At Saint Jude's we educate guests that the answer to a permanent drug free lifestyle and lifetime of happiness lies within yourself. When determining the perfect Drug Rehab that you feel will meet all of your needs remember that the solution to heroin dependency is all about being in control of your actions and decisions.
In recent surveys performed by The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), 16 people or .04% of Alaska's 4,006 Drug and Alcohol abusers that admitted themselves into treatment for Heroin. Not including the 1,155 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for more than one drug. Studies also show that 18,000 or 3.5% of Alaska's citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year. Small amounts of black tar heroin are available in Alaska. Mexican organizations control the distribution of black tar heroin. OxyContin, with effects similar to heroin, has become the drug of choice for heroin abusers in the state.
You might have come to this page because you or someone close to you is struggling with Heroin Addiction. Maybe Heroin 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 Heroin in Alaska 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 Heroin to lead a happy life, but in your ability to take responsibility of your own actions.
So if you are seeking a Heroin Rehab or Treatment in Alaska please call St. Jude's to learn how our Alternative Programs can give you an opportunity to create lasting change.