Nevada Addiction Hotlines
America has a severe addiction problem, and Nevada is no exception. Substance abuse is among the top health concerns in the state. This year, 18.29% of residents reported illicit drug use sometime during the last month, per the CDC. A total of 949 residents died from overdoses in 2021 alone. Data is not yet available for last year.
Unfortunately, addiction has a grip not just on Nevada, 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 Silver State. Addiction is a disease, and the cure begins with helping yourself. We aim to be part of that help.
Nevada National Rehab Hotline
Available 24/7, the Nevada 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.
Crisis Support Services of Nevada (CSSNV)
CSSNV is dedicated to the wellbeing of all Nevada residents. Call 800-273-8255 anytime, any day, to be connected with a specialist. You may also text “CARE” to 839863. CSSNV offers help with substance abuse, as well as mental health issues, domestic violence, sexual assault, and much more. Visit their website for more information and resources.
BHSP Crisis Hotline
The state’s Behavioral Health Services department sponsors a 24/7 crisis hotline for all Nevada residents. Call 775-784-8090 or click here to visit the webpage for a multitude of resources.