Substance Abuse Resources in Fullerton
Drug Rehab, Alcohol Rehab & Detox

Fullerton Drug & Alcohol Rehab, Detox & Treatment Resources

Fullerton, California has a lot to be proud of. It’s the home of five high schools, the California State University-Fullerton campus and Fullerton College. The high number of students attending classes in Fullerton give the town the nickname “education city.” Culturally, the city has a lot to offer as well. The late Leo Fender — who’s considered the father of the electric guitar — developed the Telecaster in Fullerton, and there’s plenty of this artistic innovation to go around in this famed center of agricultural production.

Fullerton is located near the rolling Coyote Hills in Orange County and sadly shares in Orange County’s problem with abuse of drugs and alcohol. The misuse of substances has hit the county hard. Between 2013 and 2015, hospitalizations for drug use disorders cost a total of $430 million in Orange County. But the human cost is more staggering. You may be struggling with substance misuse yourself and feel at a loss to find real assistance. You should know that the issue is affecting Californians from every background and neighborhood. Please realize you are not alone. Instead of feeling shame, understand that you have a health issue that needs prompt attention.

There are Fullerton drug treatment facilities and Fullerton alcohol treatment facilities available. You can find discreet, professional care while you enter rehab, detox and recovery programs. With hard work and commitment, you may overcome your substance use disorder, but only if you reach out for help. If you’ve lost everything or you fear losing it all, contact The Recovery Village to find help.

You’re not alone in this struggle.

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Drug and alcohol deaths have risen 82 percent in Orange County since 2000. Call The Recovery Village to find help today. No matter who you are or what you have to lose, rehab can change your life. This nationally recognized network of treatment centers can provide the programs and life skills you need to discover sobriety.

Finding Help & Recovery in Fullerton, CA

Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers in Fullerton, California

Undergoing treatment can be an important step in releasing your addiction to substances. Explore the three primary types of rehabilitation (rehab) programs below. Decide which kind of program might work best for you given your specific issues and available resources. Even if you’ve tried rehab in the past and it wasn’t a success for you, never give up your search for the right facility or plan. Researchers are learning more and more every day about alcohol and drug use disorders, and treatment centers put that knowledge into action to help their patients as they strive to meet recovery goals.

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    Fullerton Residential Treatment Programs

    In a residential treatment program, you check in as if you’re going on a vacation from your old life. Amenities and plans vary, but most residential programs offer you room and board during your rehab, and you stay at the facility for the duration of your treatment. You might engage in art, music and dance in some facilities, while other facilities have gyms and pools. A combination of classes, therapy and behavior modification may be used to aid you in your recovery efforts. Many patients find that the fresh environment helps them focus and find the determination to build a brighter future.

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    Fullerton Partial Hospitalization Programs

    When you want intense substance misuse treatment but you also want to return to your supportive home at night, partial hospitalization programs let you have the best of both worlds. You can spend time with loved ones at night while you spend your days immersed in classes and counseling. Partial hospitalization programs treat you holistically, addressing your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual history. You may be enrolled in group or family therapy sessions to help you sort out your challenges and triggers.

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    Fullerton Outpatient Treatment Programs

    When you enter an outpatient treatment program, you check in daily or several times a week with the facility or center administering your treatment. You may undergo medical testing, counseling and educational programs designed to help you remain in recovery. Outpatient treatment is an extra step many patients take after completing rehab or detox. Other patients with milder substance use disorders choose outpatient treatment so they can remain employed or attend college. Outpatient treatment requires discipline but is one way for busy people to enter recovery without completely rescheduling their lives.

Many people are unaware of their employee benefits and insurance coverage that cover your attendance at a Fullerton drug rehab center or a Fullerton alcohol rehab center. Check with your health insurance policy and your HR (or union) representative, if you have them, to learn about resources available to you when you want to enter recovery. The intake counselors at The Recovery Village are happy to answer your questions about facilities and resources available to you for substance misuse treatment.

Fullerton Drug & Alcohol Detox Centers

Many treatment centers expect patients to be drug- and alcohol-free when you enter their programs, while others can help you get there once you start treatment. Eliminating drugs and alcohol from your system after you stop using is often best accomplished in the care of a professional health care setting. Many debilitating and uncomfortable symptoms are often part of the withdrawal process. The discomfort and fear can lead people to relapse when all they want to do is stop. When you enter a Fullerton drug detox or Fullerton alcohol detox program, you have supervision and healing help to ease your pain and anxiety. Call The Recovery Village today to discover safe, approved detox programs.

Recovery Meetings Near You in Fullerton

Whether you’ve just finished or you have yet to attend a drug rehab center in Fullerton, CA or an alcohol rehab center in Fullerton, CA, recovery meetings provide a safe space to find fellowship and support throughout your recovery from a substance use disorder. Many recovering people find solace and comfort in attending meetings on holidays and other sensitive days, too. The human companionship you can find at recovery meetings is a welcome component of healing for people who have lost friends and family due to drugs or alcohol. Most organizations have materials and literature to help you cope with various uncomfortable or inconvenient aspects of recovery.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings

Attend meetings, events, classes and weekend retreats when you join AA. All you need for membership is a desire to stop drinking because you’ve had a problem with alcohol in the past. Members of AA submit their lives to their higher power and admit their weakness over their misuse of alcohol. By making amends and redirecting cravings and negative emotions, members can learn how to make positive, healthy choices in the future.

  • Attitude Modification
    Where:
    530 W Commonwealth Ave.
    Fullerton, CA 92832
  • Step Study
    Where:
    505 E Commonwealth Ave.
    Fullerton, CA 92832
  • Grupo Luz Eterna
    Where:
    461 W Valencia Dr.
    Fullerton, CA 92832

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meetings

Explore your own relationship with drugs and misuse when you join NA. Through a 12-step program of self-discovery and commitment to recovery, you may find out just how strong and disciplined you can be when you take things one day at a time. Other members share their experiences, setbacks and successes with one another, which can be very inspiring to people who are struggling after rehab or detox.

  • St. Jude Hospital
    Where:
    101 E Valencia Mesa Dr.
    Fullerton, CA 92835
  • North Street NA
    Where:
    1515 W North St.
    Anaheim, CA 92801
  • Anaheim Alano Club
    Where:
    202 W Broadway
    Anaheim, CA 92805

SMART Recovery Meetings

Let SMART meetings open your mind to the science behind the misuse of substances. SMART members share tips and tricks on getting through recovery with grace and facts. A four-point plan is followed to help you increase self-awareness and grow as a person. No matter what kind of substance you’ve had problems with in the past, you’re welcome at SMART meetings. The organization is also supportive of prescribed medications to aid in recovery.

  • Orange SMART Group
    Where:
    200 S Lewis St.
    Orange, CA 92868
  • Morningside SMART
    Where:
    1400 Reynolds Ave., Ste. 200
    Irvine, CA 92614
  • Costa Mesa SMART
    Where:
    2165 Harbor Blvd.
    Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Al-Anon and Nar-Anon Meetings

It can be hard to imagine finding friendship or acceptance when you’re the loved one of someone with a serious substance use disorder. Your life may be in constant upheaval, or you may feel shame, guilt or other emotions that keep your from reaching out. Nar-Anon and AL-Anon are two organizations that understand your frustrations and struggles. Meetings can help you connect with people who are going through similar issues with their loved ones.

  • Al-Anon
    Where:
    St. Luke Lutheran Church
    2000 W Valencia Dr.
    Fullerton, CA 92833
  • Nar-Anon
    Where:
    Brea-Fullerton Family Group/St. Paul
    111 W Las Palmas Dr.
    Fullerton, CA 92835

While researching your options for drug rehab in Fullerton, California or alcohol rehab in Fullerton California, you may find that it’s to your benefit to research the facilities and treatment plans offered in adjacent towns. The Recovery Village has locations around the country, so you can enroll in rehab or detox where you want to be. Call an intake counselor today to learn more about the facilities and programs open to you or someone you love.

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Local Communities Near Fullerton, CA Served

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  • 92833
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Fullerton was last modified: October 9th, 2017 by The Recovery Village