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Being that it is the second most populated state in the country, New York absolutely has many different substance abuse problems that have all been going up in severity over the years. The addiction problem in this state usually has to do with heroin or other opiates. The drug problem here has escalated as the years have gone by, especially in numbers addicted and deaths from addiction. Now, substance abuse ranks as one of the top health concerns of the 21st century for New York.

Deaths from Drug Overdoses in New York State

In the state of New York, one of the most alarming issues is drug overdoses, and unfortunately, when a drug overdose happens, and it isn't taken care of fast enough or appropriately, it is possible for it to lead to death. Most of the state has suffered from this problem. As per County Health Rankings, the top three counties with the highest rate of drug overdose deaths are Suffolk County with 1 136 deaths, Kings County with 959 drug overdose deaths, and Bronx County with 915 deaths, all of these calculated per 100 000 population. These numbers are extremely high, and it definitely confirms that drug abuse is an unavoidable issue in New York.

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Organizations Helping with Substance Abuse Prevention

There are many organizations that provide prevention and treatment for substance abuse, and we will look at a few of them. First, there is the Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Providers (ASAP) of New York, which has many programs for both the treatment and the prevention of alcohol and drug abuse, including school programs, outpatient treatment, and educational activities, all in order to help the community in every way it can. Then, there is the Substance Abuse Prevention and Intervention Specialists (SAPIS) program, which provides lots of services for intervention and prevention in young people from grades K-12, such as counseling, alternative activities, and classroom lessons, all in order to reduce the use of drugs and alcohol within the youth of New York State.

List of Drug & Alcohol Addiction Services in New York

Below, you will find a list of the different substance abuse treatment available in the state of New York. The list may be incomplete, so if you cannot find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists now 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.