Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

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 Cove Forge Behavioral Health 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, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Cove Forge Behavioral Health Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services 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 receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are 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.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

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

A Message from Our Director

Welcome to our website, and thank you for taking the time to learn more about our program at Cove Forge and the many ways in which we can help you and/or your loved one.

The decision to seek treatment is rarely an easy one. Whether you are looking for help for yourself or for someone you love, I understand what you are experiencing, and I commend you for taking this essential first step toward a healthier tomorrow.

As the premier provider of drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the state of Pennsylvania, we are proud of our team of qualified and knowledgeable professionals, including family therapists, addiction counselors, nurses, doctors and educators. All of us at Cove Forge understand that seeking treatment is the most difficult step, but we want you to know that you are no longer alone. We are here to help you every step of the way.

At Cove Forge, we have a reputation for the best overall care, that is not only quality, it is affordable. My team and I encourage you to reach out to us to get started on your journey toward sobriety. When you choose to heal with us, you will benefit from our unwavering support and our determination to help you achieve and maintain your sobriety.

We have helped thousands of men and women, and we are confident that we can make a real and lasting difference in your life, too.

For specific details about any aspect of our program, please feel free to call us at (877) 388-4453, or visit our Contact page.

On behalf of the entire Cove Forge team, I thank you for your interest and wish you all the best.


Tom Callahan, MA, LPC, CAADAC, CCS

Executive Director

White Deer Run, LLC

Marks of Quality Care
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • Pennsylvania Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs
  • Glasser Quality Organization
  • The Jason Foundation