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  • Out of the over 2 million drug related emergency room visits in 2009, over 27 percent were for nonmedical use of pharmaceuticals.
  • Pure heroin which is sold as a white powder is rarely found at street level.
  • When GHB was available to the general public many false claims were made by drug companies involved, such as stating that it would help to build muscles, burn fat and improve a person's sex drive.
  • With repeated use, crack cocaine users typically develop a tolerance to the drug.

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Iola, Kansas - Seniors/Older Adults

You may be amazed to read that today more and more seniors/older adults are entering drug treatment programs in Iola, KS. Addiction is an issue that can have an effect on anyone. Even the elderly who have far more life experience can fall into the lure of drug abuse and addiction. Often times their doctor prescribes a medication to help with the pain, anxiety, etc. They find that the medication is beneficial and may take far more than prescribed or in conjunction with other substances like alcohol. Drug treatment programs are a valuable tool in helping seniors/older adults addicted to prescription drugs and other substances. Quite a few elderly addicts are also suffering from co-occurring psychological health problems that are able to be treated in conjunction with their addiction difficulties.

  • Anderson County Mental Health
    25.9 miles from Iola, Kansas
    Anderson County Mental Health is a Drug Rehabilitation Facility that is located at:

    200 South Maple Street
    Garnett, KS. 66032

    If you would like to contact Anderson County Mental Health, you can reach them at 785-204-4357.

    Anderson County Mental Health offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • Corner House Inc
    52.5 miles from Iola, Kansas
    Corner House Inc is a Drug Abuse Treatment Center that is located at:

    418 Market Street
    Emporia, KS. 66801

    If you would like to contact Corner House Inc, you can reach them at 620-342-3015.

    Corner House Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Seniors/Older Adults, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)