Below you will find information on addiction and rehab and recovery resources in Mississippi.
Finding a Rehab Center in Mississippi
At Rehab Now 247 we work with many of the top addiction treatment centers in Mississippi and can help match you to the best program for your needs. We can verify your insurance on your behalf and take care of the admissions process. If you are ready to get started we can help you find the right Mississippi drug or alcohol rehab center today.
- Call our addiction recovery helpline now on 888-327-1047
- A caring member of our addiction recovery team is standing by to take your call.
- We will discuss your addiction and preferences with you.
- Whilst you are on the phone we verify your insurance on your behalf and determine how much of the cost of rehab your insurance will cover.
- We can take care of the admissions process and even organize transport from your home to the rehab facility.
Don’t let another day pass by without getting the help you deserve. Take the first step towards recovery today and call us now to get started.
Drug & Alcohol Addiction in Mississippi
Below are some facts and statistics regarding drug and Alcohol Addiction rates in Mississippi according year on year data provided by Samhsa;
Illicit drug dependence rates in for the period 2013 to 2014 among those over the age of 12 in Mississippi was 1.87%. This represents an very slight decrease on the previous year and is slightly below the national average of 1.88% for that period. Illicit drug dependence rates are greatest among those aged 18-25 at 4.40%.
Alcohol dependence rates for those over the age of 12 in Mississippi were 2.46% in 2014 to 2015. This represents a decrease on the previous year and is below the national average of 2.97% for that period. Alcohol dependence rates are greatest among those aged 18-25 at 4%.
The average rate for Marijuana use* in Mississippi was 8.67% in 2014 to 2015. This represents decrease on the previous year and is below the national average of 13.36% for that period. Marijuana use is greatest among those aged between 18-25 at 21.69%.
The average rate for Cocaine use* for the year 2014 to 2015 in Mississippi was 1%. This represents slight increase on the previous year and is below the national average of 1.76% for that period. Cocaine use is greatest among those aged between 18-25 at 1.83%.
The average rate for Heroin use* among those aged 12 and over in Mississippi was 0.15% in the year 2014 to 2015. This represents an decrease on the previous year and is below the national average of 0.33% for that period. Heroin use is greatest among those aged 18-25 years at 0.33%.
The average rate for non medical use of painkillers in Mississippi for 2013 to 2014 was 4.28%. This is an decrease on the previous year and is above the national average of 4.06% for that period. The use of pain killers for non medical purposes is greatest among those aged 18-25 at 8.83%.
*The % of people who had used that drug at least once during that year.
Mississippi Addiction & Substance Abuse Help
If you do not have health insurance and are in urgent need of help for yourself or your loved one you can call SAMHSA (The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) directly on 1-800-662-HELP for further advice. You can also contact your local substance abuse agency in Mississippi for assistance;
Mississippi Department of Mental Health
239 North Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
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Best Rehab Centers in Mississippi
We have carefully sifted through online data, ratings and reviews and compiled a list of the top rehabs in Mississippi. Listed below are the top 10 alcohol and drug rehab facilities in Mississippi;
In the meantime you can contact us directly on 888-327-1047 for more information.
Drug Rehabs Near Me in Mississippi
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