Brown County Evaluation Center

About Us

Brown County Evaluation Center, Inc (BCEC) is a free-standing non-hospital detoxification facility licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services and the Minnesota Department of Health. BCEC is a co-ed 16 bed secure facility. BCEC provides services to individuals in Southern Minnesota who are intoxicated or in withdrawal from alcohol and other substances, and who are unable to immediately care for themselves.

BCEC accepts patients both voluntarily and involuntarily.

BCEC provides a safe and caring environment to detox from all substances.

Brown County Detox
Referrals are generally made by police departments, hospital emergency rooms, social service agencies, and voluntary admissions.

If you are interested in making a referral, call 507-359-9111.

A staff member will gather health and chemical use information to determine appropriate care.

We are not able to accept patients who are insulin dependent diabetic.