Looking for a detox or rehab center near you in Coconut Creek, Florida? Browse the listings below to find the best addiction treatment center for you.
Coconut Creek is a city roughly 15 miles north of Fort Lauderdale in Broward County. In 2020, Broward County reported 7,460 fatal drug overdoses.1 Roughly 81.6% of those fatalities—or 6,089 deaths—were from opioids.1
Other statistics show that in 2020, 28% of patients in treatment in Broward County identified heroin or other opioids as their primary drug, which is an increase of 7% from 2019.2 However, most patients entering treatment in Broward County reported marijuana as their primary drug of choice.2 Treatment admissions for alcohol as a primary drug also increased slightly in the county from 2019.2
Across Broward County, drug arrests were down more than 55% in 2020 compared to 2019.1 In 2018, more than 8,000 people were arrested on drug charges.1 That year, the Coconut Creek Police Department reported pulling over a car for a traffic violation and discovering 57 grams of methamphetamines, 27 grams of cocaine, and 14 grams of marijuana.3
Alcohol is also a concern in Coconut Creek and the surrounding area. In 2020, there was 166 alcohol confirmed motor vehicle crashes in the county.1 Eighteen of them were fatal.1 Both of those numbers were up from previous years.1
A drug or alcohol rehab in Coconut Creek will offer evidence-based treatments targeted to the person’s particular substance use disorder. Whether a patient is dealing with an addiction to prescription opioids, marijuana, alcohol, or another substance, a Coconut Creek treatment facility can help them begin their journey to recovery.
According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association, there are 92 treatment facilities located in and around Coconut Creek.4 That’s in comparison to the more than 700 drug rehab centers located across the state of Florida.5 They include:
Researchers report about half of the people who are diagnosed with a substance use disorder also have a co-occurring mental disorder.6 Co-occurring disorders can include anxiety, depression, ADHD, and bipolar disorder.6 Treatment at a Coconut Creek facility will be tailored to a patient’s individual combination of symptoms and disorders.
Support groups such as Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) are designed to bring together people who have gone through similar experiences, such as addiction. Attendees can share personal experiences and ways they’ve successfully managed their recovery journey.
NA does not have any meetings located directly in Coconut Creek. However, there are a few meetings less than 2 miles away in nearby Margate.7 NA meetings at Atlantic Baptist Church at 4850 W. Atlantic Blvd. are held Mondays at 7 p.m.7 The Fellowship Foundation Recovery Community Center at 5400 W. Atlantic Blvd. holds meetings Saturdays and Sundays at 10:30 a.m.7
The Broward County Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous also offers meetings in nearby Margate.8 The Atlantic Baptist Church holds AA meetings every Monday at 8:30 p.m.8 AA meetings are also held at the Fellowship Foundation Recovery Community Center Thursdays at 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. and Tuesdays at 7 p.m.8 Additional meetings are held 7 days a week at 441, 1452 N. State Rd. 7 in Margate.8
The benefits of participating in a support group near Coconut Creek include:
Getting practical feedback.9