About Us

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An Environment of Hope

Founded in 2023, The Ridge Recovery Center is committed to helping people overcome substance use disorder and return to healthier lives of sustained recovery.

We do so by creating evidence-based, personalized treatment plans to suit the unique needs of each individual.

The Ridge is an extension of Rushford, a longstanding leader in substance use treatment, and part of Hartford HealthCare’s Behavioral Health network.

As part of Hartford HealthCare, we share its mission, vision and values, and its commitment to improve care access, affordability, and expertise.

A Personalized Path To Recovery

Where Healing Begins: The Ridge Recovery Center

Discover how The Ridge embraces a personalized approach that recognizes the uniqueness of each individual’s path to recovery. Witness the transformative power of recovery and share in the celebration of newfound freedom and possibility.

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Improve the health and healing of all.

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To be most trusted for personalized coordinated care.

Our Values

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Caring: We Do the Kind Thing

Every Hartford HealthCare colleague touches the lives of the patients and families in our care. We treat those we serve and each other with kindness and compassion and strive to better understand and respond to the needs of a diverse community.

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Equity: We Do the Just Thing

We commit to treatment, access, opportunity and advancement for all. We value the uniqueness of each person and embrace diverse backgrounds, opinions and experiences. We foster intellectual, racial, social and cultural diversity and treat everyone with dignity and respect. Our customers, patients and colleagues experience Hartford HealthCare’s culture of belonging.

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Excellence: We Do the Best Thing

At Hartford HealthCare, only the best will do. We work as a team to bring experience, advanced technology and best practices to bear in providing the highest-quality care for our patients and families. We devote ourselves to continuous improvement, excellence, professionalism and innovation in our work.

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Integrity: We Do the Right Thing

Our actions tell the world what Hartford HealthCare is and what we stand for. We act ethically and responsibly and hold ourselves accountable for our behavior. We bring respect, openness and honesty to our encounters with patients, families and coworkers and support the well-being of the communities we serve.

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Safety: We Do the Safe Thing

Patients and families have placed their lives and health in our hands. At Hartford HealthCare our first priority, and the rule of medicine, is to protect them from harm. We believe that maintaining the highest safety standards is critical to delivering high-quality care.

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Contact Us

For admissions information, call 877.307.4343

The Ridge Recovery Center
289 Windham Road
Willimantic, CT 06226

Discover More

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Our Team

Meet our dedicated professionals who form the backbone of The Ridge community.

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Our History

Discover the journey and evolution of The Ridge Recovery Center.

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Our Campus & Facility

Discover our serene campus and state-of-the-art facility.