Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
More than 700,000 Americans died from a drug overdose from 1999 to 2017.
In 2017, about 30% of Opioid-related overdoses also involved a Benzodiazepine.
The percentages of American students who reported drinking alcohol fell in 2018, with 8% of 8th graders, 18% of 10th graders, and 30% of 12th graders reporting alcohol consumption in the previous month. By contrast, 10% of 8th graders, 25% of 10th graders, and 39% of 12th graders in 2013 reported drinking alcohol within the previous month.
About 494,000 Americans regularly use Heroin.
About 25% of people who experiment with Heroin develop a Heroin use disorder.
In 2018, 28% of college students and 14% of 12th graders admitted to binge drinking.
Connecticut is home to many addiction treatment providers. From detox centers to outpatient programs, Connecticut 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 Connecticut, 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.