finding quality AA or NA meetings when you’re new to an area can feel like a daunting task, especially when not all meetings are created equal… some are undoubtedly better than others, right? Here are the best Alcohol Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous meetings near Brandon’s sober living home that come highly recommended by our residents.AA Tri-County Central Office Tampa Website – Check for meeting schedule updates and local AA news. Real Recovery Sober Living Brandon's 12-Step Meetings Address: 620 Kings Oaks Ct, Brandon, FL 33511Our Brandon sober living community has four meetings located on the property:Monday, Wednesday, & Friday starting at 7:30 PM (open discussion).Sunday’s “Spiritual Solutions” AA meeting starts at 10:00 AM. Directions Our Place - Meeting Clubhouse Address: 1009 Lithia Pinecrest Rd, Brandon, FL 33511Daily meetings at 7:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 5:45 PM, 6:00 PM, and 7:30 PM. Located just 8 minutes away from our Brandon sober living house, most of our residents regularly frequent and enjoy the AA/NA meetings at Our Place. Directions Kingsway Group Address: 200 Kingsway Rd, Brandon, FL 33510Daily meetings at 6:30 AM, except Sunday at 7:30 PM; located about 8 minutes away. Directions Arise & Build Presbyterian Church Address: 710 E Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511Daily AA meetings at various times, check Tampa’s Tri-County Central Office website for specific meeting times. Directions Club YANA - Meeting Clubhouse Address: 209 S Tampania Ave, Tampa, FL 33609Website: https://www.clubyana.com/ Daily AA/NA meetings, varies per day (6:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 5:45 PM, 7:00 PM, and 8:00 PM). Check Tampa’s Tri-County Central Office website for specific meeting times. (22 minutes away)*Young Peoples Group at 7:00 PM on Thursday* Directions Job Resources for Residents CareerSource - Brandon Center Address: 9350 Bay Plaza Blvd., Suite 121 Tampa, FL 33619Hours: 8:00 am- 5:00 pmPhone: (813) 930-7832CareerSource Tampa Bay offers a full range of career planning services for professional and entry-level candidates, including career orientation; turnkey resource centers that assist in the candidate’s job search; career fairs; interviewing techniques; labor market information specific to occupations and industries in demand as well as resume building tips, salary and wage information and more; and professional networking. Directions Education Opportunities at Real Recovery Sober Living in Brandon We encourage every resident that can, to continue their education, even if it’s only a couple of classes each semester. Pursuing a degree and obtaining relevant certifications is one of the best ways to improve your economic mobility (ability to increase your income), quality of life, become self-sufficient, learn new skills, and prepare yourself for today’s evolving job market needs.Did you know that as a resident at Real Recovery you can receive an exemption that covers the cost of tuition and access fees to attend local community colleges and Florida universities, including the University of South Florida? It’s true!It gets better – the University of South Florida’s main campus is only 30 minutes away from Real Recovery’s Tampa sober living location.The University of South Florida has something called the Homeless Tuition Waiver which is part of a statewide program (§ 31009.25, Fla. Stat.; 2020) to help individuals and families who want to create a better life but are experiencing less than ideal circumstances. Before you say, well I’m not homeless… well put your ego aside, remember we’re working on a program of willingness, honesty, and humility. Real Recovery is by definition “transitional housing” which means all residents meet the federal definition of “homeless.” If you’re interested in continuing your education, our dedicated staff will help you make that a reality. This is one area we cover during intake where we discuss your goals – recovery, personal, professional, and education-wise. What do sober people do in Brandon? The Tampa Bay area is a renowned party hot-spot in Florida, so it’s not surprising that some in early recovery find it difficult to find fun attractions that don’t center around booze. We’ve done the hard work for you and compiled a list of plenty of cool things to do in Brandon, that don’t involve drugs or drinking. But first, check the events calendar to find specific Tampa activities. Looking for the top things to do in Tampa this weekend? Check these lists: The Tampa Bay Times Events Calendar Visit Tampa Bay Tampa Attractions Fun Activities & Games in Brandon, FL Brandon Florida's Eventbrite Page Find a Meetup group in Brandon, FL Sober Vacations and Groups The sky’s the limit when it comes to the variety of recovery centered vacation opportunities available. Whether you’re looking for a cruise, a safari, a beach-side resort, or a budget-friendly excursion, several companies or groups offer sober alternatives. Travel Sober, Sober Vacations, and Sober Celebrations all cater to those in 12-step recovery and their families. These adventures include worldwide cruises, safaris, beach vacations, and more. These companies provide not only great destinations but 12-step meetings and speakers on recovery, as well. Sober Travelers offers some budget-friendly options like camping trips and music festivals, as well as cruises and other activities. Meetup offers many sober meetup groups around the world. Clean Fun Network is a Facebook group for those who want to have fun while enjoying a clean, sober lifestyle. Don’t forget to consider all the outings you can plan on your own, such as visiting a wellness or meditation retreat, museum outings, cultural events, hiking, camping, ski trips, road trips, picnics, and much more. Outpatient Rehab Real Recovery is more than just sober living in Brandon; it’s a gateway to a holistic healing journey. Recognizing the diverse needs of individuals on the path to recovery, we’ve seamlessly integrated advanced therapeutic solutions with our outpatient rehab in Tampa. Our specialized programs, such as the Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) and Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), are meticulously designed to offer individuals and residents the flexibility, support, and structure they require. See What Our Residents Have to Say About Real RecoveryWe believe that everyone that wants to get sober should have the opportunity to do so in a safe, clean, and respectable environmen. Check out our testimonials Finally a sober living that is about helping people on the road to recovery, that adheres to a set of strict standards to ensure the comfort and safety of the clients over an extra dollar being made. These guys practice integrity in an industry riddled with greed. They take sobriety very seriously and operate with professionalism.Ethan Svia Google - St. Petersburg PropertyI have struggled for many years with a debilitating case of untreated alcoholism , until I made the life changing decision to come to Real Recovery St.Pete. With the support of staff, and residents alike, I am still sober sober 13 months later. I can not say enough good things about this place! Thank you Real Recovery!Kyle Kvia Google - St. Petersburg PropertyI have been to other Sober Living houses and Real Recovery is the best. They drug test to keep people honest. They make sure clients are responsible and clean their house. The House Managers are awesome. If you are serious about recovery this is a great place to live. Several meetings on site.Dan Bvia Google - Clearwater PropertyReal Recovery is the best choice in all regards. Their facilities are amazing, the amount of work and money the owner puts into his properties is unmatched. The programs they have are also the best. House managers are also super involved, go to the same meetings and know what is going on with the clients. Jonathan Avia Google - North Tampa PropertyI recently moved into Real Recovery and I have been very impressed! I came from a sober living situation in St. Pete but moved back home to Bradenton. If you are looking for a clean, sober living environment - this is it! Mark is a very open and relatable person to talk to. The men here are open, eager to help, and make you feel welcome.Rob Bvia Google - Bradenton-Sarasota PropertyI been in Real Recovery of Tampa for a month now and it was by far the best decision I ever made after completing 30 days of inpatient rehab at Turning Point. RR is teaching me how important it is to make friends in recovery and to get out of my comfort zone. Thank you to for welcoming and helping me on this journey in recovery.Bob B Jrvia Google - Tampa Property Would You Like To Live a More Successful Life? Many of us were bruised, battered, and broken when we arrived at sobriety’s doorstep; today, we’ve regained our dignity, family, friends, careers, and our passion in life. Real Recovery has helped hundreds of men build a strong foundation in recovery; if you’re struggling, now is the time to ask for help. Take 2-minutes and complete our admissions form, it may save your life. Struggle, Jails, Death, or Success. Pick One. 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