Amherst, New Hampshire, 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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Amherst, New Hampshire - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Greater Nashua Council on Alcoholism

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

    Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less)

    Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days)

    Additional Services Offered:
    Detoxification
    Halfway House

    Specialty Programs:
    Pregnant/Postpartum Women
    Women
    Men
    Criminal Justice Clients

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance

    Language Services:
    Spanish

    615 Amherst Street Nashua, NH. 3063

    603-881-4848 x3105
  • Nashua Childrens Home

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Persons With Hiv/Aids
    Gays And Lesbians

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

    125 Amherst Street Nashua, NH. 3064

    603-883-3851
  • Farnum Center

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

    Outpatient

    Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less)

    Additional Services Offered:
    Detoxification

    Specialty Programs:
    Women
    Men
    Dui/Dwi Offenders

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
    Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

    Language Services:
    Spanish

    140 Queen City Avenue Manchester, NH. 3103

    603-622-3020
  • Harbor Homes Inc

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance

    3 Winter Street Nashua, NH. 3064

    603-595-8601
  • Youth Council

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

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Adolescents
    Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Criminal Justice Clients

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
    Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

    112 West Pearl Street Nashua, NH. 3060

    603-889-1090
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?
No91%
Yes9%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No80%
Yes20%
Do you know someone in Amherst that uses marijuana?
No12%
Yes88%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No37%
Yes63%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Amherst, NH.?
Under 186%
18-2547%
26-3522%
36-502%
50 Plus3%
I have never used illegal drugs20%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Amherst, New Hampshire?
No35%
Yes65%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Amherst?
No19%
Yes81%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Amherst?
No91%
Yes9%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Amherst, NH.?
No23%
Yes77%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No3%
Yes97%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Amherst, New Hampshire
  • As of 2009, an estimated 10,812 people live in Amherst, New Hampshire. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Amherst, New Hampshire is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Amherst, New Hampshire

    Of the 10,812 individuals currently living in Amherst, New Hampshire, 4,865 don't drink alcohol and 2,811 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Amherst, New Hampshire 7,677 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 2,595 people in Amherst, New Hampshire 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 Amherst, New Hampshire. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Amherst, New Hampshire 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 Amherst, New Hampshire who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Amherst, New Hampshire

    There are about 1,006 individuals in Amherst, New Hampshire that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 159 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Amherst, New Hampshire
    2. 152 individuals use marijuana in Amherst, New Hampshire
    3. 128 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Amherst, New Hampshire
    4. 89 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Amherst, New Hampshire
    5. 77 individuals abuse stimulants in Amherst, New Hampshire
    6. 32 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Amherst, New Hampshire
    7. 30 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Amherst, New Hampshire
    8. 2 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Amherst, New Hampshire
    9. 1 individuals in Amherst, New Hampshire abuse or use PCP
    10. 1 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Amherst, New Hampshire
    11. 1 individuals in Amherst, New Hampshire abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 1 individuals abuse Inhalants in Amherst, New Hampshire
    13. 4 individuals in Amherst, New Hampshire use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Amherst, New Hampshire 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 Amherst, New Hampshire. 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.