First Step Recovery Program

The way to get started is to take the first step. 

First Step Recovery Program at Arundel Lodge is certified through the State of Maryland to provide three outpatient levels of care: Early Intervention, Outpatient services, and Intensive Outpatient services. We also provide medication assisted treatment.

Who We Serve in First Step Recovery Program

  • adults 18 and older who have a substance use disorder
  • adults 18 and older who have a co-occurring mental health and substance use disorder

First Step Recove42163829_mlry Program Services

First Step Recovery Program is a full service substance use program that provides:

  • SAME DAY ACCESS (Intake and Assessment): walk-ins Mon-Fri from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • screening and assessment
  • individual, group and family counseling
  • person-centered treatment planning
  • transition and discharge planning
  • medication assisted treatment: including Suboxone maintenance, Vivitrol injections, and oral Naltrexone

How to Access Services

Arundel Lodge offers SAME DAY ACCESS! That means you can walk-in to one of our two locations, Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and receive an intake and assessment, as well as receive an appointment to meet with one of our therapists within 10 days.
Service locations:
  • 1419 Forest Dr., Annapolis  410-280-2333
  • 2600 Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater  443-433-5900 (Intakes only)


  • Valid photo ID
  • Proof of Insurance
  • Uninsured: assistance available/Bring proof of income

For more information please contact

Leigh Ragan, LCADC
Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic Director
direct: 443-433-5953 or 410-280-2333
main: 443-433-5900