Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Bowling Green Brandywine Treatment Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, visitation is no longer allowed at Bowling Green Brandywine Treatment Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Alternate methods of communication, including telehealth, are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • Screening protocols have been enhanced.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Kenneth Square & Chester County’s Local Drug & Alcohol Support Groups

At Bowling Green, we are dedicated to providing quality care as well as resources to those dealing with substance use disorders and addiction. Below are local resources for those living near and around Chester County, PA.

12-Step Programming Near Kennett Square, PA

Individuals throughout the world have utilized 12-Step programming to help them achieve and maintain recovery from addiction. While the steps themselves can be fairly simple to understand, they can be challenging to incorporate into your life. Thankfully, by attending meetings offered by Alcoholics Anoynmous (AA) or Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and receiving support from others, you can develop the skills needed to apply these steps into your life so that recovery can be possible.

Local Resources

When you complete professional treatment, you will likely be given an aftercare plan that may include your participation in 12-Step meetings like those offered through AA and NA. In fact, many aftercare plans will encourage individuals to participate in 90 meetings in 90 days, which means that you must attend 90 meetings in 90 consecutive days.

These meetings offer you a space to share your experiences with drug and alcohol addiction with others in the community, as well as listen to their experiences, too. Not only will you have the opportunity to speak about your disease, but you will also learn new coping skills, as well as benefit from the comradery of others who attend meetings.

To find AA and NA meetings in Kennett Square, PA, please click on the following links:

For those who are struggling with the symptoms of depression and bipolar disorder, there is support available in Chester County. Each of these mental illnesses can cause an individual to experience numerous challenges that impact everyday life.

If you have depression or bipolar disorder, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed and alone in your struggles, however it is important to know that there is a network of support for you to tap into. To find support groups, please click the link below:

For Loved Ones

When someone you care for is struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, or is experiencing symptoms of depression or bipolar disorder, you can suffer your own personal upset that can cause you to feel inundated with stress. At this time, you might benefit greatly by participating in meetings specifically designed to address your needs.

Community programs such as Alateen and Al-anon are 12-Step based programs that connect you with other local individuals who can relate to the presence of drug and alcohol addiction in your life. Here, you are invited to share your experiences as you see them, as well as listen to others.

This can promote healing, the development of coping skills, and the establishment of a tight-knit support group that you can rely on. To find meetings in Chester County, please visit the following link:

Making the Most of Meetings

Once you find meetings or groups that you are comfortable with, it is helpful to become as engaged in them as possible so that you can receive the maximum benefit. People throughout Kennett Square, PA have utilized these programs for years, and have gone on to achieve success in their recovery. When you are ready, you can provide that same support to others in your community.

Take an Assessment

We offer quick and anonymous online assessments to help gauge the severity of your or your loved one’s addiction or mental health disorder. Choose from the available assessments below.