Drug & Alcohol Detox and Rehab Centers for Spanish-Speaking Individuals in North Carolina

Last updated: 21 December 2021


Within the state of North Carolina are a few different drug and alcohol rehab programs available in the Spanish language, and these services help the Latin and Hispanic speaking communities in the state. Drug treatment services are available in all the different counties throughout the state where adults and adolescents can receive the right kind of help. If an addict is unsure of what type of drug rehab they may need they can attend an addiction assessment service where an addiction counselor can find the right kind of help based on their individual needs. Throughout the state, many outpatient rehabilitation programs are available for addicts who are still maintaining a job and family life and do not want to commit to a residential program. Outpatient drug treatment provides many different treatment methods and can be covered by different health insurance providers in the state. Health insurance can also cover residential drug treatment programs, where addicts can seek out long-term and short term care options.

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Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers with Language-Specific Services in North Carolina

Drug treatment centers and services in North Carolina help addicts with all types of substance abuse issues. There are some cases where a program needs to be language-specific. For example, Spanish speaking services are common throughout the United States. This is to accommodate the second most spoken language in the country. The Spanish speaking community within North Carolina makes up around 10% of the total population. Some drug treatment centers may provide Spanish speaking services. However, you should contact the program directly to find out what is offered. Those who are deaf or hearing impaired also require specific rehabilitation. Drug abuse within this community of people is more common than what people think. Someone who has a disability will find drugs or alcohol as a solution to the problems they are facing. Drug treatment centers for the deaf provide ASL or American Sign Language. This is often done through an interpreter or other means to help the patient. Communication is important, and talking about your addiction is not always easy, especially through sign language.


Below you can find a list of the treatment centers available to Spanish-Speaking Individuals in North Carolina. The list does not necessarily include all the facilities. If you need more help, 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.