Population 4,380,886 Cocaine/crack cocaine in Louisiana The wide spread availability of powdered cocaine and the distribution and abuse of crack cocaine are primary illicit drug threat in Louisiana. For this reason law officers have been trying to fight against the increasing cocaine addiction and abuse in Louisana. According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH approximately 278,000 (7.66%) of Louisiana citizens (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 90,000 (2.47%) reported past year use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH results indicate that 121,000 (3.32%) Louisiana's citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. Approximately 83,000 (2.29%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH data, approximately 10.08% of Kansas 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 6,000 (1.37%) reported past year cocaine use. In 2005 Federal agencies seized 246 kilograms of cocaine. Approximately 38.6%, 2003 federally sentenced defendants, committed drug offenses. Approximately 42% of the drug cases involved crack cocaine. Who attempts getting help? During 2005, there were 24,608 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in Louisiana. 1,534 were for use of cocaine and 4,878 for use of crack cocaine. According to the NSDUH data approximately 113,000 (3.12%) Louisiana citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
Many Louisiana Cocaine treatment centers will make you believe that the only solution to your problems is in fact Cocaine treatment. This is not true. People overcome Cocaine every day without treatment and without addiction professionals dictating how their lives should be lived.
At Saint Jude's We have developed a program that is based on more than two decades of research. This research proves that people have the inner ability to change their thinking and actions accordingly... this means that people can, just with the power of choice, change their behaviors permanently.
If you are in Louisiana and currently seeking a rehab or treatment center for Cocaine, please Call St Jude's to learn how you can change your life forever without demeaning labels and endless meetings