In recent surveys preformed by The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), 23 or 0.2% of South Dakota's 13,360 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for heroin. Not including the 4,267 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for either opiates or more than one drug. Studies also show that 14,000 or 2.23% of South Dakota' s citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment fort illicit drug and alcohol use in the past year. Surveys indicate that 4% of male high school seniors polled had tried heroin at least one time in the past year. Heroin is typically available only in personal use quantities in South Dakota.
You have taken the time to seek help because of your "addiction" to Heroin. You might be looking at rehab centers or treatment centers in South Dakota and wonder what the best option for you is. Even if you do not choose St Jude's as your program, at least let us tell you one thing. You and only you can make change possible. You are not diseased, and your current circumstances do not need to dictate the course of your life from this moment forward. When you can call a Heroin treatment center you will most likely talk to a caring person, but with the wrong message, being that addiction is a disease. Remember that no matter what you decide... you can change