Atlanta, Georgia has a total of 71 drug rehab listing(s) containing information on alcohol rehab centers, addiction treatment centers, drug treatment programs, and rehabilitation clinics within the city. Contact us if you have a facility in Atlanta, Georgia and would like to share it in our directory. Additional information about specific Atlanta listings is available by phoning our toll free rehab helpline at 866-720-3784.
Atlanta, GA, presents a unique picture when it comes to the levels of drug, alcohol, or substance abuse problems. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) completed a survey in 2013 and found that, while there was a decrease in the number of people abusing cocaine, there was a significant increase in methamphetamine and heroin abuse.
Through the NIDA research, it is now known that:
What the above statistics show is that the approach that Atlanta is taking for drug and alcohol abuse, which includes educational resources about prevention and intervention, and accessibility to state sponsored inpatient and outpatient rehab and detox treatment, is working. That said, further efforts need to be made to address the problem of alcohol abuse, which continues to be a serious problem. Unfortunately, as a readily available and legal substance, it seems to be very difficult to make any progress with this. The focus, at present, is very much on educating people about the dangers of alcohol and addiction, and how it can often be a gateway drug to other substances. These messages are particularly important for Atlanta's younger population.
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