Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Burlington, Washington
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Substance Abuse In Burlington & Skagit County, Washington
In 2017, nearly 1,500 people were admitted to Skagit Regional Health emergency division for opioid overdose. Other drug-use facts from Burlington and Skagit County include:
- Nearly 80% of addictions have already formed by age 15. And 24% of local 10th graders have had alcohol this month.
- 83% of Washington counties that received grant money to fight substance abuse saw a reduction related behaviors.
- In 2018, Skagit County had 10 overdoses related to fentanyl (a very dangerous opioid), representing a growing new threat on top of heroin.
Leaving Burlington, Washington For Treatment
When dealing with an addiction, seeking treatment outside of the local area is an effective option because different programs specialize in helping various people, addictions, and situations.
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University of Washington - http://adai.washington.edu/wastate/HYS/2014%20Skagit.pdf