Minden, Louisiana, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:14
Heroin:21
Meth:6
Ecstasy:5
OxyContin:18
Percocet:17
Vicodin:10
Xanax:23
Lortab:18
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Minden, Louisiana - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Facilities

  • Minden Behavioral Health Center

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Seniors/Older Adults

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    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)

    435 Homer Road Minden, LA. 71055

    318-371-3001
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?
No88%
Yes12%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No97%
Yes3%
Do you know someone in Minden that uses marijuana?
No11%
Yes89%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No46%
Yes54%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Minden, LA.?
Under 187%
18-2545%
26-3517%
36-503%
50 Plus7%
I have never used illegal drugs21%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Minden, Louisiana?
No26%
Yes74%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Minden?
No22%
Yes78%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Minden?
No93%
Yes7%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Minden, LA.?
No17%
Yes83%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No10%
Yes90%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Minden, Louisiana
  • As of 2009, an estimated 20,079 people live in Minden, Louisiana. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Minden, Louisiana is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Minden, Louisiana

    Of the 20,079 individuals currently living in Minden, Louisiana, 9,036 don't drink alcohol and 5,221 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Minden, Louisiana 14,256 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 4,819 people in Minden, Louisiana 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 Minden, Louisiana. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Minden, Louisiana 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 Minden, Louisiana who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Minden, Louisiana

    There are about 1,867 individuals in Minden, Louisiana that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 295 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Minden, Louisiana
    2. 282 individuals use marijuana in Minden, Louisiana
    3. 237 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Minden, Louisiana
    4. 166 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Minden, Louisiana
    5. 144 individuals abuse stimulants in Minden, Louisiana
    6. 60 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Minden, Louisiana
    7. 56 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Minden, Louisiana
    8. 4 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Minden, Louisiana
    9. 2 individuals in Minden, Louisiana abuse or use PCP
    10. 2 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Minden, Louisiana
    11. 2 individuals in Minden, Louisiana abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 2 individuals abuse Inhalants in Minden, Louisiana
    13. 7 individuals in Minden, Louisiana use other kinds of illicit drugs

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