Women in MA
We provide a directory which gives a complete listing of all the drug rehabilitation centers available to women who are seeking detoxification in Massachusetts. If you or any of your friends are seeking such services, feel free to contact any of the centers mentioned in our directory. Many of the centers have special and specific programs targeted for pregnant women or post partum women. The annual census from N-SSATS and TEDS (Treatment Episode Data Set) shown in SAMHSA website clearly shows the increasing number of admissions to rehab centers with heroin and other opiate addiction, which have increased from 18% in the year 1992 to 45% in 2006.
Cocaine and heroin continue to remain the main drugs available in Massachusetts. Crack cocaine is also purchased and made locally and the levels of cocaine abuse among women in the state still remains at high levels, as cocaine is available in any quantity in the state. Many emergency rooms in the state witness deaths due to overdose of opiate drugs and several other pharmaceutical medication overdoses. We have listed in our directory, both residential and outpatient programs offered for women by several detoxification centers, which also treat the psychological aspect of the addiction in women and help them to develop successful strategies for living free of addiction.