Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Burlingame, California

Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Burlingame, California

In Burlingame, California, where this City of Trees was named after diplomat Anson Burlingame, there are nearly 29,000 residents. Some of them may need rehabilitation services for drug or alcohol use. While Burlingame lacks a variety of addiction treatment options, there are several alcohol and drug rehab centers in the area.

Rehab Centers In Burlingame, California

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) lists no alcohol or drug rehab centers in Burlingame itself. For addiction treatment centers, residents may want to look into some nearby options.

Rehab Centers Near Burlingame, California

There are a number of rehab centers in the Burlingame area. For nearby addiction treatment centers, considering looking into San Mateo.

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Substance Abuse In Burlingame & San Mateo County

The Burlingame area and San Mateo county are no different in many ways from other parts of the country. Consider some statistics from the San Mateo area:

  • Opioids are becoming more of a problem, resulting in 669 non-fatal ER visits in 2014.
  • In 2016, doctors issued prescriptions for a total of 24 million opioid pills, or enough for 43 pills for each adult in the county.
  • In Alameda, Santa Clara, Contra Costa, and San Mateo counties combined, 220 people died from opioid overdose in 2013, more than double the number for 2003.

Traveling For The Best Program

Rather than choose a program that’s not a good fit, or go untreated because there isn’t anything close by, it can be well worth the time and effort to travel to a quality program. Reach out today, and get connected with a treatment specialist who can help determine the right program and location for individual needs. For more information, contact

San Mateo County Health -

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