Substance Abuse Resources
in Rome

Rome Drug & Alcohol Rehab, Detox & Treatment Resources

Millions of people in America struggle with substance abuse. This is becoming an epidemic. Every 19 minutes, another person is killed by a drug overdose in the United States. Our country is facing a serious health epidemic.

This health epidemic is affecting the state of New York and the city of Rome as well. Unfortunate drug-related incidents continue to happen in the city. For example, in April 2016, 4 people were arrested following a drug raid — where marijuana, crack cocaine, packaging materials, drug paraphernalia and weight scales were found — in a home in Rome, New York

In order to help this health crisis, we must ensure that those who are suffering from drug and/or alcohol addiction get the treatment they deserve. Whether you are in need of detoxification, rehabilitation or long-term recovery meetings, this guide will offer you beneficial information.

Anyone who wants to find alcohol or drug rehab in Rome, New York, will have access to multiple resources.

You’re not alone in this struggle.

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and a half million prescription drug misusers

The misuse of prescription medications – like benzodiazepines, opioids, stimulants and tranquilizers – is a major issue. It was reported in 2013 that 6.5 million adults aged 12 and over misused prescription medications (i.e. used prescription medications nonmedically). If you suffer from drug addiction, it is important that you find a treatment program that works for you in a facility like The Recovery Village. Give us a call today, and let us help you.

Finding Help in Rome

Rome, New York Alcohol Rehab Centers and Drug Rehab Centers

Rome is one of many cities throughout the country plagued with drug and alcohol addiction. In New York, there has been a steady increase of cases of addiction. In order to find the healing that you need, it is best to understand all of the treatment programs that are available to you. Facilities offer differing levels of treatment depending on your addiction history and the particulars of your case.

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    Residential Treatment Programs

    Residential treatment programs are also called inpatient treatment programs. Patients in these programs live in the clinic. Drug and alcohol addiction is addressed from a number of angles in these treatment programs. Those patients who need detoxification typically wind up in an inpatient program after.

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    Partial Hospitalization Programs

    Partial hospitalization programs are also called “dayhabs”. Patients in these programs participate in the rehabilitation curriculum during the day and go home at night. Some PHP patients have already completed residential treatment programs.

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    Outpatient Treatment Programs

    Outpatient treatment programs offer even more flexibility and freedom for patients. Patients in these programs also participate in the rehabilitation curriculum though they only spend 10 to 15 hours a week in the facility.

There are many different reasons why you may wish to pursue one treatment program over the other. You may also find that you need to progress through two or three treatment programs before you can transition to the outside world. One of the advantages of a trusted national brand of rehabilitation facilities like The Recovery Village is that experienced addiction specialists are standing by to assess your situation and help you find the best treatment program for you.

Detox Centers

A detox center may be beneficial for patients who are coming off a substance like opiates or benzodiazepines. Before you can start the psychological and mental work of addiction treatment, you need to go through a medical process of detoxing your body. Withdrawal symptoms can be painful, which is why is it can be helpful to go to a detox center and receive medical assistance throughout this difficult process.

Detox centers do not offer treatment programs, however. The best thing to do is go to a treatment center like The Recovery Village that offers detoxification programs, residential treatment programs, partial hospitalization programs and outpatient treatment programs.

Recovery Meetings Near You

When you make a commitment to unshackling yourself from the chains of drug and/or alcohol addiction, you need to also commit to a recovery program when you finish inpatient or outpatient treatment. Whether this program is SMART Recovery or Alcoholics Anonymous, attending regular meetings is essential.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous is an 80-year-old support group that provides assistance and support to those who have alcohol addiction. The sense of comradery and community within Alcoholic Anonymous provides an encouraging, open and honest atmosphere for those who are undergoing recovery from alcohol addiction. Here are the meetings in the Rome, New York area.

  • Just for Today Group
    Where:
    Zion Episcopal Church
    140 W. Liberty St.
    Rome, NY 13440

  • Stepping Stones Group
    Where:
    Zion Episcopal Church
    140 W. Liberty St.
    Rome, NY 13440

  • Copper City Original Group
    Where:
    First Methodist Church
    400 N. George St.
    Rome, NY 13440

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meetings

Narcotics Anonymous is the sister organization to Alcoholics Anonymous. Started in 1953, NA is another 12-step program that offers support and help to those who have drug addiction. Members of NA will also find an encouraging, honest and open atmosphere in which they can share their experiences with others who understand what they are going through. Here are the NA meetings in the Rome area.

  • First Presbyterian Church
    Where:
    108 W. Ct. St.
    Rome, NY 13440

  • Zion Episcopal Church
    Where:
    140 W. Liberty St.
    Rome, NY 13440

  • Rescue Mission Welcome Hall
    Where:
    413 E. Dominick St.
    Rome, NY 13440

SMART Recovery Meetings

SMART Recovery (which is an acronym for Self-Management for Addiction Recovery Training) began in 1994, providing an alternative to 12-step programs. Where Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous asks members to turn to a higher power, SMART Recovery focuses more on self-reliance. SMART Recovery holds numerous in-person meetings as well as online meetings. Here is the meeting closest to Rome.

  • Our Saviour Lutheran Church
    Where:
    1640 Genesee St.
    Utica, NY 13501

Al-Anon and Nar-Anon Meetings

When you suffer from alcohol and/or drug addiction, your friends, family members and loved ones suffer with you. They need to find a supportive environment in which they can share their thoughts, emotions and experiences with others who understand what they are going through. Al-Anon and Nar-Anon are two support groups that provide this environment for the loved ones of those who have substance use disorder. Here are the options for Nar-Anon and Al-Anon meetings near Rome.

  • Nar-Anon
    Where:
    United Methodist Church
    116 West Grove St.
    Oneida, NY 13421

  • Al-Anon
    Where:
    St. John’s Lutheran Church
    502 W. Chestnut St.
    Rome, NY 13440

  • Al-Anon
    Where:
    First Methodist Church
    400 N. George St.
    Rome, NY 13440

Local Communities Served

  • 13308
  • 13440
  • 13441
  • 13442
  • 13449
  • 13478

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Rome was last modified: October 6th, 2017 by The Recovery Village