Pittston, Pennsylvania, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:26
Heroin:38
Meth:11
Ecstasy:8
OxyContin:34
Percocet:31
Vicodin:18
Xanax:42
Lortab:34
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Pittston, Pennsylvania - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Programs

  • Wyoming Valley

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

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Adolescents
    Women
    Men

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
    Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

    49 South Main Street Pittston, PA. 18640

    570-820-8888
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?
No84%
Yes16%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No86%
Yes14%
Do you know someone in Pittston that uses marijuana?
No14%
Yes86%
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 Pittston, PA.?
Under 185%
18-2541%
26-3527%
36-506%
50 Plus0%
I have never used illegal drugs21%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Pittston, Pennsylvania?
No33%
Yes67%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Pittston?
No12%
Yes88%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Pittston?
No91%
Yes9%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Pittston, PA.?
No13%
Yes87%
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 Pittston, Pennsylvania
  • As of 2009, an estimated 37,883 people live in Pittston, Pennsylvania. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Pittston, Pennsylvania is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Pittston, Pennsylvania

    Of the 37,883 individuals currently living in Pittston, Pennsylvania, 17,047 don't drink alcohol and 9,850 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Pittston, Pennsylvania 26,897 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 9,092 people in Pittston, Pennsylvania 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 Pittston, Pennsylvania. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Pittston, Pennsylvania 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 Pittston, Pennsylvania who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Pittston, Pennsylvania

    There are about 3,523 individuals in Pittston, Pennsylvania that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 557 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    2. 532 individuals use marijuana in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    3. 447 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    4. 314 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    5. 271 individuals abuse stimulants in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    6. 113 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    7. 106 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    8. 7 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    9. 4 individuals in Pittston, Pennsylvania abuse or use PCP
    10. 4 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    11. 4 individuals in Pittston, Pennsylvania abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 4 individuals abuse Inhalants in Pittston, Pennsylvania
    13. 14 individuals in Pittston, Pennsylvania use other kinds of illicit drugs

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