Bristlecone Family Resources

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    Bristlecone Family Resources is a private non-profit agency that provides northern Nevada with the most comprehensive addiction recovery treatment for nearly 50 years. If you're suffering from drug, alcohol, or gambling addiction and are ready to make a change, we're ready to walk with you on the road to recovery. Get more information on the necessary steps to being admitted, what to expect while in treatment, and much more.

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  • Testimonials

    • Sierra's Story

      Sierra’s Story


      I came to Bristlecone after getting arrested. I had been¬†through treatment four years earlier, so I was skeptical about whether or not I would benefit from going through this program. I used meth regularly for about six years; and when I went through treatment before, I immediately went back to using. Over the years there […]

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Where change happens one life at a time.

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  • Thank you Soroptimist International Truckee Meadows (and Bev) for the wonderful crocheted hats and scarves. And... t.co/WyWoDkcGKd
  • Bristlecone staff on the set of KOLO's Moms Everyday. Look for the interviews to air December 1st and December 29th at 5:30pm.
  • Please join BFR on January 24th for our 10th Annual Italian Feast hosted by the Eldorado Reno. For tickets and... t.co/XVSw2H2PWw
  • To all our veterans (and active duty), thank you!
  • An early promotion for our Northern Nevada vets. t.co/mIJKEYqzom

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Admissions Priority

Treatment admission prioritization for all programs, except for Civil Protective Custody Services, must be conducted in the following order:

  • 1. Pregnant injection drug users
  • 2. Pregnant substance abusers
  • 3. Non pregnant injection drug users
  • 4. All others

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    Admissions Process

    Facebook Posts

    • Thank you Soroptimist International Truckee Meadows (and Bev) for the wonderful crocheted hats and scarves. And thanks to the admin staff who modeled the beautiful creations.
    • Bristlecone staff on the set of KOLO's Moms Everyday. Look for the interviews to air December 1st and December 29th at 5:30pm.
    • Please join BFR on January 24th for our 10th Annual Italian Feast hosted by the Eldorado Reno. For tickets and sponsorship opportunities, call 954-1400 x.111. Our talent for the evening is the fabulous Mark Lundholm https://www.youtube.com/user/MarkLundholmComedyMark Lundholm Comedy Channelwww.youtube.com

    Our door is always open!

    Adult Drug Court
    704 Mill Street, Reno NV 89503
    *The Adult Drug Court is court-mandated treatment and not for admission by the public

    704 Mill Street
    Reno, NV 89503

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