Victorville is part of San Bernardino County, located in Victor Valley, the southwestern part of the county. Substance abuse is an issue that many residents of the county and city struggle with. This is why it is so important that there are enough drug rehab services in Victorville. In San Bernardino County, it is estimated that close to 14% of residents admitted to using marijuana, per the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Approximately 1.85% of adults in the county admitted to using cocaine, and close to 6% of the population qualified for having a problem with drugs and or alcohol. According to the San Bernardino County Community Indicators Report in 2017, close to 130 people were admitted to county-funded treatment centers for cocaine addiction.
In 2016, there were over 850 people admitted to treatment for marijuana use, and close to 1500 people sought publicly funded treatment for alcohol addiction. The publicly funded treatment services in San Bernardino County and Victorville saw the most treatment admissions for opiate abuse and methamphetamine addiction. In 2016 over 2,700 people were using a publicly funded treatment for opiate abuse, and over 2,600 people attended treatment for methamphetamine abuse. Methamphetamine and opiates are some of the most commonly abused drugs in Victorville. The most successful substance abuse treatment in Victorville for this type of addiction is a long-term treatment, followed by aftercare.
Here is a list of the different services in Victorville, California. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.