The community of Union County, NJ, is struggling with issues due to an increase in drug and alcohol addiction in the county.
According to the Union County Prosecutor’s Office, in 2018, Union County officers reported using naloxone 307 times compared to 180 times in 2017 and 161 times in 2016 the number of times police have administered the lifesaving overdose reversal drug in 2018 almost doubled the amount used in the previous two years.
The Office of the New Jersey Coordinator for Addiction Responses and Enforcement Strategies, also reports an increase in the number of drug related fatalities in the past three years.
These statistics show that there is a need for a professional addiction treatment facility in the area. At Excel Treatment Center we can provide assistance for safe, effective recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.
Help us help the local community of Union County, NJ. If you, or someone you care about is suffering due to drug addiction, contact us today.