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Addiction and Treatment Providers in Erie, PA

31 Centers in Erie, Pennsylvania

Erie, situated on the shores of Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania, offers a variety of outdoor activities at Presque Isle State Park and a thriving arts and entertainment scene. However, the city has been grappling with a growing opioid epidemic, with nearly 400 overdose deaths reported in 2023, the highest on record. The percentage of opioid overdose deaths involving cocaine in Erie County has also increased significantly, from 57% in 2018 to 81% in 2023.

Community Efforts to Combat Addiction in Erie

Erie County has implemented several community-based programs and legislative measures to address substance abuse. The Prevention Council of Erie County promotes healthy behaviors through education, support groups, and outreach events. Additionally, the Law Enforcement Treatment Initiative (LETI) diverts individuals with substance use disorders into treatment programs instead of criminal prosecution for minor offenses, while the Centers of Excellence for Opioid Use Disorder (COE) program provides comprehensive care coordination and support services for those struggling with opioid addiction.

Erie County Statistics

  • Nearly 400 opioid overdose deaths in 2023
  • 75% of overdoses involved fentanyl in 2022
  • Opioid overdose deaths with cocaine increased (2018-2023)
  • Higher rate of substance use diagnoses in 2020
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Erie: Rising Above Addiction, Embracing Recovery

Drug addiction impacts many in Erie, but recovery is possible. Recent data shows rising overdoses, yet Erie offers various treatment options. With commitment and support, you can reclaim your life. Erie’s caring community understands addiction’s challenges and is here to guide you towards sobriety’s path.

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Crossroads - Erie
Insurance Accepted
Crossroads - Erie
1611 Peach St Erie, PA

Crossroads - Erie is an accredited Addiction Treatment Facility that offers a comprehensive drug rehab program providing detox services and various levels of outpatient care, specializing in treating opioid addiction, substance abuse, and dual diagnosis while accepting private health insurance and adhering to LegitScript and SAMHSA standards.

  • OP
  • Detox
Glenbeigh Outpatient Center - Erie
Insurance Accepted
Glenbeigh Outpatient Center - Erie
4906 Richmond St Erie, PA

Glenbeigh Outpatient Center - Erie is an accredited addiction treatment facility that has been providing comprehensive services tailored to the individual needs of their clients since 1981, including aftercare support, drug rehab, intensive outpatient care, partial-hospitalization and dual-diagnosis programs with specialized detox services available, all while working with private health insurance plans to ensure financial accessibility.

  • PHP
  • OP
  • IOP
  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Detox
  • Aftercare
Gaudenzia - Crossroads
Insurance Accepted
Gaudenzia - Crossroads
414 W 5th St Erie, PA

Gaudenzia - Crossroads in Erie, Pennsylvania is an addiction treatment facility offering various levels of care, including detox, inpatient and residential treatment, dual-diagnosis treatment, outpatient treatment, and aftercare support, with a focus on addressing addiction, substance abuse, and mental health disorders.

  • Sober Living
  • Residential
  • OP
  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Detox
  • Aftercare
Pyramid Healthcare -  Erie Outpatient Treatment Center
Insurance Accepted
Pyramid Healthcare - Erie Outpatient Treatment Center
2409 State St Erie, PA

Pyramid Healthcare - Erie Outpatient Treatment Center in Erie, Pennsylvania is an addiction treatment facility that offers comprehensive services, including aftercare support, detoxification, drug rehabilitation, dual-diagnosis treatment, and various levels of care to individuals struggling with addiction and substance abuse.

  • Residential
  • PHP
  • OP
  • IOP
  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Detox
  • Aftercare
Gaudenzia - Erie Outpatient
Insurance Accepted
Gaudenzia - Erie Outpatient
141 W 11th St Erie, PA

Gaudenzia - Erie Outpatient Addiction Treatment Facility in Erie, PA provides a comprehensive range of medical, counseling and therapeutic services to individuals struggling with substance abuse, alcoholism, opioid addiction and dual diagnosis issues, all within an accredited CARF and NAATP facility that offers multiple levels of care from intensive outpatient to aftercare support services as well as private health insurance acceptance.

  • OP
  • IOP
  • Aftercare
Gaudenzia - Community House for Women and Children
Insurance Accepted
Gaudenzia - Community House for Women and Children
521 W 7th St Erie, PA

Gaudenzia Community House for Women and Children provides a variety of levels of care to treat alcoholism, opioid addiction, substance abuse, dual diagnosis, and drug addiction with experienced staff and aftercare support.

  • Sober Living
  • Residential
  • OP
  • IOP
  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Detox
  • Aftercare
Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC
Insurance Accepted
Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC
1330 W 26th St Erie, PA

Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC offers comprehensive treatment for individuals struggling with addiction, mental health issues, and dual diagnosis, such as alcohol and opioid addiction, with both residential and outpatient levels of care available, all of which are covered by private health insurance.

  • Residential
  • OP
  • Detox
Stairways Behavioral Health - 2910 State Street
Insurance Accepted
Stairways Behavioral Health - 2910 State Street
2910 State St Erie, PA

Stairways Behavioral Health in Erie, PA offers individualized care for addiction and dual diagnosis treatment, utilizing evidence-based therapies, 24/7 medical supervision and support from licensed counselors.

  • OP
  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
Insurance Accepted
Gaudenzia - Dr. Daniel Snow Halfway House
361 W 5th St Erie, PA

Gaudenzia - Dr. Daniel Snow Halfway House in Erie, Pennsylvania is an addiction treatment facility offering a full range of services to individuals suffering from alcoholism, opioid addiction, and substance abuse, including residential treatment, detox, and aftercare support, with a 16 bed capacity and acceptance of private health insurance.

  • Sober Living
  • Residential
  • OP
  • IOP
  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Aftercare
Harborcreek Youth Services
Insurance Accepted
Harborcreek Youth Services
5712 Iroquois Ave Erie, PA

Harborcreek Youth Services is a mental health facility in Erie, PA, that specializes in dual diagnosis and other mental health related issues, offering various levels of care, therapies, and accepts private health insurance.

  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
Mill Creek Community Hospital - Substance Abuse
Insurance Accepted
Mill Creek Community Hospital - Substance Abuse
5515 Peach St Erie, PA

Mill Creek Community Hospital's drug rehab program in Erie, PA offers a range of treatment options for individuals struggling with addiction, including detox, inpatient, outpatient, partial hospitalization, and dual-diagnosis programs, and accepts private health insurance.

  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Detox
Catholic Charities Counseling and Adoption Services - Erie Office
Insurance Accepted
Catholic Charities Counseling and Adoption Services - Erie Office
329 W 10th St Erie, PA

Catholic Charities Counseling and Adoption Services - Erie Office has been providing comprehensive, personalized addiction treatment programs for over 60 years and accepts most private health insurance plans.

  • OP
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Aftercare
Esper Treatment Center
Esper Treatment Center
25 W 18th St Erie, PA

Esper Treatment Center is an Addiction Treatment Facility located in Erie, PA that offers a holistic approach to recovery for individuals struggling with alcohol and substance abuse, providing detoxification, counseling services, medication management, and other evidence-based therapies along with post-treatment support such as aftercare programs and intensive outpatient care.

  • OP
  • IOP
  • Detox
  • Aftercare
Stairways Behavioral Health - RTFA
Insurance Accepted
Stairways Behavioral Health - RTFA
106 E 29th St Erie, PA

Stairways Behavioral Health - RTFA is an Addiction Treatment Facility in Erie, PA that provides individualized, comprehensive and holistic care for individuals with addiction and/or mental health issues through various levels of inpatient and dual-diagnosis services.

  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis
Sarah A Reed Children's Center - Preschool Early Intervention Center
Insurance Accepted
Sarah A Reed Children's Center - Preschool Early Intervention Center
2931 Harvard Rd Erie, PA

Sarah A Reed Children's Center in Erie, Pennsylvania, specializes in dual diagnosis and mental health treatment for traumatized and "at-risk" children, offering JCAHO-accredited comprehensive care including outpatient and partial-hospitalization programs.

  • OP
  • Intervention
  • Dual-Diagnosis
Sarah A Reed Children's Center - West 34th street
Insurance Accepted
Sarah A Reed Children's Center - West 34th street
2445 W 34th St Erie, PA

The Sarah A Reed Children's Center - West 34th Street is a comprehensive health center specializing in addiction recovery and mental health services, offering inpatient care, accepting private health insurance, and providing tailored treatment programs in a supportive and compassionate environment.

  • Inpatient
Stairways Behavioral Health - State Street
Insurance Accepted
Stairways Behavioral Health - State Street
2911 State St Erie, PA

Stairways Behavioral Health - State Street is a premier facility providing high-quality, individualized care for individuals suffering from drug and alcohol addiction through medically-assisted detoxification, holistic therapies, intensive outpatient programs, and dual diagnosis treatment with accepted private health insurance.

  • OP
  • Dual-Diagnosis
Cove Forge Behavioral Health - Erie
Insurance Accepted
Cove Forge Behavioral Health - Erie
1921 W 8th St Erie, PA

Cove Forge Behavioral Health - Outpatient in Erie, PA, offers evidence-based treatment for adults with substance abuse and dual diagnosis, including medication management, various therapies, and counseling, and is CARF accredited for clinical excellence.

  • Residential
  • OP
  • IOP
  • Dual-Diagnosis
  • Detox
  • Aftercare
Sarah A Reed Children's Center - Peach street
Insurance Accepted
Sarah A Reed Children's Center - Peach street
1611 Peach St Erie, PA

The Sarah A Reed Children's Center on Peach Street in Erie, Pennsylvania is an accredited addiction treatment facility that offers comprehensive outpatient, partial-hospitalization, and residential levels of care, led by a qualified and experienced staff certified by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).

  • Residential
  • PHP
  • OP
Stairways Behavioral Health - Erie
Insurance Accepted
Stairways Behavioral Health - Erie
1813 Holland St Erie, PA

Stairways Behavioral Health - Erie is a 15-bed inpatient addiction treatment facility located in Erie, PA, that offers specialized support for individuals suffering from substance abuse and dual diagnosis, as well as access to detoxification services, medication management, counseling sessions, and recreational activities such as yoga, art therapy, and group outings.

  • Inpatient
  • Dual-Diagnosis

Drug and Alcohol Treatment in Erie, PA

Erie is located on the shores of Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1795 and has a population around 95,000. Erie, Pennsylvania is known for its role in the War of 1812 and maritime history.

Residents enjoy outdoor activities like hiking, biking, fishing, and boating on Presque Isle State Park. The city also has a vibrant local arts and music scene.

Erie has a lively arts and entertainment scene with venues like the Erie Insurance Arena hosting concerts and shows. There are also art galleries, theaters, and museums.

With its beautiful natural surroundings, outdoor recreation, and cultural attractions, Erie could be a peaceful place for healing during drug rehab treatment.

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Awareness Campaigns

Erie County has several community-based programs aimed at raising awareness and preventing substance abuse. The Prevention Council of Erie County promotes healthy behaviors through substance abuse prevention and intervention programs for youth, families, and communities. Their initiatives include school-based education, parental support groups, and community outreach events.

The Public Awareness Is Prevention Program by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office focuses on underage drinking and drug prevention through educational presentations, skill-building workshops, and community mobilization efforts. Recent initiatives include the “Lead & Seed” program, which empowers youth leaders to advocate for policy changes and environmental strategies to reduce substance abuse.

Legislative Measures

Erie County has implemented several legislative measures to combat drug and alcohol abuse. The Law Enforcement Treatment Initiative (LETI) allows law enforcement agencies to divert individuals suffering from substance use disorders into treatment programs instead of criminal prosecution for minor offenses.

The Centers of Excellence for Opioid Use Disorder (COE) program, introduced by Governor Tom Wolf, aims to provide comprehensive care coordination and support services for individuals struggling with opioid addiction. These centers offer medication-assisted treatment, counseling, and access to community resources such as housing, employment assistance, and peer support.

Erie Police Departments

Erie Hospitals and Emergency Medical Services

Opioid Settlement Funds in Erie County

Erie County, Pennsylvania is set to receive over $63 million from the national opioid settlement through 2038, with $19.2 million received in 2022. The county has allocated $10.7 million of the 2022 funds so far, with $4.7 million designated for specific initiatives. The funds are being managed by the county and primarily used for treatment, prevention, and other strategies to address the opioid epidemic.

Statistic Citations:
  • Hahn, T. (2023, May 15). Fentanyl, other drugs playing an increasing role in Erie County deaths. GoErie.com.

  • WKBW. (n.d.). Addiction does not discriminate: Record number of opioid overdose deaths in Erie County. Retrieved from https://www.wkbw.com/news/local-news/buffalo/addiction-does-not-discriminate-record-number-of-opioid-overdose-deaths-in-erie-county
  • Erie County Government. (2023). 2023* overdose deaths Erie County. Retrieved from https://www3.erie.gov/health/sites/www3.erie.gov.health/files/2023-08/082023-opioid-presentation.pdf
  • OASAS. (2022). Erie County – Rest of State (ROS) = New York State excluding …. Retrieved from https://oasas.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2022/09/erie_county_key_sud_indicators_06152022.pdf
  • Opioid Settlement Citations:
  • Erie County Department of Health. (2022). Erie County Opioid Settlement Fund. Retrieved from https://www3.erie.gov/health/sites/www3.erie.gov.health/files/2022-08/oetf082022.pdf
  • WESA. (2023, April 18). Expecting more than $1B in opioid settlement money, PA grapples with policing versus treatment. Retrieved from https://www.wesa.fm/courts-justice/2023-04-18/expecting-more-than-1b-in-opioid-settlement-money-pa-grapples-with-policing-versus-treatment
  • PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs. (n.d.). Pennsylvania Regional Recovery Hubs. Retrieved from https://www.media.pa.gov/pages/ddap_details.aspx?newsid=289
  • Bucks County Government. (n.d.). Opioid Settlement Fund. Retrieved from https://www.buckscounty.gov/1917/Opioid-Settlement-Fund
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