Paterson city in New Jersey is a transportation hub for drug trafficking of heroin and cocaine by Colombian as well as Dominican organizations. Cocaine shipments are also transported through this area by Mexican traffickers. Cocaine is distributed at the street level. Heroin has also been increasingly available along with club drugs, such as MDMA or Ecstasy. Large shipments of marijuana are also smuggled from southern Canada and are popular among the younger generation, leading to increasing drug problems in New Jersey. According to the N-SSATS reports, the number of treatment facilities has increased from 315 to 351 (2002 to 2006) offering different modalities of care, such as outpatient, residential and opioid treatment programs. Across the last 15 years, the TEDS or Treatment Episode Data Set in SAMHSA shows that the number of admissions related to heroin and marijuana have increased, with drug only admissions increasing to almost double from 26% to 51% (1992 to 2006).
If you wish to locate a treatment center either for yourself or someone you love, you can access some of the nearest rehab centers near you for anybody experiencing drug problems in New Jersey. The centers we have listed offer detoxification programs along with treatment for drugs and alcohol addiction.
Addiction Treatment Centers in Paterson, New Jersey