Gaffney, South Carolina, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:34
Heroin:77
Meth:15
Ecstasy:8
OxyContin:30
Percocet:27
Vicodin:19
Xanax:39
Lortab:22
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Gaffney, SC. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Cherokee Mental Health Center

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Private Health Insurance

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    125 East Robinson Street Gaffney, SC. 29340

    864-487-2710
  • Cherokee County Commission on

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

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Adolescents
    Women
    Men
    Dui/Dwi Offenders
    Criminal Justice Clients

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Private Health Insurance

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    201 West Montgomery Street Gaffney, SC. 29341

    864-487-2721
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?
No77%
Yes23%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No94%
Yes6%
Do you know someone in Gaffney that uses marijuana?
No21%
Yes79%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No38%
Yes62%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Gaffney, SC.?
Under 186%
18-2544%
26-3521%
36-500%
50 Plus6%
I have never used illegal drugs23%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Gaffney, South Carolina?
No32%
Yes68%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Gaffney?
No10%
Yes90%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Gaffney?
No85%
Yes15%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Gaffney, SC.?
No24%
Yes76%
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 Gaffney, South Carolina
  • As of 2009, an estimated 38,243 people live in Gaffney, South Carolina. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Gaffney, South Carolina is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Gaffney, South Carolina

    Of the 38,243 individuals currently living in Gaffney, South Carolina, 17,209 don't drink alcohol and 9,943 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Gaffney, South Carolina 27,153 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 9,178 people in Gaffney, South Carolina 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 Gaffney, South Carolina. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Gaffney, South Carolina 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 Gaffney, South Carolina who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Gaffney, South Carolina

    There are about 3,557 individuals in Gaffney, South Carolina that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 562 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Gaffney, South Carolina
    2. 537 individuals use marijuana in Gaffney, South Carolina
    3. 452 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Gaffney, South Carolina
    4. 317 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Gaffney, South Carolina
    5. 274 individuals abuse stimulants in Gaffney, South Carolina
    6. 114 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Gaffney, South Carolina
    7. 107 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Gaffney, South Carolina
    8. 7 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Gaffney, South Carolina
    9. 4 individuals in Gaffney, South Carolina abuse or use PCP
    10. 4 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Gaffney, South Carolina
    11. 4 individuals in Gaffney, South Carolina abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 4 individuals abuse Inhalants in Gaffney, South Carolina
    13. 14 individuals in Gaffney, South Carolina use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Gaffney, South Carolina 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 Gaffney, South Carolina. 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.