Substance Abuse Treatment in Vacaville, California

Last updated: 21 December 2021


Located in Solano County in Northern California, Vacaville is 35 miles from Sacramento and is part of the San Francisco Bay Area, and it is the third-largest city in Solano County. Many of the substance abuse issues that affect Northern California are the same for Southern California, but the prevalence of it is more significant in the southern part of the state. This is why there is such a great need for drug rehab services in Vacaville. According to the Solano County Health Status Report, in 2016, approximately 26% of the population were children aged 19 and younger. Additionally, over 61% of the population in the county were adults aged 20 to 64. Substance abuse affects all age groups, and there are substance abuse treatment resources in Vacaville to help adolescents and adults who are struggling with addiction.

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Per the assessment mentioned above, within Solano County, about 8% of the population are veterans. Within the nation, countless veterans are struggling with substance abuse, and many do not have the access they need due to not having insurance, being homeless, or only going through Veterans Affairs. Within the county, it is estimated that around 13% of county residents fall under the federal poverty threshold, and 10% of families fall below the federal poverty line. Approximately 18% of the children in the county are living in families that fall below the poverty threshold. Poverty is not easy to deal with, and it is a strong motivating factor for someone to choose to abuse drugs or alcohol. Drug abuse treatment in Vacaville does include public and non-profit private organizations to help addicts through any addiction.

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List of Addiction Treatment Services in Vacaville, California

Here is a list that will help you find the different drug & alcohol treatment services in Vacaville, California. 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.