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Why Cape Town and Kortrijk are Ideal for Secondary Care Centres

When it comes to secondary care facilities, the setting and environment play a pivotal role in the recovery process. Two cities stand out in this regard – Cape Town, South Africa, and Kortrijk, Belgium. These two cities not only provide breathtaking natural beauty but also offer environments conducive to healing and recovery. Let’s explore why:

Cape Town: Embracing nature in secondary care

  • An ideal climate for recovery: Cape Town, with its temperate climate, acts as a natural healer. The city’s warm summers and mild winters are ideal for those transitioning from primary to secondary care. 
  • Diverse natural beauty: From majestic mountains to pristine beaches, Cape Town’s landscapes serve as a therapeutic backdrop. Whether you’re taking a walk along its sandy shores or gazing at Table Mountain, nature’s beauty offers constant reassurance and hope.
  • Away from the noise: Despite being a bustling city, Cape Town has numerous tranquil spots. In its peaceful setting, Liberty Home’s secondary care ensures residents can focus solely on recovery, away from the noise. 
  • Proven track record: Liberty Home in Cape Town has shown that a serene environment, coupled with expert support, can significantly minimise addiction triggers, leading to better long-term recovery.

Kortrijk: The European sanctuary

  • A breath of fresh European air: Located in Belgium, Kortrijk boasts a climate that’s gentle on the senses, making it an ideal place for rejuvenation.
  • Picturesque parks and landscapes: The city’s beautiful parks and landscapes provide the perfect setting for reflection and therapeutic outdoor activities, enhancing the secondary care sober living experience.
  • A quiet escape: Kortrijk’s serene setting is an escape from the daily grind. At Liberty Home, residents can immerse themselves in an environment of calm, which is often essential for effective recovery.
  • Experience counts: The success stories from Liberty Home in Kortrijk underscore the importance of a tranquil environment. With the presence of seasoned professionals, residents are always in safe hands.
Shared philosophy: The Liberty Home approach

Both these cities, while geographically distant, share a common thread in Liberty Home’s philosophy:

  • Acknowledging the past: One of the core principles of Liberty Home’s secondary care facility is to confront and move past denial. Whether in Cape Town or Kortrijk, this step remains crucial.
  • Preparing for the future: Liberty Home’s mission in both cities revolves around one central theme: ensuring people live healthy lives in sobriety. Our reintegration plans are tailored to ensure that residents stand the best chance at a full recovery.
  • Safety above all: Both facilities emphasise safety, ensuring residents are in a secure environment and minimising external triggers while also addressing internal struggles.

At our facilities, we provide personalised care plans that match your unique needs and recovery journey. When you become a part of the Liberty Home family, you’ll receive:

  • Comfortable accommodation
  • Serenity
  • Breakfast and supper
  • Therapeutic duties & cooking
  • Random drug & alcohol testing (Including random room search)
  • One-on-one sessions with a dedicated counsellor (Extra sessions involve additional fees)
  • 12-step programme & meetings (Including supervision with Recovery Assistant)
  • Compulsory braai followed by the indoor life story
  • Nutritionist once/week + meal plan (Additional fees apply)
  • Community groups
  • Goals group and topic
  • Relapse prevention support
  • One powerless and damages group
  • One physical activity 
  • A personal trainer on request (Additional fees apply)
  • Full access to WIFI
In conclusion

The road to recovery requires more than just intention; it requires the right environment. Cape Town, with its natural wonders, and Kortrijk, with its European charm, offer just that. Our mission extends beyond recovery—we aim to transform lives, promote societal well-being, and contribute to a more productive economy. Our approach is based on three key pillars: 

  • Individual autonomy
  • Personalised care
  • Supportive community

With Liberty Home’s facilities in these cities, residents are not just promised recovery; they are promised a journey that’s beautiful, serene, and hopeful.