Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment Resources in Compton

Compton Drug & Alcohol Rehab, Detox & Treatment Resources

Compton, California is located in southern Los Angeles county and known for its rich hip-hop culture that has contributed to some of the top world’s music artist. The city boasts a number of recreational parks and museums, such as the Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Museum that has stunning exhibits.

Sadly the city of Compton also suffers from an alcohol, heroin, methamphetamine and prescription opiates epidemic. The ease with which alcohol is available in the city has contributed to cases of alcohol dependency. Cases of other substance misuse and distribution have also been on the rise. Drug trafficking has contributed to high levels of substance abuse in Compton.

Any individual can succumb to substance misuse. You are not alone in this fight, and it is important to remember that you can recover from this struggle.

Our Closest Facility:

The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake443 S. Hwy 105 Palmer Lake CO 80133-9003 (719) 884-0063

The Recovery Village Ridgefield does not operate in the state of California. Our closest facility is in Ridgefield, WA and can be seen in the map above.

You’re not alone in this struggle.

California opioid deaths
in 2015

According to an online publication by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of opioid overdose deaths in California has been on a steady rise since the year 2013. Another study also shows that the number of deaths in California as a result of prescription medication overdoses has been rising compared to the number of deaths due to motor accidents.

Finding Help & Recovery in Compton, CA

Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers in Compton, California

The first step towards recovery is accepting you have a problem and then taking the necessary steps to fight your drug dependency.

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    Compton Residential Treatment Programs

    Residential treatment, also known as inpatient treatment programs, help to achieve and maintain recovery from substance misuse by incorporating different treatment needs. The treatment involves those in recovery residing outside of their homes in a facility for monitoring and supervision by highly trained staff. Some of the services in this program include detoxification individual and group therapy, counseling, wellness activities and 12-step recovery programs to help the healing process. Residential treatment programs have policies that must be observed while undergoing treatment.

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    Compton Partial Hospitalization Programs

    Partial hospitalization programs (PHPs) are outpatient programs that are ideal for recovering patients who are deemed not a danger to themselves. PHPs offer specific treatment for each recovering individual. Patients are not required to stay at the treatment facility since the treatments are up to par with the patient’s needs in a community-like setting. This program offers many similar treatment activities as inpatient programs.

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    Compton Outpatient Treatment Programs

    Outpatient programs are ideal for patients who are ready to seek professional help for substance misuse but have commitments in their life that they cannot take a break from. The ideal candidates for this program are those who have undergone residential treatment programs and PHPs. The main advantage of the outpatient program is its flexibility in allowing those in recovery to maintain other schedules.

Compton Drug & Alcohol Detox Centers

Smooth recovery requires the body and mind of an individual to be ready to accept sobriety and focus on the healing process. Detoxification is the first step of recovery, and it can be a challenging process due to the withdrawal symptoms that may lead to relapse. For this reason, it is worth noting that the journey to recovery is challenging, but help is available with every step you take.

The effects of withdrawal can be controlled with the help of Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT). MAT also combines counselling and behavioral therapies to aid in the treatment of substance misuse. During the detoxification process, it is important to stay in a recovery facility for monitoring and assistance. There are many drug and alcohol detox programs that provide around-the-clock service to those in recovery. The journey to recovery requires discipline, patience and commitment.

Recovery Meetings Near You in Compton

Take that important leap and regain control of your life by starting the path to recovering from alcohol and substance misuse. The first process of overcoming a substance use disorder is having the necessary belief and will that you can fight the dependency. Support from other individuals also aid in the recovery process. Meetings like  Alcoholics Anonymous and SMART Recovery contribute to overcoming addiction and preventing relapse. These meetings are open to all members in the Compton community and do not charge any membership fees.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings help individuals struggling with alcohol addiction to share their experiences, strength and help the other members suffering the same condition. AA is a worldwide program that has both open and closed meetings. Others can attend open meetings to support their loved ones while closed meetings are exclusively for those in recovery. Compton has a number of AA meetings to help those in recovery continue working to maintain a sober life.

  • Another Day Of Gratitude
    401 N. Bullis Rd.
    Compton, CA, 90221
  • Wilson Park
    424 E Compton Blvd.
    Compton, CA, 90221
  • Midday Partic
    424 E Compton Blvd.
    Compton, CA, 90221

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meetings

Narcotics Anonymous meetings also happen worldwide to help individuals overcome substance dependence. NA, established in 1953, uses a 12-step program that makes recovery possible. NA meetings are open to all, and those in recovery do are not required to pay any membership fees. In Compton, NA meetings are available in different locations across the city and held on a weekly basis.

  • Compton Drug Abuse Counseling Center
    404 North Alameda St.
    Compton, CA 90220
  • 2732 Alondra Blvd
    2732 Alondra Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90220
  • 1218 E. Compton Blvd
    1218 E. Compton Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90221

SMART Recovery Meetings

SMART (Self-Management and Recovery Training) Recovery meetings use evidence-based methods and a self-empowering approach in the recovery process. Unlike NA and AA that incorporate a 12-step program, SMART relies on a four-point program to help fight various forms of substance addiction. The affected individuals learn each tool in the four-point program and then implement the techniques. Like many cities, Compton has SMART meetings to help those recovering from substance misuse.

  • Greater Bethel Cathedral
    4831 South Gramercy Pl.
    Los Angeles, CA, 90062
  • Social Science Consulting
    2790 Skypark Dr.
    Torrance, CA, 90505
  • 7th day Adventist Church
    1001 East 3rd St.
    Long Beach, CA, 90802

Al-Anon and Nar-Anon Meetings

The effects of substance misuse are also felt by the family and friends of those in recovery. Those close to the recovering individual also face emotional and psychological effects that can cause anger, depression and confusion. It is important that loved ones find encouragement and support throughout this period. There are Al-Anon and Nar-Anon meetings in and around the area to help families. Learning how to help your loved one is just as beneficial as learning more about the nature of substance misuse.

  • Al-Anon
    Nakaoka Community Center
    1670 W 162nd St.
    Gardena, CA, 90247
  • Nar-Anon
    Community Grace Brethren Church
    5885 Downey Ave.
    Long beach, CA, 90805

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Local Communities Near Compton, CA Served

  • 90059
  • 90220
  • 90221
  • 90222
  • 90262
  • 90805

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