Drug Treatment Centers in Malone, New York

Created On Friday, 13, May 2016
Modified On Wednesday, 08, September 2021


The village of Malone is located in Franklin County and is part of the town of Malone, with a population estimated at over 51,000 people. The median age is 40 years old, and approximately 19% of the population is living below the poverty line. According to the New York State Department of Health, the alcohol-related motor vehicle injuries and deaths are currently 44 per 100,000 population. When compared to the North Country, this number is slightly higher and much higher than the state. Additionally, the age-adjusted percentage of adults binge drinking is 17%, which is lower than in North County and the state. During 2018 there was one recorded heroin-related overdose death and three deaths involving opioids. Along with overdose deaths, the local hospitals and outpatient emergency clinics often help patients who have overdosed. Within cities such as Malone, families are struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. The treatment resources within the county include both inpatient and outpatient resources. Medical detox programs or hospital inpatient services are available for patients needing medical care during detox. According to a Franklin County Health Profile for 2018, the rate of overdose deaths between 2012 and 2016 was 8.8 per 100,000 population. Approximately 8.6% of adults engaged in chronic heavy drinking and alcohol-induced deaths accounted for 6.2 per 100,000 population during that same time. Whether someone is struggling with alcohol addiction or a prescription drug problem or any other kind of addiction, it is crucial to find the right help.

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Here is a list of the different services in Malone, New York. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Addiction Treatment Services in Malone, New York


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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.