Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
About 886,000 Americans used heroin at least once in 2017.
There are 16,000 Meth users between the ages of 12 and 17 years old.
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.
Only about 7% of Americans with an alcohol use disorder ever receive treatment.
Alcohol causes about 88,000 Americans to die every year.
Georgia is home to many addiction treatment providers. From detox centers to outpatient programs, Georgia 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 Georgia, 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.