Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers in Hempstead, Texas

Hempstead, Texas is a small town about 50 miles northwest of Houston with an interesting history. Hempstead could have been the site of one of the last battles of the Civil War, but Jefferson Davis, the President of the Confederacy, was captured before he could arrive in Hempstead to make a "last stand." Today, Hempstead is a friendly, small town that's best-known for its watermelons. 

Rehab Centers In Hempstead, Texas

The town has outpatient drug and alcohol resources, primarily operated by Career and Recovery Resources (CRR). Outpatient treatment is best for those with a mild addiction and a strong support system at home.

Career And Recovery Resources (CRR)

Career and Recovery Resources (CRR) is a Houston-based, not-for-profit organization which offers a number of substance abuse recovery services. CRR's outpatient Alternative Program provides trauma-informed services and men's and women's group counseling. One of the program's main focuses is the "Living in Balance" cognitive behavioral therapy that is recognized nationally as an evidence-based program and practice.

Rehab Centers Near Hempstead, Texas

Hempstead is about a 45-minute drive from the greater Houston area. This gives residents access to a variety of addiction treatment programs and services.

The Right Step, Katy, Texas

The Right Step (TRS) is a Texas-based substance use treatment organization which offers inpatient detox programs, residential rehabilitation, aftercare services, intensive outpatient services, and individual and group therapy. The intensive outpatient program is a short drive from Hempstead and is intended to provide ongoing care and recovery support after completion of an inpatient program.

Counseling And Recovery Services (CARS), Tomball, Texas

Located about 20 miles east of Hempstead in Tomball, CARS is a medically-based treatment program for opioid addiction. Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT) is offered using methadone. CARS is staffed with physicians and also provides medical services like physical exams, blood work, and TB and HIV/AIDS screening. Services also include individual and family counseling.

Westpark Springs Hospital, Richmond, Texas

Westpark Springs Hospital is a behavioral health center approximately 30 miles southeast of Hempstead. The hospital provides mental health and addiction services, co-occurring disorder treatment, inpatient treatment, detox services, and residential treatment programs for adult men and women. 

Substance Abuse In Hempstead & Waller County, Texas

Although resources are growing, Waller County residents, including Hempstead, reported they had to travel up to 30 minutes to receive medical care, according to Plan Houston's 2010 report. Almost 80% of Waller County residents told Plan Houston their community needed alcohol or drug services. 

  • 24.3% of Waller County residents told Houston regional planners that illegal drug use was a major problem in 2010.

  • 31% of county residents surveyed in 2010 said that drug abuse, including prescriptions, was a major health concern.

  • Two-thirds of residents surveyed by Plan Houston said that alcohol abuse was a serious or very serious problem in Waller County.

Traveling For The Best Program

Hempstead residents already know they need to travel to receive health care services outside of the community. Outpatient services are available in Hempstead, but the nearest residential treatment facilities are 25 to 30 miles away. Houston has dozens of treatment facilities with many different specialties and types of program. Contact today for more information on addiction treatment in Texas.

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