Steppingstone Inc.

Womens' Program, 979 Pleasant St
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508)984-1880

About this Location

Steppingstone Inc. goal is to empower individuals and families to reach their highest potential in mind, body and spirit through providing comprehensive client-centered programs and services that enhance their well-being and independence.

Specialties and Services


  • Case Management
  • Family Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Individual Counseling
  • Resource and Referral Services
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Transition and Relocation Support

Service Settings

  • Residential Treatment Center


  • Addiction and Substance Abuse Services

Evidence-Based Treatments and Special Programs

  • Nurturing Groups
  • Parenting Groups
  • Domestic Violence
  • Self-esteem
  • Healthy Relationships


  • N/A


  • Public Transportation Accessible

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

  • Open Referral

Intake Process

  • Phone Intake M-F, 10am-12pm
  • Check-in date given (call Steppingstone on date given)
  • Face to face interview scheduled 4-6 weeks before move in date

Eligibility and Insurance


Eligible Gender:
Minimum Age:
Other Elgibility Criteria:
  • 18 years of age or older
  • A resident of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Willing to authorize a CORI check, CORI must be without warrants
  • Alcohol and drug free
  • Medically and psychologically stabilized
  • Women and Women with infants


  • Cash/Self-Pay
  • MassHealth/Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • State Funded Insurance other than Medicaid