Residence Commitments

  • Six month commitment
  • Minimum 4 AA meetings per week
  • Work closely with AA sponsor
  • Attend weekly house meeting & Big Book study
  • Maintain weekly service commitment
  • Work full time
  • Pay bills on time

Residence Application

Completion of the Sober Housing Residence Application does not automatically secure a space in one of our Sober Living Houses. To determine if you qualify and to ensure we have an available space you must first speak to Sol Ryan, Director of Sober Living, Alumni & Community Relations. Sol can be reached at 952-476-0566 or at If you have not had prior contact with The Retreat and are submitting an application, someone will be in touch regarding our housing status.