Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
In 2017, 2.2 million Americans reported using Cocaine at least once within the previous month.
In 19 states, Meth causes more deaths than all Opioids combined, including Fentanyl.
In 2017, 34.2 million Americans operated a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
There is a strong correlation between addiction and mental illness. About 30% of Americans with a mental illness also live with addiction. More specifically, about 20% of Americans with depression or an anxiety disorder will develop an addiction, and people with bipolar disorder are 5 times more likely than someone without bipolar disorder to have a substance use problem.
Approximately 5% of people with an Opioid addiction experiment with Heroin.
More than 90% of people with an addiction start to drink alcohol or use drugs before they reach the age of 18 years old.
Alaska is home to many addiction treatment providers. From detox centers to outpatient programs, Alaska has a treatment center that can help you maintain lasting sobriety.
If you or someone you love are dependent on drugs or alcohol and live in Alaska, we encourage you to seek treatment from one of the rehab centers listed in this section. Addiction is a disease that can affect your quality of life, job, relationships with others, as well as your health and personal safety. Give us a call and start changing your life for the better.