Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment Tacoma Wa

By | November 29, 2016

Tacoma Wa

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The population of Tacoma and Drug abuse statistics
Tacoma -2010 Census 198,397

The following chart illustrates population breakdown by race.

tacoma demographics by race

The chart below illustrates prescription opiate sales to hospitals and pharmacies in Washington state, specifically the change from 1997 to 2005. Hydrocodone is by far the highest dosed opiate sold in Wa as of 2005 data, followed by oxycodone, methadone, morphine, codeine, and finally hydromorphone.

opiate sales hospitals and pharmacies in Washington State - Change 1997 to 2005

Drug involved deaths

The chart below shows the number of substances abused per admit in Tacoma as compared to Washington State and National Average.  Tacoma has a far greater percentage of substance abuse-related admissions that combine 3 substances at once. Nearly 50% of admissions contain a patient with 3 substances in their system, this is close to the Wa average, however far greater than the approximate 20% national average.

number of substances abused tacoma compared to Wa State and National Average

Tacoma Addiction Help The following graph shows another alarming trend the number percentage of admits by age, as you can see the younger residents are being admitted at a far greater percentage than what is seen at a national level.

 

rehab admittance by age compared to national average

Tacoma averages 13.13 Alcohol and Drug Related Deaths per 100 Deaths, in line with Pierce county, yet nearly a full point higher than Washington State as a whole.

Clients in state-funded alcohol or drug services (ages 18+) are 21.25 per 1000 adults in Tacoma, compared to 11.22 in Pierce County and 13.43 in Washington State.

Clients of state-funded alcohol or drug services (ages 10-17) per 1000 adolescents is 12.89 outpacing both Pierce county and the state.  This is combined with higher arrests due to drug law violation than the county and state.

Adolescents are paying the price in Tacoma with higher arrest rates as well.
Risk and Protection Profile substance abuse prevention in Tacoma 2010 tacoma students drug and alcohol use
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NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS MEETING IN TACOMA, WA

Asbury Methodist Church
5601 South Puget Sound
WA, 98402

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Monday at 6:30 pm
Healing Hearts Group Women Open
Brotherhood Church of God
2124 Martin Luther King Jr Way
WA, 98405

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Friday at 6:00 pm
Right Direction Group Step, Tradition Open
Church Of Indian Fellowship
2232 East 28th Street
WA, 98404

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Saturday at 7:00 pm
Eee Koosh Ewa Group Non-Smoking Open
Thee Turning Point
2534 Tacoma Avenue South
WA, 98402

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Friday at 12:00 pm
Book Study Group Topic, Step, Beginner/Newcomer, Basic Text, Children Welcome Open
Monday at 7:00 pm
Monday Night God Box Group Format Varies Open
Thursday at 7:00 pm
Hot Topic Group Format Varies Open
Bethany Methodist Church
5634 South Park Avenue
WA, 98404

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Wednesday at 7:00 pm
Impromptu Group Non-Smoking, Discussion/Participation Open
Christ Episcopal Church
310 North K Street
WA, 98403

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Thursday at 7:30 pm
We Are Family Group Format Varies Open
Rialto Apartments
311 South 9th Street
WA, 98402

Phone: (800) 591-6474

Meeting Times:

Friday at 8:30 am
Visions of Hope Group Open
Friday at 12:00 pm
Go Getters at Noon Group Beginner/Newcomer Open
Friday at 5:00 pm
After Work Group Open
Monday at 8:30 am
Visions of Hope Group Open
Monday at 12:00 pm
Go Getters at Noon Group Beginner/Newcomer Open
Monday at 5:00 pm
After Work Group Open
Saturday at 9:00 am
Visions of Hope Group Open
Saturday at 3:00 pm
Visions of Hope Group Open
Sunday at 12:00 pm
Visions of Hope Group Open
Thursday at 12:00 pm
Go Getters at Noon Group Beginner/Newcomer Open
Thursday at 5:00 pm
After Work Group Open
Tuesday at 12:00 pm
Go Getters at Noon Group Beginner/Newcomer Open
Tuesday at 5:00 pm
After Work Group Open
Wednesday at 8:30 am
Visions of Hope Group Open
Wednesday at 12:00 pm
Go Getters at Noon Group Beginner/Newcomer Open
Wednesday at 5:00 pm
After Work Group Open

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