Fairbanks is a nonprofit alcohol and drug treatment center. We are one of the oldest independent alcohol and drug treatment centers in America. We started treating alcoholic men in 1945 in a house on Alabama street in Indianapolis, Indiana. We now serve men, women, adolescents and their families who struggle with addiction from the Midwest and around the country.


To be the leader in treating addiction, supporting life-long recovery, and collaborating with others to promote health and well-being.


To inspire hope and transform lives as the experts in addiction, focused on recovery


Fairbanks is located at 8102 Clearvista Parkway, Indianapolis Indiana on the Northeast side of Indianapolis. If you have any questions please feel free to call 317.849.8222.

Licensure and Accreditation

Fairbanks is licensed by the Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) Division of Mental Health and Addiction as a Private Mental Health Institution and certified by them as an Addictions Services Provider.

Fairbanks is accredited by The Joint Commission under both the Behavioral Health and Hospital Accreditation Programs. The Joint Commission may be contacted here.

Community Needs Assessment

­This report provides an overview of findings from a community health needs assessment (CHNA) conducted on behalf of Fairbanks.

2016 Community Needs Assessment
2013 Community Needs Assessment