Community Reentry Program

Gookomis Endaad has developed a partnership with the Vilas County Jail to provide a comprehensive program for those who would like seek treatment for their addiction to opioids and/or alcohol.  The program offers Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT) with at least 90 days of in-patient treatment at Gookomis Endaad and upon successful completion, at least another 90 days of intensive out-patient therapy with the opportunity to stay at Ombedam Endaad, our peer-supported transitional housing to support on-going sobriety.  

Criteria for Participation:

  • At least 18 years old

  • Meets Physical Requirements

    • Does not have active liver disease​

    • Does not have moderate to severe renal impairment

    • Does not have hypersensitivity to Naltrexone

    • Did not fail the Naloxone test previously

  • Meets ASAM criteria for in-patient treatment 

  • Diagnosed with an opioid and/or alcohol dependency within the past 5 years

  • Is not, nor plans to become pregnant while in the program

  • Is referred by the Vilas County Jail Administration

How to be Referred for the Program:

If you believe you may be eligible or would like to participate, to learn more, contact Bill Weiss, Vilas County Jail Administrator who will provide necessary enrollment forms for Gookomis Endaad.  

To learn more about Vivitrol visit:   https://www.vivitrol.com

To learn more about the Program you can visit:   https://www.facebook.com/dakotasherektv/videos/2001632980134503/

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