DRS is very proud to announce that our call center partner RNT CONSULTING LLC has got their accreditation from the state of Florida. See it here

 This certification confirms that our call center has met the standard ofthroughout the state of Florida regarding the services offered to our clients reaching our website.

One of the problems within the field of addiction is some "referral agencies" are, in fact, owned by treatment centers to fill their beds, which is by itself misleading visitors. This is widely covered on the Internet https://theintercept.com/2017/10/17/google-search-drug-use-opioid-epidemic/.

 DRS and RNT CONSULTING LLC are an independent website and call center not owned by any treatment. We are also trying to refer you to treatment that believes in good treatment practice, not rehabs that substitute an addiction with another dependency using medication. We believe that a drug-free life can be achieved. Medication can be used but only for detox purpose.

Our goal is to give you the possibility of attain a drug-free life.


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Alcohol And Drug Abuse Center Treatments For Seniors In Oregon

When a person thinks of addiction, they do not always place seniors in that category, but many seniors throughout the United States have at one point or are still struggling with a substance abuse problem. Many of the substance abuse problems occur with prescription medication, which were prescribed and not normally followed per the doctor's instructions. In the state of Oregon, there are over five different rehabilitation facilities that provide specific care for older adults and senior battling an addiction.

Did you know this about drug abuse in the elder community?

Many elders are battling a drug-abuse problem, and most of it can be traced back to prescription meds. It was reported that between 2000 and 2008, there was a 70% increase of elders being admitted into drug treatment programs.

Are nursing homes equipped to handle elderly adults with substance abuse problems?

Every nursing home is completely different from the next, but it is not uncommon for staff to be trained and qualified to help elderly adults who are struggling with addiction. Drug and alcohol abuse or a drug dependency can occur quite easily, and especially when an older adult is somewhat isolated from family or is struggling with underlying issues that know one is aware of.

Addiction Treatment Facilities for Senior Adults in Oregon

When elderly adults are searching for drug and alcohol treatment options for their addiction or drug dependency, there are some centers in the state of Oregon that can assist. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration site, there are 29 drug rehab programs available for aging adults living within the state of Oregon.

Here is a list of drug and alcohol programs for seniors in Oregon. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our counselors at 1-800-304-2219.