Betty Ford Center

(redirected from Betty Ford Centre)
Also found in: Wikipedia.
A nonprofit inpatient facility in Rancho Mirage, California, founded in 1982 by recovering alcoholic and former US First Lady Betty Ford, dedicated to various levels of management of chemical dependency, including inpatient care
References in periodicals archive ?
New York, June 14 ( ANI ): Lindsay Lohan, who was undergoing rehab treatment in the Betty Ford Centre in Rancho Mirage, California, is being transferred to the Cliffside Malibu rehab facility.
The 26-year-old actress, who is in the middle of a 90-day court-ordered stint in rehab, has wowed staff at the Betty Ford Centre in California.
Dina Lohan has revealed the 26-year-old actress, who has already been treated for addiction five times since 2007, was extremely upset before checking in to the Betty Ford Centre in California for 90 days.
Narrowly avoiding re-arrest, she is now said to have checked herself into the legendary Betty Ford Centre in Rancho Mirage.
Mrs Ford was later treated for drug and alcohol addiction and then helped found the Betty Ford Centre to help others.
A REHABILITATION worker told an emergency dispatcher that she ordered Lindsay Lohan to pack her bags and leave the Betty Ford Centre after the actress hit her during an argument, according to a recording of the call.
The store reported the item missing on January 22, roughly three weeks after Lohan had been released from rehab at the Betty Ford Centre.
Her treatment and famed altercations once there - including an alleged fight with a worker at Betty Ford Centre a few weeks ago - have been widely documented for the past three years.
The actress was ordered to stay at the Betty Ford Centre in California in October by a judge after she failed a random drug test, violating her probation on a 2007 drink driving charge.
In 2002, he checked himself into the Betty Ford Centre for treatment of alcoholism.
In 2002, Hasselhoff checked himself into the Betty Ford Centre for treatment of alcoholism.
FORMER Baywatch and Knight Rider star David Hasselhoff has checked himself into The Betty Ford Centre to treat his alcoholism.