Heroin Rehab Center Portland ME

If someone you love is addicted to heroin, your life is a living hell. Despite their best intentions, and no matter what that person was like before addiction, once a user is hooked, heroin is the only thing that matters. Addicts will steal from you, lie to you, and even abuse you to get the fix they need.

Portland VA Clinic
(207) 771-3500
73 Washington Avenue
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient

Data Provided by:
Northeast Occupational Exchange
(207) 553-7056
62 Elm Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient, Partial hospitalization/day treatment
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

Data Provided by:
Crossroads for Women
(207) 773-9931
66 Pearl Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Pregnant/postpartum women, Women, DUI/DWI offenders

Data Provided by:
Access Team
(207) 780-0020
576 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

Data Provided by:
Catholic Charities Maine
(207) 775-5671x5320
250 Anderson Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, DUI/DWI offenders, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, French

Data Provided by:
Serenity House Inc
(207) 774-2722
30 Mellen Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Halfway house
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Men

Data Provided by:
Top of the Hill Counseling
(207) 780-8999
142 High Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
DUI/DWI offenders

Data Provided by:
YAI
(207) 874-1060
54 Maple Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Halfway house, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

Data Provided by:
Community Substance Abuse Centers
(207) 221-2292
2300 Congress Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Pregnant/postpartum women, Women
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

Data Provided by:
Transitions Counseling Inc
(888) 773-8886
222 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient

Data Provided by:
Data Provided by:

Heroin Rehab Center

Get Your Loved One to a Heroin Rehab Center

If someone you love is addicted to heroin , your life is a living hell. Despite their best intentions, and no matter what that person was like before addiction, once a user is hooked, heroin is the only thing that matters. Addicts will steal from you, lie to you, and even abuse you to get the fix they need. If you are in such a situation, it may be time for an intervention.

The sole purpose of an intervention is to get the addict into a heroin rehab center . Apologies and promises to stop using are not the goal. For this reason, you must prepare to stage an intervention in several ways. First of all, you must have made all arrangements to get the addict to the heroin rehab center immediately. That means the finances should be taken care of, transportation arranged and personal effects packed and ready to go.

You must also prepare the way in which the intervention will be handled. It’s important that you meet with an intervention specialist who will be able to explain the dynamics and prepare you for your part. You will usually hold at least one rehearsal, so that everyone involved knows what is a helpful approach and what might be counterproductive.

Finally, you have to be prepared to give the addict an ultimatum and stick to it. If you are willing to accept apologies and promises, the intervention will have been in vain. There must be one clear message: “Get into rehab or you will lose the life you’ve known.”

Find a...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Sober Recovery