TROSA Graduate Faces

Rebuilding Lives Since 1994

Rebuilding Lives Since 1994
We are a licensed treatment facility helping individuals with substance use disorders become healthy, productive members of their communities and families.

Program Services

Cost-free residential treatment for substance use disorders. Open for new admissions.

Social Enterprises

Support TROSA through our award-winning enterprises managed by TROSA graduates and residents.


Make a gift to support our work. Help rebuild lives today.

TROSA graduates and staff


Our Mission

TROSA is an innovative, multi-year residential program that empowers people with substance use disorders to be productive, recovering individuals by providing comprehensive treatment, experiential vocational training, education, and continuing care.

We are a licensed facility dedicated to providing quality care and services. 

TROSA is accepting new admissions — call 919-419-1059 to learn more.

TROSA is an award-winning and peer-driven program that provides free housing, meals, clothing, health services, vocational and life skills training, mentorship, counseling, and more. 

Our Annual Reports:

Click here to view our most recent fiscal year annual reports for graduate outcomes, campus milestones, and more. More than 90% of our prior year graduates reported being in recovery, being employed, and had no new criminal convictions one year after program graduation. Our 2020-2021 program outcomes included:


Days of Free Housing


Residents Served


Graduates Secured Employment 


Meals Prepared and Served

TROSA is operating safely during COVID-19. Click here to read our COVID-19 policies and protocols

Social Enterprises

As a nonprofit, we rely on generous community support. When you support TROSA’s award-winning social enterprises, you are helping to keep all of TROSA’s program services cost-free to the hundreds of men and women we serve each day.

Professional packing, moving, and storage services for moves of all sizes and distances.

Professional lawn maintenance services at competitive rates for homes and businesses.

TROSA Thrift Store carries gently used furniture, clothing, electronics, and more.

Buy your Christmas tree,  wreaths, and garland at one of TROSA’s tree lots!

Make Your Donation To TROSA

Generous support ensures we can provide our comprehensive residential program at no cost to the men and women we serve, each and every day. Thank you!

Meet Our Graduates

TROSA empowers men and women to rebuild their lives, reconnect with their families and reclaim their futures. TROSA provides a safe, supportive community that our residents can call home. Read the stories of graduates here.

I learned from TROSA that you can be the person that you’ve dreamed of being. TROSA has taught me the value of life all over again. I’m just happy today. When I smile, I’m smiling for a reason. I have my life back!

– Jerry, TROSA graduate

Founded in 1994

More than 9,000 men and women have participated in TROSA’s program, looking to change their lives. 

Before TROSA, our residents experienced multiple barriers to success.

In 2020-2021, our residents reported the following barriers:


experienced periods of incarceration before TROSA


were uninsured


reported multiple drugs of addiction before TROSA 


homeless before TROSA

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