Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington
As a military installation for the United States Army, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington does not offer any drug and alcohol rehab centers on the base at this time.
Alcohol And Drug Rehab Centers Near Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington
Residents who live on Joint Base Lewis-McChord must travel off base to receive treatment for substance abuse. Consider nearby rehab centers in Lakewood, Tacoma, and Spanaway.
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Substance Abuse In Joint Base Lewis-McChord & Pierce County, Washington
According to data gathered by the University of Washington and the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, substance abuse is an issue. Some facts include:
- Rates of treatment admissions climbed between 2013 and 2015 with 175 of every 100,000 residents seeking help in 2015.
- While admission rates for prescription-type substances fell, those for heroin rose sharply from 2013 through 2015.
- For the time period of 2002 through 2015, the rate of first-time admissions tripled with this increase driven by those between the ages of 18 and 29.
While there are no rehab centers located on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, residents don’t have to go far to find it. Contact our treatment specialists for assistance in finding the right program.Article Sources
University of Washington: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute - https://www.tpchd.org/home/showdocument?id=2002