Powder Cocaine is widely available throughout all part of South Dakota. While the availability of crack cocaine is increasing in eastern South Dakota, abuse is still limited in western sections of the state. According to the NSDUH approximately 40,000 (7%) South Dakota (ages 12 or older reported past month use of an illicit drug. 12,000 (1.87%) reported use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the last year. Approximately 11,000 (1.68%) reported past year illicit drug dependence.
According to the NSDUH data approximately 10% South Dakota 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 1,000 (1.82%) High school students reported lifetime cocaine use.During 2005 Federal Agencies seized 15.2 kilograms of cocaine. During 2003 39.8% Federally-sentences defendants in South Dakota had committed a drug offense. Approximately 31.6% federally sentenced defendants of South Dakota had committed drug offenses.11.8% of the drug cases involved crack/powder cocaine.
During 2005 there were 13,360 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in South Dakota. 121 (0.9%) were for abuse of cocaine, 83 (0.6%) for abuse of crack cocaine. According to the NSDUH data approximately 14,000 (2.23%) South Dakota 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 South Dakota 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 South Dakota please call St. Jude's to learn how our Alternative Programs can give you an opportunity to create lasting change.