Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Bushnell, Florida

Substance Abuse In Bushnell & Sumter County

As a city in the state of Florida, Bushnell experiences a high rate of substance abuse and related deaths. Here are some drug-related facts from Florida and Sumter County:

  • According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, there were 2,798 opioid-related overdose deaths.
  • Among Sumter County middle school students, one study found past 30-day drug use included heroin, crack cocaine, methamphetamine, hallucinogens, and prescription drugs.

Traveling For Addiction Treatment

Because there are limited options for treatment in Bushnell, individuals and families may want to consider leaving their hometown for addiction care. Traveling for addiction treatment can be helpful because it removes unhealthy triggers from the home environment, and also creates more opportunities for finding the right program for the person’s needs.

For more information on finding treatment centers for substance abuse, contact a treatment specialist at today.

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