Residential Services

The Georgie Harris House is located in Pike County, OH and offers two separate residential facilities. Each house has 15 beds available and 24-hour supervision.

Transitional Program

The transitional housing program was specifically designed to meet the needs of women who have maintained a period of being clean and sober.

Outpatient Services

Located in Ross and Pike counties, our professional staff is trained to recognize and diagnose the symptoms of alcohol and chemical dependency or abuse.

Our History

The Pike Co. Recovery Council began in 1977 when a group of citizens concerned with the growing alcohol/drug problems in the county met to discuss solutions.


On behalf of the staff at The Recovery Council, we are honored to welcome you to a very special place. At The Recovery Council, we provide quality, abstinence-based treatment while offering hope and healing to those suffering from addictions. Residential, Outpatient, and Transitional treatment for adults is available in an environment that is comfortable for our clients. Our culturally diverse team is carefully selected and composed of addiction counselors, case managers and aides, all whom are directed by clinical supervisors. We carefully coordinate a plan of treatment tailored to each client’s individual needs. We gladly accept referrals!

As longstanding members of both Ross and Pike county communities, we work closely with our network of support services. This close partnership ensures that our clients make a strong transition into society with strategies that work in their world. The Recovery Council’s experienced team stands ready for the next opportunity to make a difference. We work with various social agencies including Children’s Services, Job and Family Services, County and Common Pleas Courts, Brigdehaven, Community Action and many others.

Our extensive list of services include: in-patient care, out-patient care, transitional living programming, assistance with drug and alcohol addiction, other substance abuse treatment, mental health services, individual and group counseling, intensive outpatient programs, domestic violence counseling for men and women, life skill coaching, outreach services, educational groups, co-dependency counseling, parenting classes, anger management classes, drug testing, driver’s intervention programming, substance abuse assessment, substance abuse education, transportation services, and case management. Our clients typically reside in the counties of Ross, Pike, Pickaway, Fayette, and Highland, but we will accept clients from other Ohio counties.

If you or someone you know wants to make a change, let us help. We can help equip you or your loved one with the tools needed to live a life free of drugs and alcohol. Please take some time to look over our site and find the treatment option that fits your needs.

  • CARF International

Through accreditation, CARF assists service providers in improving the quality of their services, demonstrating value, and meeting internationally recognized organizational and program standards.

  • The Georgie Harris House

The Georgie Harris House is located in Pike County, Ohio, and offers two separate residential facilities. Each house has 15 beds available, 24-hour supervision, and offers individualized treatment plans to each client.

  • Paint Valley ADAMH Board

Paint Valley ADAMH Board provides HELP and offers HOPE for people recovering from substance abuse and/or mental health issues in Fayette, Highland, Pickaway, Pike and Ross counties of Ohio.

  • OhioMHAS

The OhioMHAS provides statewide leadership in support of a high quality mental health and addiction prevention, treatment and recovery system that is effective and valued by all Ohioans.

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Now you can apply for enrollment and benefits, check your eligibility, or view your existing Medicaid account from the comfort of your own home.

  • Cell Phone Assistance

Sign up for the Lifeline Program and receive a free cell phone. This program reduces the amount people pay for monthly charges for basic service and allows those with income constraints to enjoy the benefits of a phone service.


Hear what some of our clients and staff have to say about the Recovery Council.

  • The staff at the Recovery Council were so kind and knowledgable. They worked with me to overcome the addiction in my life.
  • We carefully coordinate a plan of treatment tailored to each client’s individual needs that will result in hope and healing.