IF THIS IS AN EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL 911 OR GO DIRECTLY TO THE NEAREST EMERGENCY ROOM AND REQUEST DETOXIFICATION SERVICES

The Ranch is an
ASAM Level 3.1
Care Facility

The Ranch is an ASAM Level 3.1 Care Facility

Who We Serve

All Level 3 programs are residential levels of care, and The Ranch is an ASAM Level 3.1 Facility. Men who enter our residential program are generally referred to the Ranch from higher levels of care. We are not the first step in the recovery process for you or your loved one in the ASAM CONTINUUM. If this is an emergency, please call 911 or go directly to the nearest emergency room and request detoxification services. 

4.0

Inpatient

Hospital

3.7

Medically

Monitored

3.5

Clinically

Monitored

3.1

Low Intensity

Residential

Services

1&2

Outpatient

& Intensive

Outpatient

Services

Our Mission

Affecting positive change in the lives of individuals with addictions and their families through education, intensive therapy, and a compassionate, caring atmosphere.

Our Vision

We envision individuals living successfully in their recovery and becoming more productive members of society.

About Us

The Ranch was founded by the Maryland Sheriffs’ Association to provide assistance and a home for at risk, troubled, or homeless boys in Maryland. In was incorporated in 1974. For 41 years, the Ranch has provided group home living to youth ages 10-18 that were referred by the Department of Social Services and the Department of Juvenile Services. In 2015, the Ranch decided to change their focus to serve men with substance use disorders.

Substance use disorders are at a critical, all-time high. After years of helping hundreds of children, the Ranch has decided to take their expertise, top-notch facility, and trained staff to try and meet the needs that are plaguing our adults today – substance use.

Why Choose
The Ranch?

We offer a variety of mutual aid programs that, when used together, can help clients work through underlying issues. 

24/7 Residential Facility

Life Skills Training

Counseling

Continued Support After You Complete Your Treatment

Our Facilities

The Ranch is situated on a 204-acre campus in Frederick, Maryland. We are equipped with living areas, a dining hall, fitness center, computer lab, and more. All of our amenities are geared toward your recovery.

Housing
Clients share a bedroom, with up to three men per room
Library
CLIENTS MAY PREPARE RESUMES, LOOK FOR JOBS, AND PARTICIPATE IN ONLINE GED CLASSES IN OUR LIBRARY / COMPUTER LAB.
Fitness Room
RECREATION AND EXERCISE IS ENCOURAGED.
Dining Hall
THREE NUTRITIOUS MEALS PER DAY, PLUS SNACKS, ARE PREPARED BY OUR FULL-TIME COOKING STAFF.
Grounds
OUR 204-ACRE CAMPUS AFFORDS MANY OPPORTUNITIES TO WALK

Client Spotlight

I’m here writing this today to just kind of give an example of a good facility with people that actually care about us getting better. Now I’m not going to tell you that it is 100% flawless, I say this from a lot of experience that there is no such thing! But I assure you that for someone like me, this is the best. I came here such a broken-down man with no self-confidence or self-esteem after 50 overdoses and 9 heart attacks and now I have put myself back in school to get my high school diploma and I’m even going further than that. I will be the first in my entire bloodline with a college education! So, if yourself or a loved one is struggling with this demon do you really want to change and better yourself? If so, reach out to these people. I absolutely trust them to help anyone I care about or love. 

Sincerely,

A Very Grateful Client

Refer a Client

If you have a client that is ready for Level 3.1 care, please fill out the form and we will be in touch.

If this is an emergency, please call 911 or go directly to the nearest emergency room and request detoxification services.