Transitional housing is a very helpful resource for individuals in ND. who have completed a drug or alcohol rehabilitation program but still need time to fully re-adjust to regular life and the real world. For a person who has used drugs or alcohol to self medicate and particularly for long term addicts, the world can feel like a formidable place now that he or she has to endure life without alcohol or drugs. Transitional housing in ND. offers a safe haven where individuals who are in this phase of the drug rehab experience can little by little grow to be at ease with the idea of rebuilding their life without drugs and on their own. While in transitional housing individuals can continue to receive one-on-one and group counseling as needed to help them along, and also to find stable employment and housing so that they have a strong shot at remaining abstinent and being to lead a successful and happy life.