The pain of addiction is inevitable, but suffering in recovery can be optional. Riverbank House living is unpretentious and casual, yet purposefully structured to provide each of us with a refuge of peace and tranquility. Every amenity and comfort available to residents is intended to aid in our total recovery – mind, body, and spirit.

Whether your needs at any given time are social, spiritual, recreational, or reflective, Riverbank House amenities support and encourage new beginnings, new perspectives, healthy choices, and the practice of life-long wellness.

Throughout the Riverbank House neighborhood, you’ll find:

  • fully equipped yoga studio
  • private indoor meditation rooms
  • secluded outdoor meditation spaces
  • professionally designed kitchens
  • fully renovated baths with low resident ratio
  • comfortably furnished living rooms with large screen televisions
  • reading lounges and house libraries
  • outdoor fire pits
  • green lawns and gardens, in season
  • on-site parking
  • on-site laundry
  • 12-step meeting shuttle service
  • on-site river access with kayaks, paddleboards, and fishing gear
  • Xbox
  • house phone and computer
  • fully secured and supervised system for prescription medications
  • individual safes for securing personal valuables
  • on-site peer support workers
  • fully equipped strength-training and cardio gym
  • under-cover outdoor common areas
  • private family visitation room
  • wireless internet
  • three-season porches

Local Coveniences and Resources within walking distance of Riverbank House

  • Dozens of weekly 12-step meetings
    • Alcoholics Anonymous
    • Alanon
    • Narcotics Anonymous>
    • Overeaters Anonymous
  • Laconia Public Library
  • US Post Office
  • three pharmacies
  • full service supermarket
  • health food store
  • four banks and multiple ATMs
  • 20 acre Opechee Park and Beach
    • 2800 feet of frontage on Lake Opechee with seasonal lifeguarding
    • fishing
    • all-weather 400M rubberized track
    • soccer field
    • five ballfields
  • Lakes Region General Hospital, offering emergency, acute, and diagnostic care
  • sub and pizza shops
  • coffee shops, restaurants, convenience stores
  • barbers and hair salons
  • dentists, chiropractors, physicians, eyecare
  • state-of-the-art mixed Martial Arts studio
  • 1.3 mile WOW Trail, a paved 4-season walking, jogging, bicycle, in-line skating trail
  • Laconia Adult Education
    • GED Preparation
    • Laconia Academy Adult Evening High School Diploma Program
    • Basic Education and ESOL Program
  • skateboarding park
  • churches: Roman Catholic, Christian Science, UCC, UU, and Evangelical
  • as well as:  Baptist, Greek Orthodox, Episcopal
  • New Hampshire Employment Security services
  • recreation and game center
  • Community Center and Laconia Parks & Recreation Department
    • racquetball court
    • gymnasium with daily adult basketball program
    • ongoing community offerings
  • 3. 7 acre Bartlett Beach Park with 600 feet of frontage on Lake Winnisquam
  • holistic clinical addiction care and mental health services

*Genesis Behavioral Health, directly across the street from our campus, offers a full range of mental health services. For further information about Genesis services please visit or contact Genesis directly at (603) 524-1100.

Riverbank House Extended Care Recovery Community is not affiliated with Alcoholics Anonymous or with Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc.; Narcotics Anonymous; Overeaters Anonymous; or Alanon World Services, Inc.

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Our staff is available 24/7, call us at 603-293-3989

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