Drug and Alcohol Treatment for Crack Washington DC

The best and worst part about crack for addicts is that its effects are quick but it’s equally short-lived. This translates into buying many hits throughout the night at a cheap cost per hit, but ends in complete and total addiction because once under the effects of crack - a boiled down, based out form of cocaine – abusers will spend everything they have to continue to their high.

Clean and Sober Streets
(202) 783-7343
425 2nd Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Gospel Rescue Ministries
(202) 842-1731x218
810 5th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men

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Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 698-6080
1905 E Street SE
Washington, DC
Hotline
(202) 698-6080
Services Provided
Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less)
Special Programs/Groups
Seniors/older adults, Women, Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, Spanish

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Institute for Behavioral Change
(202) 675-8315
401 H Street NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
Spanish

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DOH/Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 698-3773
1905 E Street SE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with HIV/AIDS, Seniors/older adults, Pregnant/postpartum women, Women

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So Others Might Eat Inc (SOME)
(202) 797-8806x1000
60 O Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Kolmac Clinic
(202) 638-1992
1411 K Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Gays and Lesbians

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Model Treatment Program
(202) 727-6916
1300 First Street NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Second Genesis Inc
(202) 222-0120
1320 Harvard Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Seniors/older adults, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Whitman Walker Clinic/Mental Hlth and
(202) 939-7623
1701 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Hotline
(202) 797-4444
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Gays and Lesbians, Men, DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Drug and Alcohol Treatment for Crack

Because of Its Cheap Cost and Ready Availability, Crack is a Highly Difficult Addiction to Pull Away From

The best and worst part about crack for addicts is that its effects are quick but it’s equally short-lived. This translates into buying many hits throughout the night at a cheap cost per hit, but ends in complete and total addiction because once under the effects of crack - a boiled down, based out form of cocaine – abusers will spend everything they have to continue to their high.

Cocaine is an alkaloid obtained from the coca plant native to much of South America. The leave of the coca plant have long been known to have analgesic, euphoric, and pain relieving properties, and have been in existence and use since prior to the 16th century.

Crack, on the other hand, is the more urban, low-cost form of cocaine. Costing less and offering a quicker and shorter high, though, creates a constant availability to return and get ‘one more hit’. Dealers continue to make money because crack is cocaine boiled down with baking soda and/or other thinners, and then smoked. It’s a quick and highly addictive fix, causing users to become addicted quickly and cheaply, but initiating a full dependence nonetheless.

Drug and Alcohol Treatment for Crack Offers Users the Opportunity to Get Clean, Stay Clean, and Restart Their Lives

Once an abuser, family member, or friend recognizes the need for drug and alcohol treatment for crack, they can find centers and resources throughout the US ...

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