Sober Living Homes in Iowa

Last updated: 20 September 2022

Sober living homes in Iowa allow individuals to be independent and offer structure to help those starting their recovery journey. Transitioning from drug rehab to your life is not always easy, and sober living homes provide the needed support structure. To help, has a comprehensive list of sober living homes in Iowa to help you find housing that is right for you.


List of Sober Living Homes in Iowa

Below is a list of the different sober living facilities in Iowa. Each listing provides information on the types of services provided and the payment options available. You can also find accreditations and certifications to help you determine if the sober living facility is trusted and meets your needs. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact a treatment specialist at 1-800-304-2219.

Commitment to Quality's team of addiction professionals has over 100 years of combined experience in the field of substance use and addiction recovery. They use this experience when assessing each service listed in our directory. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding any of the listings in our directory, you can contact the team directly at We will utilize your feedback to make any necessary updates to our list of services.

List of Additional Resources

While there are some sober living homes in Iowa, the options are limited. To help with this we have included some additional resources in the surrounding area. While traveling for services may be inconvenient it is sometimes necessary to get the help you need.

Within the state of Iowa, there are numerous sober living environments available for recovering addicts. These homes provide a place for recovering addicts to live after they complete their respective rehab programs.

Sober living homes are not permanent places for recovering addicts to live but can be a transitional point between drug rehab and living back in the real world. The sober living communities in Iowa are safe and structured environments where addicts can recover and work on sobriety. You will be connected and supported by other sober individuals and will often have to attend regular meetings or individual counseling, depending on what the sober living home is based on. The average sober living community does work with the 12-step model for addiction recovery. When you are staying at a sober living home in Iowa, you will be expected to maintain a full-time job, or go back to school, and or take part in community service. The purpose of a sober living community is to rebuild a life, that was taken away from you, because of drugs and alcohol. This can take time, and you will have to pay to live at a sober living home, and it will be like paying rent each month.

Call 1-800-304-2219 to talk to a rehab specialist

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Marcel Gemme, DATS

Marcel Gemme, DATS


on September 20, 2022

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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.