Capital Area Recovery Program (CARP)

Residential Addiction Recovery Services for Men

“I was tired of hurting other people and myself. I knew I had to change, and I wanted to change. Now I say yes to good things and no to bad things.”

Successful Client, Capital Area Recovery Program

The nationally accredited Capital Area Recovery Program (CARP) offers social detoxification services and comprehensive clinical treatment for substance abuse and addiction recovery. We provide care for people with a co-occurring mental health problem. The 40-bed residential addiction recovery program is open to adult males, 18 and older. Clients are admitted only from clinicians, drug courts, hospitals, mental health and substance abuse treatment facilities.

Our Key Services

  • Social detoxification treatment
  • Bio-psychosocial assessment and evaluation
  • Individual counseling
  • Recovery groups
  • Co-occurring treatment services
  • Medication management
  • Didactic lectures and videos
  • Introduction to the 12-Step Program
  • AA, Al-Anon, NA, and CA recovery groups
  • Stress and anger management
  • Pastoral services
  • Educational services
  • Physical fitness and recreation activities
  • Addressing anti-social behavior
  • Addressing criminogenic behavior
  • Integration into community-based services, including literacy services and life skills training
  • Tobacco cessation program
  • Parenting classes
  • Family therapy
  • Problem gambling assessment and treatment • Aftercare groups
  • Access to Primary Care check-up

Medicaid, Medicare, Private Insurance accepted, and no-cost and sliding fee scale available based on household income.


2455 Wooddale Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
Phone: (225) 922-3169
Fax: (225) 922-3225

Outpatient Treatment: Alcohol and Other Drugs/Addictions (Adults)
Outpatient Treatment: Alcohol and Other Drugs/Addictions (Children and Adolescents)
Outpatient Treatment: Mental Health (Adults)
Outpatient Treatment: Mental Health (Children and Adolescents)
Residential Treatment: Alcohol and Other Drugs/Addictions (Adults)