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Alexander City, AL. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Facilities

  • Lighthouse of Tallapoosa County Inc

    Primary Treatment Type:
    Substance Abuse Treatment Services
    Type of Rehab:

    Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days)

    Additional Services Offered:
    Halfway House

    Specialty Programs:

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    36 Franklin Street Alexander City, AL. 35010

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Do you currently use illegal drugs or alcohol?
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Do you know someone in Alexander City that uses marijuana?
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Alexander City, AL.?
Under 187%
50 Plus4%
I have never used illegal drugs23%
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  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Alexander City, Alabama
  • As of 2009, an estimated 21,732 people live in Alexander City, Alabama. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Alexander City, Alabama is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Alexander City, Alabama

    Of the 21,732 individuals currently living in Alexander City, Alabama, 9,779 don't drink alcohol and 5,650 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Alexander City, Alabama 15,430 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 5,216 people in Alexander City, Alabama that consume an amount of alcohol that would classify them as heavy drinkers.

    In order to recover from alcohol addiction it is essential that you get yourself or loved one into an alcohol recovery program. Every year, there are over 74K alcohol-related deaths that costs over $183 Billion annually.

    According to research on alcohol advertising, there is not a strong connection between ads for alcohol and alcohol consumption and abuse in Alexander City, Alabama. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Alexander City, Alabama are more prone to start drinking at a younger age and to look upon drinking alcohol as a positive thing. This also translates to a higher number of children in Alexander City, Alabama who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Alexander City, Alabama

    There are about 2,021 individuals in Alexander City, Alabama that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 319 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Alexander City, Alabama
    2. 305 individuals use marijuana in Alexander City, Alabama
    3. 257 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Alexander City, Alabama
    4. 180 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Alexander City, Alabama
    5. 156 individuals abuse stimulants in Alexander City, Alabama
    6. 65 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Alexander City, Alabama
    7. 61 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Alexander City, Alabama
    8. 4 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Alexander City, Alabama
    9. 2 individuals in Alexander City, Alabama abuse or use PCP
    10. 2 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Alexander City, Alabama
    11. 2 individuals in Alexander City, Alabama abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 2 individuals abuse Inhalants in Alexander City, Alabama
    13. 8 individuals in Alexander City, Alabama use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Alexander City, Alabama abusing or addicted to alcohol and drugs, as this number is growing each year. We at offer information on the various kinds of alcohol and drug programs in Alexander City, Alabama. If more information is needed, please take a moment and call to talk to a certified drug counselor for help finding a drug or alcohol recovery center. The call for help is toll-free and the service is free of charge.