Wisconsin‚Äôs drug problem is especially alarming with the wide availability of cocaine throughout the state as well as the increase in the use of heroin throughout the site. Many new users of heroin in Wisconsin have started out snorting the drugs as the heroin purity has increased. Marijuana still remains the most widely available drug throughout Wisconsin and the most widely abused and there has also been a huge increase in pharmaceuticals drugs such as Vicoden, Ritalin, hydrocodone, OxyContin and benzodiazepines. All current trends in the state point out the need for effective drug rehab.
For those already addicted the best treatment option is a long-term, drug free program with a high success rate for permanent recovery.
The Narconon drug and alcohol rehabilitation program achieves a 70% success rate with all hardcore addictions.
If you or someone you know is struggling with a drug problem in the state of Wisconsin contact us for immediate help as recent data indicates that there are many citizens in Wisconsin who still need to get into a good treatment program.
Indicating the need for drug treatment in the state, recent statics show that more than 346,700 people or 7% of the population ages 12 or over reported using an illicit drug over the last month. In addition there were 134,000 people in Wisconsin that reported drug dependence or abuse over the 2004-2005 year, while 82,000 reported drug dependence.
In 2006, there were 23,050 people in Wisconsin that entered drug and/or alcohol treatment. In 2005 there were 25,566 people that entered drug rehab.
Additionally data indicates that 122,000 Wisconsin citizens, or 2.64% of the population reported needing but not receiving drug treatment over the 2004-2005 year.