“Walk-In” Detox For Uninsured Individuals In and Around Memphis

Crisis Stabilization Unit At Memphis Mental Health Institute
(run by Alliance Mental Healthcare Services)
951 Court Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103

Pathways Behavioral Health Services
Jackson, TN
238 Summar Drive
Jackson, TN 38301

  • Length of stay for detox: 5-7 days
  • Comfort meds only, client will be seen by a Nurse Practitioner or a Psychiatrist
  • Group counseling
  • Staff can assist with longer term residential placement once detox completed
  • Client would need to come with a family member to facility, it may take 2-3 hours to determine if there is a bed available. Beds are given on a first come, first served basis. If no bed available, client would need to be able to be transported with a family member

Helen Ross McNabb
5310 Ballcamp Pike
Knoxville, TN 37920

  • Length of stay for detox: 5-6 days
  • Staff can assist with residential placement after detox, average wait is 1 month

Frontier Health
301 W. Watauga Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37604

  • May require medical clearance through a local ER
  • Length of stay for detox: 3 days
  • Client would then be discharged and set up for outpatient treatment
  • They could assist with finding residential placement, wait list for this is approx. 1 month


Residential Rehab Facilities (that accept uninsured)

Serenity Recovery Center

  • Must detox first, then can wait for a residential bed to become available

1094 Poplar Ave,
Memphis, TN 38105

Memphis Recovery Center
(866) 304-8254
215 N. Montgomery Street
Memphis, TN 38104

  • Client needs to call and wait will be determined
  • Residential, partial and intensive outpatient program

Synergy Treatment Center

  • One year program
  • 1 st 5-6 weeks is intensive phase, next 10.5 months client will be offered job placement and basic education classes
  • Job examples may include: pallet jack and forklift operation, order filling, auto body repair, auto detail, golf course grounds maintenance and construction, customer service, security, facility maintenance, merchandising, stocking and rotation of inventory, equipment maintenance, landscaping, janitorial, mail sorting, laundry, meal preparation, etc


Intensive Outpatient Group Counseling for Uninsured

Serenity Recovery Center
1094 Poplar Ave,
Memphis, TN 38105

Memphis Recovery Center
(866) 304-8254
215 N. Montgomery Street
Memphis, TN 38104

First Step Recovery Center
1950 Madison Ave
Memphis, TN 38104


Support & Counseling

Hope Church Recovery and Support resources 

Kemmons Wilson Family Life Center for Good Grief
1520 W Poplar Ave
Collierville, TN 38107

Bereavement Support Groups Compiled by the Family Life office Diocese of Memphis

Sober House Memphis