Population 12,390,521 Cocaine/crack cocaine in Illinois The Primary drug threat in Northern and central U.S. district and in urban areas in the southern district of Illinois is the availability, distribution and abuse of powder cocaine and crack cocaine. According to the 2003-2004 data from National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) approximately 788,000 (7.62%) of Illinois citizens (12yrs+) reported past month use of illicit drugs. Additionally in 2003-2004 NSDUH results indicated that 300,000 (2.9%) of Illinois citizens reported illicit drug dependency or abuse in the last year. 253,000 (2.44%) Citizens 12yrs+ reported past year cocaine use. Included in that figure are 16,000 (1.43%) Illinois citizens from ages 12 to 17 years old have reported drug use in the last year. In 2005, 2,623.2 kilograms of cocaine was seized by Federal Agencies. In 2003 41.4% of Federal sentenced defendants in Illinois had also committed a drug offense. Approximately 34.9% of the drug cases involved cocaine. Research found that in 2003, 256 (31.2%) of Federal drug cases in Illinois had involvement with crack cocaine. 286(34.9) had involvement with powder cocaine. Some people have attempted to get help for cocaine addiction abuse in drug rehabs in Illinois. In 2004 76,239 Illinois citizens went to some type of treatment. 12,727 (16.7%) went for crack cocaine use. 2,648(3.5%) went for powder cocaine use. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH data, approximately 271,000(2.62%) Illinois citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
You might have come to this page because you or someone close to you is struggling with Cocaine Addiction. Maybe Cocaine is not the only substance they are choosing to use and the combination of them is causing great pain to you or to your immediate loved ones. Please understand that there is a better life waiting for you. You may have attended a Treatment Center for Cocaine in Illinois and are still have difficulties leaving this life style behind. Please know that we understand. St. Jude's has been helping people in this situation for over two decades and we have created a model that will give you the freedom to choose which path you want to take. The responsibility lies within you, you are not dependent on Cocaine to lead a happy life, but in your ability to take responsibility of your own actions.
So if you are seeking a Cocaine Rehab or Treatment in Illinois please call St. Jude's to learn how our Alternative Programs can give you an opportunity to create lasting change.