Elkins, WV., Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:9
Heroin:15
Meth:4
Ecstasy:3
OxyContin:12
Percocet:12
Vicodin:7
Xanax:16
Lortab:12
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Elkins, West Virginia - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Programs

  • Appalachian Community Health Ctr Inc

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

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Dui/Dwi Offenders

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

    725 Yokum Street Elkins, WV. 26241

    304-636-3232 x202
  • Youth Health Service Inc

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

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

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    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)
    Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

    971 Harrison Avenue Elkins, WV. 26241

    304-636-9450
  • Appalachian Community Health Center

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

    725 Yokum Street Elkins, WV. 26241

    304-636-3232
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?
No91%
Yes9%
Do you know someone in Elkins that uses marijuana?
No17%
Yes83%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No43%
Yes57%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Elkins, WV.?
Under 180%
18-2549%
26-3521%
36-503%
50 Plus7%
I have never used illegal drugs20%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Elkins, West Virginia?
No43%
Yes57%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Elkins?
No13%
Yes87%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Elkins?
No95%
Yes5%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Elkins, WV.?
No22%
Yes78%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No22%
Yes78%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Elkins, West Virginia
  • As of 2009, an estimated 14,222 people live in Elkins, West Virginia. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Elkins, West Virginia is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Elkins, West Virginia

    Of the 14,222 individuals currently living in Elkins, West Virginia, 6,400 don't drink alcohol and 3,698 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Elkins, West Virginia 10,098 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 3,413 people in Elkins, West Virginia 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 Elkins, West Virginia. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Elkins, West Virginia 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 Elkins, West Virginia who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Elkins, West Virginia

    There are about 1,323 individuals in Elkins, West Virginia that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 209 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Elkins, West Virginia
    2. 200 individuals use marijuana in Elkins, West Virginia
    3. 168 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Elkins, West Virginia
    4. 118 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Elkins, West Virginia
    5. 102 individuals abuse stimulants in Elkins, West Virginia
    6. 42 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Elkins, West Virginia
    7. 40 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Elkins, West Virginia
    8. 3 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Elkins, West Virginia
    9. 1 individuals in Elkins, West Virginia abuse or use PCP
    10. 1 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Elkins, West Virginia
    11. 1 individuals in Elkins, West Virginia abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 2 individuals abuse Inhalants in Elkins, West Virginia
    13. 5 individuals in Elkins, West Virginia use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Elkins, West Virginia 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 Elkins, West Virginia. 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.