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Drug Rehab in Scarborough

Having difficulties with any form of drug addiction is a hefty burden to carry, and one which comes with numerous consequences if left unresolved. Men and women with the very best of intentions who want to quit generally try and do so many times over with no success, and wind up just dropping deeper into a life of addiction. There are reasons why individuals cannot quit on their own, and these motives are what make drug rehabilitation in Scarborough a more successful and verified method of beating drug addiction.

The benefits of a drug rehab in Scarborough include having the support and tools at hand to fix any difficulties and challenges that may come up during detox and withdrawal, as well as the possibility to address the real concerns that triggered drug addiction which are usually not physical ones at all. For example, many persons become involved in substance abuse to mask and keep away from significant problems in their lives. If one only attempts to overcome the physical urges and such on one's own, they really aren't making any headway at really resolving the mental and emotional issues, that once resolved, will ensure long-term sobriety.

Once an individual comes to terms with the fact that they need assistance to resolve drug addiction, the next step is deciding on the appropriate drug rehab for them. Some drug rehab programs don't call for any kind of inpatient stay and offer services on an outpatient basis for instance. At this type of drug rehab the person receives treatment through the day and returns home in the evening. While this kind of drug rehab may appear practical, it will not provide the appropriate treatment environment for an individual who needs to step away from drug influences and other situations which could compromise one's sobriety. The most established and helpful treatment settings are those which call for an inpatient or residential stay, so that the person can concentrate entirely on bettering themselves and healing from addiction, not on every day interruptions and drug addiction triggers.

For example, someone or some situation in one's environment could be the precise cause of one's drug use. If the particular person returns to this just about every day while in drug rehab, all gains will be lost and most will normally relapse. There are also various lengths of stay even in inpatient and residential drug rehabilitation programs, with treatment curriculums which range from 30 days to up to a year for some. As a rule of thumb, an individual who is intent on resolving addiction issues once and for all should stay in drug rehab as long as it will take. A month in treatment is rarely enough time to even recuperate physically from persistent substance abuse. A significant amount of time is necessary, even months in some cases, to benefit from intensive therapy and other treatment tools to heal mentally and emotionally so that one can actually make a clean start once treatment is complete.

The cost of drug rehab can fluctuate substantially of course, depending on the facilities provided, length of stay, etc. While cost should never be an obstacle to receiving life-saving treatment in drug rehab, it is a logistic that some may have concern over. After all, addiction is likely to exhaust all sources and it can be tough to pay for drug rehab when the time comes. Luckily, most private drug rehabilitation programs accept many types of private health insurance as well as Medicare and Medicaid. Some drug rehab programs will even work with people to either provide payment assistance or provide a sliding fee scale primarily based off of one's income and individual circumstances. Addicted people and their family members will find that treatment counselors are more than ready to help provide solutions and support to get the logistical and financial issues resolved so that these are not a hurdle to getting the individuals started in drug rehab.

If someone you know is addicted to drugs but will not readily accept the offer to go to drug treatment, drug interventions are a last ditch yet effective method of helping persuade them to do so. Drug rehabilitation programs in Scarborough work intimately with professional drug interventionists who are educated and experienced in getting people to treatment efficiently. An intervention is a tool which can assist drug addicted individuals see past the immediate need to satiate their drug habit, and understand the gift that is being provided to them which can help them make a healthier and productive life for themselves.

If you or a person you know would like help, contact a treatment counselor at a drug rehab to get any questions answered and any help needed to get the process started right away. The faster the particular person is in drug rehab, the sooner they can be back in the game of life and winning.


Additional Information on Drug Addiction and Treatment

20 treatment listings in or near Scarborough, Maine:

  • Crossroads
    Crossroads is a Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    71 U.S. Route 1
    Scarborough, ME. 4074

    If you would like to contact Crossroads, you can reach them at 207-773-9931.

    Crossroads offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance
  • Pathways Southern Maine
    Pathways Southern Maine is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility that is located at:

    71 U.S. Route One
    Scarborough, ME. 4074

    If you would like to contact Pathways Southern Maine, you can reach them at 207-774-3570.

    Pathways Southern Maine offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Crossroads for Women Inc
    Crossroads for Women Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility that is located at:

    71 U.S. Route 1
    Scarborough, ME. 4074

    If you would like to contact Crossroads for Women Inc, you can reach them at 207-773-9931.

    Crossroads for Women Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Sarah Fowler
    Sarah Fowler is a Drug Abuse Treatment Program that is located at:

    7 Oak Hill Terrace
    Scarborough, ME. 4074

    If you would like to contact Sarah Fowler, you can reach them at 207-329-8009.

    Sarah Fowler offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • Mary Menard LADC
    Mary Menard LADC is a Drug Abuse Rehab Center that is located at:

    636 US Route 1
    Scarborough, ME. 4070

    If you would like to contact Mary Menard LADC, you can reach them at 207-329-9555.

    Mary Menard LADC offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Connections for Kids
    2.8 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Connections for Kids is a Substance Abuse Treatment Program that is located at:

    100 Gannett Drive
    South Portland, ME. 4106

    If you would like to contact Connections for Kids, you can reach them at 207-854-1030.

    Connections for Kids offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance
  • Port Resources
    3.1 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Port Resources is a Drug Rehab Program that is located at:

    280 Gannett Drive
    South Portland, ME. 4106

    If you would like to contact Port Resources, you can reach them at 207-828-0048 x101.

    Port Resources offers the following treatment services: Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • South Portland Debra Ouimette
    3.5 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    South Portland Debra Ouimette is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility that is located at:

    650 Main Street
    South Portland, ME. 4106

    If you would like to contact South Portland Debra Ouimette, you can reach them at 207-205-7556.

    South Portland Debra Ouimette offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance
  • Day One
    3.8 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Day One is a Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    525 Main Street
    South Portland, ME. 4106

    If you would like to contact Day One, you can reach them at 207-874-1045.

    Day One offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Spanish
    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), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Merrimack River Medical Services Inc
    4.1 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Merrimack River Medical Services Inc is a Substance Abuse Program that is located at:

    2300 Congress Street
    Portland, ME. 4102

    If you would like to contact Merrimack River Medical Services Inc, you can reach them at 207-221-2292.

    Merrimack River Medical Services Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Spring Harbor Hospital Division of MBH
    4.1 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Spring Harbor Hospital Division of MBH is a Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    123 Andover Road
    Westbrook, ME. 4092

    If you would like to contact Spring Harbor Hospital Division of MBH, you can reach them at 207-761-2200.

    Spring Harbor Hospital Division of MBH offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Opportunity Alliance
    4.6 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Opportunity Alliance is a Drug Recovery Program that is located at:

    1329 Broadway
    South Portland, ME. 4106

    If you would like to contact Opportunity Alliance, you can reach them at 207-799-4160.

    Opportunity Alliance offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Peregrine
    5.1 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Peregrine is a Drug Abuse Rehab Center that is located at:

    2 Chesley Street
    Westbrook, ME. 4092

    If you would like to contact Peregrine, you can reach them at 207-857-9419.

    Peregrine offers the following treatment services:
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare
  • Milestone Foundation
    5.3 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Milestone Foundation is a Drug Rehab Service that is located at:

    28 Portland Avenue
    Old Orchard Beach, ME. 4064

    If you would like to contact Milestone Foundation, you can reach them at 207-934-5231.

    Milestone Foundation offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Halfway House, Outpatient, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Men, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Gloria Giroux LCSW LADC
    5.5 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Gloria Giroux LCSW LADC is a Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    18 Rockland Drive
    Old Orchard Beach, ME. 4064

    If you would like to contact Gloria Giroux LCSW LADC, you can reach them at 207-485-4914.

    Gloria Giroux LCSW LADC offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Women, Men
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Chellie Morrison PhD
    5.8 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Chellie Morrison PhD is a Drug Rehab that is located at:

    222 St. John Street
    Portland, ME. 4102

    If you would like to contact Chellie Morrison PhD, you can reach them at 207-776-9990.

    Chellie Morrison PhD offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance
  • Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr
    5.8 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility that is located at:

    222 St. John Street
    Portland, ME. 4104

    If you would like to contact Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr, you can reach them at 207-891-8618.

    Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Men, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    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)
  • Maine Medical Center
    6 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Maine Medical Center is a Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    216 Vaughan Street
    Portland, ME. 4102

    If you would like to contact Maine Medical Center, you can reach them at 207-662-2221.

    Maine Medical Center offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Cap Quality Care Inc
    6.1 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Cap Quality Care Inc is a Substance Abuse Program that is located at:

    1 Delta Drive
    Westbrook, ME. 4092

    If you would like to contact Cap Quality Care Inc, you can reach them at 207-856-7227.

    Cap Quality Care Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Gays And Lesbians, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance
  • Learningworks
    6.2 miles from Scarborough, Maine
    Learningworks is a Substance Abuse Treatment Program that is located at:

    181 Brackett Street
    Portland, ME. 4102

    If you would like to contact Learningworks, you can reach them at 207-775-0105.

    Learningworks offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare