Free or Low-Budget Drug Rehab Centers in Alaska

Created On Thursday, 26, March 2020
Modified On Friday, 10, September 2021


Throughout the state of Alaska, there are some drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers that are considered affordable and or will be free treatment for drug and alcohol addicts. In some cases, an addict will be in a tight situation and will not have the funds right away to pay for any kind of treatment. These options will at least give the addict a chance to get some help and see some sobriety. Throughout the state of Alaska will be people who have no financial means to pay for treatment and many who are living homeless. Struggling with addiction can impact anyone and cause significant loss within your life. Low-budget or free drug rehab programs in Alaska will sometimes be funded by the local government or may be volunteer organizations. Low budget programs often only provide the minimum, as there is no money for anything else. Free programs will not often offer lengthy treatment options, but all these types of services will help people in need. Substance abuse is a dangerous problem, and millions of Americans struggle with it. Many within the homeless population suffer from substance abuse issues and mental health problems. Accessing affordable and free or low-budget treatment is important, as this will give everyone a chance to fully overcome his or her addiction.

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Here is a list of free or low-budget rehabilitation programs in Alaska. The list can be incomplete so if you cannot find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.



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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.