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  • Withdrawal from certain drugs such as benzodiazepines or alcohol can be fatal and therefore the abrupt discontinuation of any type of drug is not recommended.
  • Out of the nearly 2 million substance abuse treatment admissions reported to State administrative data systems in 2008, heroin and other opiates made up the largest percentage of drug-related admissions (20.0 percent).
  • Many Ecstasy users have reported that the drug can provoke such a profound experience that it is not uncommon for addicted individuals to actively seek out and consume the drug regardless of the negative consequences.
  • Repeated and chronic heroin users who fail to use sterile needles or share equipment may experience infection of the heart lining and valves, normally due to lack of sterile technique.

GET HELP LOCATING A DRUG TREATMENT PROGRAM

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Seniors/Older Adults - Tiverton

You may be surprised to read that today more and more seniors/older adults are entering drug treatment programs in Tiverton, RI. Addiction is a problem that can have an impact on anyone. Even the elderly who have a lot more life experience can fall into the trap of drug abuse and addiction. Generally their doctor prescribes a medication to assist with the pain, anxiety, etc. They find that the medication is beneficial and may take more than prescribed or in conjunction with other substances like alcohol. Drug rehabilitation facilities are a valuable tool in helping seniors/older adults addicted to prescription drugs and other substances. Numerous elderly addicts are also struggling from co-occurring psychological health problems that are able to be treated in conjunction with their addiction difficulties.

  • Riverwood Mental Health Services
    Riverwood Mental Health Services is a Drug Rehab Facility that is located at:

    2698 Main Road
    Tiverton, RI. 2878

    If you would like to contact Riverwood Mental Health Services, you can reach them at 401-624-2914.

    Riverwood Mental Health Services offers the following treatment services: Seniors/Older Adults
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid
  • Clinical Services of RI
    4.6 miles from Tiverton, Rhode Island
    Clinical Services of RI is a Drug Abuse Treatment Facility that is located at:

    11 King Charles Drive
    Portsmouth, RI. 2871

    If you would like to contact Clinical Services of RI, you can reach them at 401-683-0857.

    Clinical Services of RI offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • St. Annes Hospital
    5.7 miles from Tiverton, Rhode Island
    St. Annes Hospital is a Drug and Alcohol Rehab that is located at:

    795 Middle Street
    Fall River, MA. 2721

    If you would like to contact St. Annes Hospital, you can reach them at 508-674-5600.

    St. Annes Hospital offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Southcoast Behavioral Health
    11 miles from Tiverton, Rhode Island
    Southcoast Behavioral Health is a Substance Abuse Program that is located at:

    581 Faunce Corner Road
    North Dartmouth, MA. 2747

    If you would like to contact Southcoast Behavioral Health, you can reach them at 508-207-9800.

    Southcoast Behavioral Health offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)