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Independence, KS. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Four County Mental Health Center

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


    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Dui/Dwi Offenders
    Criminal Justice Clients

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    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)

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    3751 West Main Street Independence, KS. 67301

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Do you currently use illegal drugs or alcohol?
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
Do you know someone in Independence 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 Independence, KS.?
Under 181%
50 Plus4%
I have never used illegal drugs21%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Independence, Kansas?
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Independence?
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Independence?
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Independence, KS.?
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Independence, Kansas
  • As of 2009, an estimated 13,739 people live in Independence, Kansas. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Independence, Kansas is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Independence, Kansas

    Of the 13,739 individuals currently living in Independence, Kansas, 6,183 don't drink alcohol and 3,572 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Independence, Kansas 9,755 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 3,297 people in Independence, Kansas 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 Independence, Kansas. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Independence, Kansas 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 Independence, Kansas who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Independence, Kansas

    There are about 1,278 individuals in Independence, Kansas that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 202 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Independence, Kansas
    2. 193 individuals use marijuana in Independence, Kansas
    3. 162 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Independence, Kansas
    4. 114 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Independence, Kansas
    5. 98 individuals abuse stimulants in Independence, Kansas
    6. 41 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Independence, Kansas
    7. 38 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Independence, Kansas
    8. 3 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Independence, Kansas
    9. 1 individuals in Independence, Kansas abuse or use PCP
    10. 1 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Independence, Kansas
    11. 1 individuals in Independence, Kansas abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 2 individuals abuse Inhalants in Independence, Kansas
    13. 5 individuals in Independence, Kansas use other kinds of illicit drugs

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