Youth entering the program are required to be abstinent for seven days from most substances. A New Tomorrow can support the youth to connect with detox or other withdrawal management program provided by community partners if needed. The facility is co-ed with separated living quarters for those identifying as male and those identifying as female.
Staff work collaboratively with the youth and family to develop a customized treatment plan. Daily programming is provided that features education about their illness and recovery, counselling, group sessions, peer-led fellowship meetings such as A.A., Smart Recovery (and other self-help groups) and recreational opportunity. Family plays a significant role as a support in reducing relapse risk and as such is engaged in the treatment process and provided their own psychoeducational program.