Georgia Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

Georgia Drug and Alcohol RehabilitationDrug-Rehab.org exists as a referral service for addicts in need of recovery and rehabilitation. We have access to 3000 resources nationwide, from coast to coast, from Georgia to New York. We exist to help addicts come to terms with their problems and seek help and guidance from people that truly care. Call Drug-Rehab.org today at 877-352-6329 to start this all-important process.

We have several options available in Georgia, ranging from recovery centers to day programs.

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Georgia and Drugs:  A Dangerous Affair

Georgia, the world famous peach capital, is home to 9,815,210 people. The capital is the bustling metropolis of Atlanta, one of the biggest cities in the American south. The economy of Georgia is thriving, causing the state to experience an influx of people. As is true with all states, Georgia has its own drug problems it combats on a regular basis. There is also a great deal of gang activity in Georgia, which sometimes goes hand-in-hand with drug activity.

  • 17 percent of Georgia’s residents from the ages of 18 and 25 used illicit drugs within the past month.
  • 25 percent of that same Georgia age group admitted to using marijuana, the most popular drug by far, within the last year alone.
  • As for other drugs, 8 percent of Georgians aged 18 – 25 used in the past month. Notably:  drug use is a real and disturbing trend in Georgia.
  • 6 percent of that Georgia age range used cocaine; another 11 percent used prescription medications for non-medical purposes (prescription drug abuse is a nationwide trend). Even just casual use of any kind of controlled substance can easily slip into addiction.

Outdoor marijuana cultivation has increased throughout the state due to weather conditions. Marijuana is also brought in from the southwest and from Mexico.

  • As for possession of marijuana in Georgia, first time offenders carrying less than one ounce of marijuana are charged with a misdemeanor and placed on probation.
  • A second offense is a misdemeanor and comes with 1 year in jail and a $1,000 fine.
  • Possession within 1,000 feet of a school is a felony and is punishable by up to 20 years in prison and a $20,000 fine.
  • Sale of marijuana under 10 pounds is a felony with a 1 to 10 year prison sentence.
  • Anyone found talking about marijuana on a phone is charged with a felony punishable by 1 to 4 years in prison and a $30,000 fine.
  • Marijuana convictions result in a loss of driving privileges for 6 months. There is a zero tolerance law in regards to drugged driving. Marijuana is regulated in Georgia under the Controlled Substances Act.

Get Addiction Help Today in Georgia!

Addiction Help Today in GeorgiaIf you have an addiction to drugs or alcohol in Georgia, you do not have to face your plight alone. Drug-Rehab.org is one part of a national campaign to eliminate drug and alcohol abuse.

If your loved one has an addiction, we can still assist you and refer you to the best treatment available, in Georgia or elsewhere. Don’t wait another minute; call 877-352-6329 and speak to a trained professional immediately at Drug-Rehab.org.

 

For researching purposes, please see the following local Georgia resources:

 

  • Augusta Metro Treatment Center
    525 Ellis St. Augusta, GA 30901
    Augusta Metro Treatment Center provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Methadone Services, Methadone Detox, Buprenorphine Treatment
    www.methadonetreatment.com

  • GRN Community Service Board
    8201 Hazelbrand Rd. Covington, GA 30014
    GRN Community Service Board provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.grncsb.com

  • N.side Hospital Substance Abuse Ctr
    1140 Hammond Dr. Atlanta, GA 30328
    N.side Hospital Substance Abuse Ctr provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Buprenorphine Treatment
    www.northside.com

  • Ogeechee Behavioral Health Services
    629 Shadrack St. Waynesboro, GA 30830
    Ogeechee Behavioral Health Services provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction

  • Pathways Center
    124 Gordon Commerical Dr. LaGrange, GA 30240
    Pathways Center provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.pathwayscsb.org

  • River Edge BHC
    175 Emery Highway Macon, GA 31217
    River Edge BHC provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.river-edge.org

  • River Edge Recovery Center
    3575 Fulton Mill Rd. Macon, GA 31206
    River Edge Recovery Center provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Detox
    www.river-edge.org

  • Saint Jude's Recovery Center Inc
    139 Renaissance Parkway NE Atlanta, GA 30308
    Saint Jude's Recovery Center Inc provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.stjudesrecovery.org

  • Stand Inc
    4319 Covington Highway Decatur, GA 30035
    Stand Inc provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.standinc.com

  • Volunteers of America S.E.
    118 W Hill Ave. Valdosta, GA 31601
    Volunteers of America S.E. provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.voase.org