Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Ashland, Virginia

Ashland, Virginia is a small town, but those looking for addiction treatment can easily get to other cities or towns nearby for care if needed. Richmond is just a short drive away via I-95, and other interstates are close by as well. Ashland residents have limited treatment options with the town itself.

Drug And Alcohol Rehab Centers In Ashland, Virginia

Residents in Ashland who would like to stay local for treatment can find at least one outpatient drug and alcohol rehab center in the community.

Drug And Alcohol Rehab Centers Near Ashland, Virginia

Residential programs and other rehab centers are located within 20 miles of Ashland in Henrico, Hanover, and Richmond.

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Substance Abuse In Ashland & Hanover County

Hanover County has had an increasing problem with opioid abuse, especially over the last few years. Facts related to substance abuse and addiction in the county include:

  • Hanover County had 38 fatal drug overdoses from 2014 to 2016.
  • As of October 2017, Hanover County had 40 cases of opioid overdoses for that year, with six of these being fatal. Fentanyl, heroin, and prescription opioids were all to blame.
  • In 2017, Hanover County ended up with 24 drug-related deaths overall.
  • Hanover County’s rate of written opioid prescriptions for 2017 was 73.7 prescriptions per 100 residents.

How To Find Addiction Treatment

Choosing the right addiction treatment center depends on different factors, including the type of program or services individuals need. Those who live in Ashland should be checking out the programs and services offered at facilities in other towns, cities, or states. Comparing a number of options helps individuals find the best rehab program for their needs.

If you or someone you love needs assistance finding drug and alcohol rehab centers in Virginia or elsewhere, contact today and connect with an addiction treatment specialist.

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