Drug Addiction Facts

  • Most prison inmates have a drug dependency.
  • Opiate narcotic abuse, such as abuse of Codeine products, is second only to marijuana in terms of past-year use in the United States.
  • History has shown that cocaine-driven humans act much in the same way as animals studied for cocaine addiction, and humans will compel themselves to perform unusual acts such as selling their bodies and even their children to obtain more cocaine.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

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Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have a problem with drug abuse may have unique challenges they have to conquer when in treatment, which treatment specialists within the center they opt to be a part of have to be keen of so that a full recovery may be possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to pick a facility which is acquainted with helping seniors and older adults deal with the unique life and substance abuse problems that these clients face which might include a wider spectrum of solutions including medical care and the like.


Certain rehab centers accept Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present another kind of private health insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehab inside a limited amount of facilities, and in this instance individuals may want to investigate the self pay option and come up with up any resources they are able to to pay for a more quality treatment facility that will get better results, say for example a long-term residential drug treatment center.


Medicare recipients can receive treatment at drug rehabilitation facilities which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehab if the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the consent of their Medicare appointed physician, who must help in setting up the person's treatment strategy. Inpatient services are covered through Medicare Part A, with up front costs being just like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being paid for through Medicare Medicare Part B.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug and alcohol treatment programs offer payment assistance to help clients who might possibly not have adequate money to self pay for treatment or whose health insurance won't supply coverage or total coverage for his or her stay. For example, Sometimes insurance only covers a short-term center when in actuality a long-term center will likely be the more appropriate option. To determine what payment assistance can be offered, like a sliding fee scale, check with the program for details.

  • VOAC
    VOAC is an Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Rehab Program that is located at:

    8603 Elm Avenue
    Bowie, MD. 20715

    If you would like to contact VOAC, you can reach them at 301-306-0904.

    VOAC offers the following treatment services: Seniors/Older Adults
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)