Drug Treatment Centers in New Rochelle, New York

Last updated: 21 December 2021


The city of New Rochelle is located in Westchester County and is the seventh-largest city in the state. The population of New Rochelle is estimated at close to 80,000 people. The median age in the city is 39 years old and approximately 11% of the people are living below the federal poverty line. According to the New York State Department of Health, there has been no significant change with the number of alcohol-related motor vehicle injuries and deaths. The current of injury and death because of alcohol in the county is 26.7 per 100,000 population. When compared to the Mid-Hudson region and New York State, it is slightly lower. Additionally, the percentage of adults in the county who reported binge drinking is approximately 20.7%. When this percentage is compared to the Mid-Hudson Region and New York state, the number is slightly higher. According to the Westchester County Department of Health, in 2015, there were 79 opioid-related deaths. Approximately 61% of the deaths involved men and three out of ten deaths occurred among those aged 20 to 29 years. Unfortunately, within Westchester County and cities such as New Rochelle, fatal opioid-related deaths were more likely to occur among men. There are many reasons why people become addicted to opioids and other drugs. The drug treatment programs in the county will help those who are struggling with addiction. Anyone living in New Rochelle who is addicted to drugs or alcohol should be seeking out help right away.

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List of Addiction Treatment Services in New Rochelle, New York

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


Marcel Gemme, DATS

Marcel Gemme, DATS


on December 21, 2021

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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.