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Saugus, Massachusetts - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Spectrum Saugus

    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
    Persons With Hiv/Aids
    Gays And Lesbians
    Seniors/Older Adults
    Pregnant/Postpartum Women
    Criminal Justice Clients

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

    184 Broadway Street Saugus, MA. 1906

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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?
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
Do you know someone in Saugus 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 Saugus, MA.?
Under 187%
50 Plus1%
I have never used illegal drugs21%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Saugus, Massachusetts?
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Saugus?
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Saugus?
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  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Saugus, Massachusetts
  • As of 2009, an estimated 26,136 people live in Saugus, Massachusetts. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Saugus, Massachusetts is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Saugus, Massachusetts

    Of the 26,136 individuals currently living in Saugus, Massachusetts, 11,761 don't drink alcohol and 6,795 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Saugus, Massachusetts 18,557 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 6,273 people in Saugus, Massachusetts 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 Saugus, Massachusetts. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Saugus, Massachusetts 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 Saugus, Massachusetts who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Saugus, Massachusetts

    There are about 2,431 individuals in Saugus, Massachusetts that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 384 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Saugus, Massachusetts
    2. 367 individuals use marijuana in Saugus, Massachusetts
    3. 309 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Saugus, Massachusetts
    4. 216 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Saugus, Massachusetts
    5. 187 individuals abuse stimulants in Saugus, Massachusetts
    6. 78 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Saugus, Massachusetts
    7. 73 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Saugus, Massachusetts
    8. 5 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Saugus, Massachusetts
    9. 3 individuals in Saugus, Massachusetts abuse or use PCP
    10. 3 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Saugus, Massachusetts
    11. 2 individuals in Saugus, Massachusetts abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 3 individuals abuse Inhalants in Saugus, Massachusetts
    13. 10 individuals in Saugus, Massachusetts use other kinds of illicit drugs

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