Sandy Hook, Connecticut, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:7
Heroin:11
Meth:3
Ecstasy:3
OxyContin:9
Percocet:9
Vicodin:5
Xanax:12
Lortab:9
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Sandy Hook, CT. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Programs

  • Newtown Youth and Family Services Inc

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private Health Insurance
    Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

    Language Services:
    Spanish

    15 Berkshire Road Sandy Hook, CT. 6482

    203-270-4335
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?
No92%
Yes8%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No91%
Yes9%
Do you know someone in Sandy Hook that uses marijuana?
No19%
Yes81%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No30%
Yes70%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Sandy Hook, CT.?
Under 185%
18-2550%
26-3514%
36-501%
50 Plus6%
I have never used illegal drugs24%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Sandy Hook, Connecticut?
No27%
Yes73%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Sandy Hook?
No21%
Yes79%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Sandy Hook?
No84%
Yes16%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Sandy Hook, CT.?
No6%
Yes94%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No18%
Yes82%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
  • As of 2009, an estimated 10,322 people live in Sandy Hook, Connecticut. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Sandy Hook, Connecticut is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Sandy Hook, Connecticut

    Of the 10,322 individuals currently living in Sandy Hook, Connecticut, 4,645 don't drink alcohol and 2,684 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Sandy Hook, Connecticut 7,329 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 2,477 people in Sandy Hook, 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 Sandy Hook, Connecticut. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Sandy Hook, 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 Sandy Hook, Connecticut who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Sandy Hook, Connecticut

    There are about 960 individuals in Sandy Hook, Connecticut that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 152 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    2. 145 individuals use marijuana in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    3. 122 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    4. 85 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    5. 74 individuals abuse stimulants in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    6. 31 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    7. 29 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    8. 2 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    9. 1 individuals in Sandy Hook, Connecticut abuse or use PCP
    10. 1 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    11. 1 individuals in Sandy Hook, Connecticut abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 1 individuals abuse Inhalants in Sandy Hook, Connecticut
    13. 4 individuals in Sandy Hook, Connecticut use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Sandy Hook, 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 Sandy Hook, 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.