The Addiction Treatment Unit (ATU) provides an opportunity for recovery to Veterans who have problems with alcohol or drugs.
Who is Eligible: Registered VA Veterans are eligible for the ATU.
Admission into the Program: You will fill out an Intake Questionnaire, be interviewed by a counselor and then be advised of which part of the program would be appropriate for you based on the severity of your problems.
For more information contact ATU at (909) 825-7084 ext. 2354, 2363 or simply ask your physician for a referral to the ATU.
Addiction is a treatable disease.
People who use chemicals can experience, stress or emotional problems, family turmoil, legal or financial problems and job problems when using. Recovery includes not only staying away from chemicals, but improving the mental and physical conditions caused by the disease of addiction.
The ATU also offers a program for family and friends who suffer from the patient's erratic and sometimes violent behavior or who simply care and are concerned regarding the patients chemical use.
Meets: Every Tuesday, Walk-in's are welcome.
Time: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Loma Linda VA Medical Center, 2NW
Reminder: Family, friends and children are encouraged to attend whether the loved one is seeking treatment or not. Even if your loved one refuses help, ask us what to do.