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

Aurora Drug & Alcohol Rehab, Detox & Treatment Resources

Commonly referred to as “The City of Lights” since 1908, Aurora was amongst the first cities in 1881 to implement the all-electric street lighting system. Nestled 40 miles west of the Loop, this city was originally founded within Kane County and has, over the past half a century, expanded into DuPage County as well as Kendall and Will County. It is home to various renowned architectural designs in the Midwest by Frank Lloyd Wright and George Grant Elmsile. Take part in several outdoor activities such as visiting Phillips Park Zoo or playing golf at Orchard Valley Golf Course. Truly this city is nothing short of extraordinary with tons of things to do and attraction sites. However, just as a rose has thorns, Aurora to has its flaws arising from cases of drug abuse.

For many Aurora residents, the tug of war between drug misuse and delayed treatment time can be ruled out as a one-sided competition. The power of addiction often triumphs. Heroin remains to be one of the top drugs that have adversely affected the city and its surroundings. Over the past five years, a 75 percent increase in the use of heroin has been recorded and can no longer be ignored. Aurora police have made significant strides to combat this threat as depicted by the drug bust that yielded 61 grams of cocaine and 11 grams of heroin. Aurora police department had taken a step further towards eradicating unused prescription drugs by taking part in the National Drug Take Back Day. It is important, now more than ever, to team up with the local authorities and come up with ideas on how to curb this worrying trend.

If you are struggling with drug misuse or know somebody who needs treatment, look no further, as there are several Aurora drug treatment facilities and Aurora alcohol treatment facilities available. These centers are well renowned for their privacy and recovery programs that will definitely keep you on track.

Our Closest Facility:

The Recovery Village Umatilla633 Umatilla Boulevard Umatilla FL 32784 (352) 771-2700

The Recovery Village does not operate in the state of Illinois. Our closest treatment facility is in Groveport, Ohio and can be seen in the map above.

You’re not alone in this struggle.

people that overdosed on heroin in DuPage County
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in 2016

According to the county coroner’s office, heroin-related deaths had increased by 53 percent in DuPage County in comparison to the previous year. Moreover, the county recorded its first death as a result of Carfentanil overdose in 2016 which is much more stronger than morphine. Will County was also not immune to substance misuse as it recorded a 40 percent increase in heroin-related deaths in the same year.

Finding Help & Recovery in Aurora, IL

Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers in Aurora, Illinois

It is vital to note that not all treatment programs are alike. Subject to their state of health, some patients prefer to start with an inpatient treatment plan before advancing to the next plan. Each patient must fully understand the situation they are in first so as to determine the level of care he or she needs. Research is still being conducted to find out more ways to combat drug use disorders and teach patients about the consequences of drug misuse. The following are three types of rehabilitation programs that handle substance use disorders.

Local Communities Near Aurora, IL Served

  • 60502
  • 60503
  • 60504
  • 60505
  • 60506
  • 60507
  • 60538
  • 60542
  • 60563
  • 60564
  • 60568
  • 60569
  • 60585
  • 60598
  • 60599

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