4 Drug Rehab Centers in Ottawa, Kansas
Ottawa, Kansas provides residents with more than one addiction treatment center within city limits. Additional treatment, including residential care, is available in nearby communities.
Substance Abuse In Ottawa & Franklin County, Kansas
According to a prescription drug prevention project manager, Ottawa and Franklin County deeply feel the effects of misusing opioid medication. Consider some facts:
- More than 12 percent of students in Franklin County didn’t see anything wrong with taking another person’s prescription medications, a number that is almost three percent more than the state average.
- About 75 percent of students who misused prescription opioids got them from a relative or a friend.
- Safe disposal of prescription drugs is key and Ottawa has permanent disposal bins in two locations.
The Ottawa Herald - http://www.ottawaherald.com/news/20180505/medication-misuse-increasing