4 Drug Rehab Centers Near Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Substance Abuse In Wellsboro & Tioga County
Tioga County operates a number of teen programs designed to keep them away from drugs, such as the A.C.E. after school and summer service. A.C.E. is a goal oriented and preemptive plan that includes outdoor activities and educational opportunities. Other essential drug use facts about Wellsboro and Tioga County include:
- Tioga County ranks number 59 out of 65 in the drug overdose death scale. The county reported 14.3 per 100,000 overdose deaths in 2016. The highest rate was Philadelphia at 59.4 per 100,000.
- In 2014, the number of overdose deaths per 100,000 was 9.46.
- The most abused substance by teens in Tioga County is narcotic prescription drugs.
Traveling For The Best Program
Wellsboro has one outpatient treatment center but no residential services for substance abuse. Families will need to look at rehab facilities in nearby cities for inpatient care, or even consider traveling to other parts of the state or country. For more information about substance abuse treatment in Pennsylvania, or other states like New York or Ohio, contact RehabCenter.net.Article Sources
DEA Intelligence Report - https://www.dea.gov/sites/default/files/2018-07/phi111715_attach.pdf
Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency - https://www.pccd.pa.gov/Juvenile-Justice/Documents/PAYS/Tioga%20County%20Profile%20Report.pdf