Dual Diagnosis Services, 386 Stanley Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Phone: 508-324-7763 | Fax: 508-235-7062

About this Location

SSTAR's Dual Diagnosis unit is a short term acute care unit focused on serving individuals with both mental illness and substance abuse. Services include inpatient psychiatric and chemical addiction treatment.

Specialties and Services


  • Aftercare Outpatient Services
  • Detoxification
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Resource and Referral Services

Service Settings

  • Inpatient Detoxification
  • Inpatient Treatment


Evidence-Based Treatments and Special Programs

  • Trauma-Informed Treatment
  • Motivational Enhancement Treatment
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Individualized Treatment Plan
  • Education of Co-occurring Disorders
  • Development of Recovery Skills


  • N/A


  • Public Transportation Accessible

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

Self referrals and health provider referrals accepted

Call Intake Coordinator for eligibility screening

Intake Process

Eligible clients will report to SSTAR's Open Access Center Monday through Friday from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. to complete screening and necessary paperwork. If a bed is available, client will be admitted same day. If a bed is not available, client will be directed to report back to Open Access the following day at 7:30 am and will be given priority status. Weekend admissions are also available, please call Intake Coordinator for more information.

Eligibility and Insurance


Eligible Gender:
Minimum Age:
Other Elgibility Criteria:


  • MassHealth/Medicaid
  • Private Health Insurance