We know the feeling of being treated like “just another patient.” That’s why we’ve worked hard to earn a reputation of delivering patient-centered connections that go above and beyond expectations. Our community is our family, period.
Total Health For All
People know us for our world-class treatment for substance use disorders, but did you know we offer complete healthcare services? SSTAR is a primary care facility as well as a provider of life-saving treatments. We’re here for your mental, physical, and spiritual well-being.
Healing The Fall River Community Since 1977
For nearly 50 years, SSTAR has brought good health to thousands in the Fall River community. Whether it’s filling out paperwork, language translation, or a ride home, we are here to help . Our policy is to accept all people, wherever you are, without judgement. Let us take care of you.
Ready to Care
Donald Page Rice Jr.
Chief Medical Officer, MD
BC, DNP, FNP
"I’m glad I contacted SSTAR when I did. Other alternatives kept shuffling me around, but at SSTAR, I was treated like a real person."
"I’m so thankful for SSTAR. I go there for therapy and i have a psychiatrist i see every other month. This place has changed my life in ways i never thought possible. Between having my medication managed and talking with someone one on one they have the perfect treatment plan based on my needs. I’m very thankful."
"I love Dr. Rice he's such a great doctor he really cares about his patients I'm so grateful for him."
"Rebecca was really nice & really helpful. She always called to keep me updated. She also made an appointment I needed to happened. She’s the best!"
"Employees very caring very kind if you're looking for help with anything that has to do with your emotional well-being your physical health this is definitely the place to go and I promise you all of your needs would be met here."
"Helped me recover and find myself."
"Solid, competent, professional counselors and staff management is top notch."
"People are SO well taken care of here. The level of kindness and compassion is over and above."
"They are in the business of saving lives. Saved mine thank you."
SSTAR’s Community Partners Program had a Teamsgiving event on 11/15. The CP Team provided the unhoused a thanksgiving meal that their team cooked and prepared (50) along with providing them with a care package, resources, CP information and referrals for our community outreach.
Dr. Genie Bailey was honored with an award from the Association for Behavioral Healthcare Salute for Excellence in Best Practices. Genie is the Chief Behavioral Medicine Officer at SSTAR in Fall River. As a Duke Medical School Graduate boarded in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine, Genie has dedicated her career to advancing the field of addiction medicine.
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