Pennsylvania Drug and Substance Treatment
Pennsylvania ranks 10th in the nation for illegal drug use. The state has a higher than national average use for both cocaine and marijuana, and the rate of heroin abuse is twice the national average. In recent years, more than 10% of all deaths in Pennsylvania have been related to drugs and alcohol.
Pennsylvania ranks 14th in the nation for drug-related deaths. More than 30% of Pennsylvania youth reportedly drink alcohol monthly, with more than 20,000 teenagers having an alcohol problem. Over 50% of all Pennsylvania residents use prescription drugs which has led to one of the highest rates of prescription opiate abuse.
Alcohol and Drug Treatment Centers in Pennsylvania
Our directory includes a lot of services available in Pennsylvania, ready to help you or a loved one lead a safe and clean life, away from opioid abuse. There are plenty of Pennsylvania services on our website that are available to enable you or your partner to lead a safe , clean and drug-free life.
Cities With the Most Centers in Pennsylvania
Epidemic by the Numbers
We are here to educate you on the impact of addiction Pennsylvania, there are a tons of facts but we made a short list of the most impactful data we have found.
- >30% of all arrestees test positive for cocaine, the primary drug in 15% of all rehab-admitted patients.
- Heroin use in PA is twice the national average.
- >80% of all vehicular deaths in Pennsylvania involve drunk drivers.
- More than 50% of all Pennsylvania residents use prescription drugs, a majority illegally purchasing from healthcare professionals.
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The devastation of families and relationships in Pennsylvania caused by drugs and alcohol is creating a major problem. It’s very difficult to watch a friend or loved one experience a battle with addiction, and we are here to help.
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Livengrin Foundation - Oxford Valley is a renowned addiction treatment facility that has been providing quality care since 1966 with personalized programs, experienced staff, and an array of services accredited by JCAHO and NAATP, as well as accepting private health insurance plans.
Caron Treatment Center - Wernersville is a renowned rehab facility providing cutting-edge services to individuals suffering from substance abuse and mental health issues such as drug addiction, alcoholism, dual diagnosis and opioid dependence, with certified professionals, detoxification programs, residential care options, intervention strategies and aftercare support services that accept different forms of payment and private health insurance.
Gaudenzia - Concord Place in West Chester, Pennsylvania is an addiction treatment facility that offers a range of levels of care and comprehensive services tailored to meet the specific needs of individuals suffering from substance abuse and mental health conditions.
Bellefonte Outpatient Treatment Center is a CARF-accredited facility in Pennsylvania that provides high-quality and comprehensive care for individuals seeking sobriety, with the added convenience of accepting most major private health insurance plans.
Roxbury Treatment Center is an accredited Addiction Treatment Facility located in Shippensburg, PA that provides a comprehensive range of services including Dual-Diagnosis programs, Detoxification, Aftercare Support, Inpatient and Outpatient levels of care, as well as evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or Motivational Interviewing to help individuals address physical and psychological aspects of addiction.
Roxbury Treatment Center - Chambersburg is a JCAHO accredited addiction treatment facility offering a range of services and levels of care, such as aftercare support, drug rehab, dual-diagnosis, intensive outpatient, outpatient, detox and intervention, with private health insurance accepted.
The Jade Wellness Center is a highly comprehensive Drug Rehabilitation Facility located in Monroeville, PA, offering various levels of treatment for Alcoholism, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse, Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health Issues and other addictions along with Aftercare Support, Detoxification Services and Inpatient/Partial Hospitalization Programs, which can be paid for by most major Private Health Insurance providers.
Alpine Springs Rehabilitation and Recovery - Inpatient Facility is an accredited Addiction Treatment Facility located in Linesville, PA that offers individualized, comprehensive inpatient care and detox services, with 24/7 medical staff available and private health insurance accepted, providing a confidential environment for individuals to safely recover from addiction.
The Meadows in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania is a fully accredited treatment facility that offers a range of evidence-based treatment programs and services for individuals struggling with addiction and substance abuse, with a focus on addressing the underlying causes of addiction and promoting lasting recovery and overall well-being.
Gateway Rehab - Fox Chapel is a JCAHO-accredited addiction treatment center in Pittsburgh, PA that has been providing comprehensive care to those struggling with substance use disorder, mental health challenges, and other related issues since 1972, including medical detoxification and different levels of outpatient and residential services, as well as aftercare support for long-term sobriety.
Browse Specific Pennsylvania Cities
Currently, there are over 1498 different centers in our facility directory within the state of Pennsylvania for people needing help with drug and alcohol addiction, please select your city below.
Pennsylvania Cities with Most Centers
The Impact of Addiction in Pennsylvania
Culturally, there’s Pennsylvania with America’s brightest. Philadelphia, the state’s largest city, takes pride in its history and role in the Declaration of Independence. The state’s western side is on the Midwest cusp, with stably industrial roots. Pittsburgh dusted off its gritty image, emerging as a chic dining and arts destination. Allegheny Forest has 640 km of scenic bike and paddle routes through the forests. The Susquehanna River is the state’s longest river system flowing over 1,000 miles.
There are a lot of things to love about Pennsylvania, but there are also places in Pennsylvania that struggle with drug and alcohol addiction.
The rate of opioid misuse in Pennsylvania is double the national average, and opioid and prescription opiums are jointly responsible for nearly half of all state-funded treatment admissions. Drugs and alcohol have caused 11.6 percent of all deaths in Pennsylvania over the past 10 years. More than 2,500 young people between the ages of 12 and 17 were killed.
Drug misuse in Pennsylvania is a big concern, which should not be overlooked. Substance abuse ruins marriages, friendships, and communities. Find a facility that fits your needs in our list below, or contact us for individual recommendations.
Worst Drugs in Pennsylvania
- The rate of cocaine abuse in Pennsylvania is higher than the national average, with more than 30% of all arrestees testing positive for cocaine, and cocaine being the primary drug of abuse in over 15% of all rehab-admitted patients.
- Heroin use in Pennsylvania is twice the national average. In more than 45% of all overdose cases, heroin was a contributing factor making it the most found drug in overdoses in the state of Pennsylvania.
- More than 12% of the Pennsylvania population uses marijuana every year, which is higher than the national average. Additionally, more than 10% of expectant women reportedly use marijuana during their pregnancy. This amount has only increased since the legalization of marijuana. The amount of Pennsylvania teenagers that have used this drug has also increased and is currently higher than 30%.
- Over 50% of all Pennsylvania residents use prescription drugs which has led to the state experiencing one of the highest rates of prescription opiate abuse. This drug is responsible for over 50% of all drug addiction problems in Pennsylvania.
- Over 6% of the Pennsylvania population has an alcohol problem. More than 30% of Pennsylvania youth reportedly drink alcohol monthly, with more than 20,000 teenagers between the ages of 12 and 17 having an alcohol problem.
Impactful Addiction Stats
- In 2016, Pennsylvania’s opioid overdose rate was almost 40% higher than the national average, making it the nation’s top state for opioid overdoses.
- Men make up the largest portion of the drug and alcohol addicted, with more than 60% of all admissions into rehab programs being male.
- More than 80% of all vehicular deaths in Pennsylvania involve drunk drivers.
- Pennsylvania ranks 14th in the nation for drug-related deaths, with the most overdoses being in the age group between 25 to 34 years.
- Pennsylvania is also the highest-ranking state in overdoses in young men between the ages of 19 and 25.
- Pennsylvania ranks 9th in underage drinking, with alcohol being the contributing factor in more than 1,000 teenage pregnancies.
- More than 10% of all deaths in Pennsylvania are caused by alcohol and drugs. This is slightly below the national average.
- 35% of all traffic deaths are alcohol-related, with more than 70% of all drunk drivers being men.
- One in 15 of all Pennsylvania veterans have a substance abuse problem, and 1 in 5 of the treatment-seeking veterans are homeless.
- More than 50% of all Pennsylvania residents use prescription drugs, with the majority illegally buying these drugs from healthcare professionals.
It’s not easy, but here’s some help
Alcohol and substance addiction and dependency are incredibly complicated and do tremendous damage to individuals and their families’ lives. Fortunately, thousands of care centers in the United States and in Pennsylvania specifically are committed to beginning and supporting people who are addicted to rehabilitation. The variety of recovery services is remarkable, and one care seeker’s experience is dramatically different from another. Similarly, the ideal treatment for one addict to recovery is ineffective for another. Our admissions staff are available 24 hours a day to help you search.
Health Insurance Providers Covering Drug Addiction Treatment
- Capital Blue Cross
- Highmark Blue Shield
- Independence Blue Cross
- United Healthcare
- Aetna Better Health of Pennsylvania