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Located within the town of Scituate, the village of North Scituate in Rhode Island’s Providence County. North Scituate is 1 of many small villages that make up the larger area of Scituate.
Between 2016 and 2018, 6 Scituate residents died from an accidental drug overdose.1 More than 80% of them were between the ages of 35 and 54 and were overwhelmingly male.1 During that same time frame, fewer than 15 people in Scituate, which includes North Scituate, were taken to the emergency department for an opioid overdose.1 This represents less than 1% of opioid overdose-related ED visits in Providence County and the state.1
In 2020, Scituate Police, along with other area law enforcement, executed a coordinated search of 6 locations and arrested 4 people on gun and drug charges, including possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine.2
Alcohol is also a factor in the area. In 2021, a Scituate woman was nearly killed after her car was hit by a drunk driver just a few minutes away from her home.3
No matter what type of substance use disorder a person is facing, a drug or alcohol treatment facility in the North Scituate area will be able to develop a personalized care plan to address all aspects of their addiction.
There are 14 drug and alcohol rehabs located within 10 miles of the North Scituate area.4 Comparatively, there are 59 treatment facilities located in Rhode Island.5 Breaking it down by treatment offerings, North Scituate residents can choose from the following options:4
A primary care physician in North Scituate or a rehab staff member can help determine what type of treatment option is the best fit.
People who are in recovery from a substance use disorder often need additional support. A support group targeted to drug or alcohol addiction can help its members deal with the challenges of sobriety and help avoid relapses.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) are 2 such support groups. Both of these organizations offer group sessions and help their members establish a sober support network. Some people will seek out a sponsor who can provide additional support.
There are 2 AA meetings available in North Scituate.6 The first is held at Trinity Church, 249 Danielson Pike, on Mondays at 7:30 p.m.6 The second is Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Church, 144 Danielson Pike.6 The closest NA meeting to North Scituate is held every Thursday at 7 p.m., less than 3 miles away at 1340 Hartford Ave. in Johnston.7
Research has shown that AA and other 12-Step interventions produce similar benefits to other treatments when it comes to alcohol-use disorders.8 The researchers cited AA’s ability to increase participation and therefore improve abstinence rates.8 In conclusion, they found being associated with AA and other 12-Step programs helps people with an alcohol-use disorder engage with long-term, community-based recovery support that helps sustain recovery.8