Transitional housing is a very useful resource for people in MO. who have completed a drug rehabilitation program but still require time to completely re-acclimate to normal life and the real world. For a person who has abused drugs and alcohol to self medicate and particularly for long term addicts, the world can seem like a daunting place now that he or she has to endure life without the use of drugs or alcohol. Transitional housing in Missouri provides a safe atmosphere where those who are in this stage of the drug rehabilitation process can slowly become comfortable with the idea of restoring their life without drugs and on their own. While in transitional housing recovering addicts can continue to receive one-on-one and group counseling as needed to help them along, and also to find steady employment and housing so that they have a good chance at remaining abstinent and being to have a productive and happy life.