Idaho Addiction Hotlines
America has a severe addiction problem, and Idaho is no exception. Substance abuse is among the top health concerns in the state. This year, 10.47% of residents reported illicit drug use sometime during the last month, per the CDC. A total of 354 residents died from overdoses in 2021 alone. Data is not yet available for last year.
Unfortunately, addiction has a grip not just on Idaho, but on all of America. Fortunately, there is help. Below are three completely free resources for help with substance abuse available to residents of the Gem State. Addiction is a disease, and the cure begins with helping yourself. We aim to be part of that help.
Idaho National Rehab Hotline
Available 24/7, the Idaho Addiction Hotline is free and anonymous for any resident to receive assistance with addiction. Call 866-210-1303 anytime to be connected with a specialist who will listen and help in any way possible. The website also offers links to helpful resources and much more. Call now. Help is standing by.
The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare utilizes BPA Health for substance abuse treatment and recovery support services. Call 800-922-3406 or visit their website for more information and more resources.
Idaho Crisis Hotline
Since 1987, the Idaho Crisis Hotline has existed as a non-profit for all Idahoans to call for free and anonymous help, 24/7. Call 208-788-3596 to reach a professional responder ready to help. You may also visit their website by clicking here.