Frequently Asked Questions

How can I get help?

If you are looking to enter the Teen Challenge drug rehab programme, you will need to complete an application form. Once the application form has been completed, please email it to us or post it to the address found on our contact us page.

What is the minimum age and cut off age to be on the program?

Teen Challenge London UK accepts adults aged 18 to 65.

Do I have to take part in the religious aspects of the program?

Prior to entrance an applicant is carefully informed as to the faith-based nature of the program and that although entering a Teen Challenge program is voluntary all aspects of the program are mandatory upon entrance.

If a person drops out of the programme can they receive a refund?

The £50.00 entrance fee is non-refundable.

Can I detox at your centres and if not where can I go?

Most Teen Challenges require that you detox before entering, but Teen Challenge London does offer 2 weeks reduction detox.

Will Teen Challenge accept dual diagnosis or mentally ill patients?

Teen Challenge is open to assist all who are able to function in a residential setting. We are not able to accept those who are using anti-psychcotic medications.

How long is your program?

The typical Teen Challenge program lasts 17 months barring any unforeseen circumstances. Emphasis is placed, not on a time element, but on the evaluated progress of the student as to when completion is made. However if a student leaves the program they would have to start again

Does it cost to go to your program and if so how much?

The cost of your stay with Teen Challenge London is covered by a variety of different sources. Applications are made on your behalf for ESA/Universal Credit and Housing Benefit upon entry to Teen Challenge.