Newington, Connecticut, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:20
Heroin:30
Meth:8
Ecstasy:6
OxyContin:26
Percocet:24
Vicodin:14
Xanax:33
Lortab:26
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Newington, CT. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Programs

  • VA Connecticut Healthcare System

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    555 Willard Avenue Newington, CT. 6111

    860-667-6747
  • Veterans Affairs

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

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
    Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

    555 Willard Avenue Newington, CT. 6111

    860-667-6747
Drug Trends
US Drug Trends consistently strives to keep updated and accurate data on drug trends throughout the U.S. You can help us by taking our short poll below and submitting your answers at the bottom.
Do you currently use illegal drugs or alcohol?
No93%
Yes7%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No96%
Yes4%
Do you know someone in Newington that uses marijuana?
No2%
Yes98%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No43%
Yes57%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Newington, CT.?
Under 1810%
18-2549%
26-357%
36-508%
50 Plus3%
I have never used illegal drugs23%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Newington, Connecticut?
No36%
Yes64%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Newington?
No13%
Yes87%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Newington?
No97%
Yes3%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Newington, CT.?
No10%
Yes90%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No15%
Yes85%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Newington, Connecticut
  • As of 2009, an estimated 29,274 people live in Newington, Connecticut. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Newington, Connecticut is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Newington, Connecticut

    Of the 29,274 individuals currently living in Newington, Connecticut, 13,173 don't drink alcohol and 7,611 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Newington, Connecticut 20,785 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 7,026 people in Newington, Connecticut 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 Newington, Connecticut. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Newington, Connecticut 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 Newington, Connecticut who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Newington, Connecticut

    There are about 2,722 individuals in Newington, Connecticut that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 430 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Newington, Connecticut
    2. 411 individuals use marijuana in Newington, Connecticut
    3. 346 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Newington, Connecticut
    4. 242 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Newington, Connecticut
    5. 210 individuals abuse stimulants in Newington, Connecticut
    6. 87 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Newington, Connecticut
    7. 82 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Newington, Connecticut
    8. 5 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Newington, Connecticut
    9. 3 individuals in Newington, Connecticut abuse or use PCP
    10. 3 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Newington, Connecticut
    11. 3 individuals in Newington, Connecticut abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 3 individuals abuse Inhalants in Newington, Connecticut
    13. 11 individuals in Newington, Connecticut use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Newington, Connecticut abusing or addicted to alcohol and drugs, as this number is growing each year. We at UsDrugTrends.com offer information on the various kinds of alcohol and drug programs in Newington, Connecticut. 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.