The Teen Challenge Cincinnati Men’s Ranch is a faith based, drug and alcohol treatment center for men ages 18 and up. Character based training along with a spiritual emphasis gives new identity and purpose to one’s life.
Operating at a capacity of 21, situated in a rural setting on over 130 acres, we specialize in an individualized, mentoring approach to overcoming life’s obstacles.
Men reside at the Ranch for 6 or more months depending on their desire to accomplish advanced phases or enter our Re-Entry phase while working.
The academic portion of the program consists of approximately 25%+ of the students overall time and is tied to drawing a greater awareness to previous experience, relational and choice issues and solutions.
If applicable, GED is mandatory for completion.
Tutoring is provided.
Life Skill Training:
• Inter personal skills
• Marriage Relationship Education
• Public speaking
• Career Consulting
• Job Placement opportunities
No Longer Looking Over My Shoulder
“From alcohol to heroin, from the crack pipe to the syringe and from petty theft to aggravated robbery. I was focused solely on myself and what I wanted. That was a battle fought with many failures. I was broke, busted, and disgusted of who I was and what I had become.”
Relational Way of Life
“When I was nineteen, I was in a car wreck that led to a surgery on my right femur. Two months later, I was fully addicted to pain pills. The prescription stopped but the addiction did not.”
“Life before Teen Challenge was almost not worth living. I welcomed death, I even hoped for it. In my eyes I was not worth saving. I thought I was on my own and had to do it on my own. I used whatever I could and whomever I could. I was always masking the problems and never facing them.”
Becoming Habitually Selfless
I came to Teen Challenge Cincinnati Men’s Ranch because of my drug addiction. I was full of hate, unforgiveness, self-hatred and had a victim mentality. My relationships were broken. I isolated myself. I was at a place where I couldn’t help myself and least of all my family. I couldn’t go on any longer with my addiction as I was losing my will to live.
Freedom For My Life
“My world that I built based on lies and deception was falling apart, due to poor life-style choices I had made and due to living a life apart from God. I was severely addicted to gambling and drank heavily to numb the pain of it. I had lost a relationship with my 7 month pregnant fiancé just two days before our wedding.”
Your donation makes it possible for us to continue helping the many men and women who have nowhere else to turn.
Teen Challenge Cincinnati is a faith based, drug and alcohol residential treatment center. Teen Challenge is incorporated as a 501(c)(3) and is a tax-exempt entity in the state of Ohio. We are solely funded through the generosity of private individuals, businesses, foundations and you!