Why Go to Drug Rehab? Washington DC

If you're considering drug rehab or a loved one is considering it for you, it's likely you need it. Most people don't have to think about whether they need drug rehab. If you can't stop drinking or taking drugs in spite of negative consequences, you're on the right page.

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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RAP Inc Regional Addiction Prevention
(202) 462-7500
1949 4th Street NE
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)

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Samaritan Inns
(202) 667-8831
2523 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Halfway house

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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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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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Howard University Hospital
(202) 865-6611
2041 Georgia Avenue NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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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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Mental Health Substance Abuse Program
(202) 462-4788x241
2831 15th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Why Go to Drug Rehab?

Why go to drug rehab?

Why should you go to drug rehab? Can’t you just quit on your own and go about your life? If you haven’t quit on your own by now, it’s likely you won’t. Alcohol and drug addiction is not as simple as just quitting – you’ve probably quit numerous times.
The problem is not picking up that drink or drug in response to life situations. You lose your job, the person you love walks out, you’re out with friends and they put a shot down in front of you – how do you stay sober at times like this? Drug rehab is not just about getting you sober, although that’s part of it. Drug rehab also teaches you how to live life without drinking or using.

Do I need drug rehab?

If you’re considering drug rehab or a loved one is considering it for you, it’s likely you need it. Most people don’t have to think about whether they need drug rehab. If you can’t stop drinking or taking drugs in spite of negative consequences, you’re on the right page. The signs of a need for drug rehab include poor school or work attendance and performance, unkempt or neglected appearance, poor appetite, change in sleep habits, changing friends, neglecting activities and responsibilities, financial problems, deteriorating relationships, withdrawal symptoms when the drug is unavailable, cravings and the desire to obtain the drug at all costs. If any of these symptoms apply to you or a loved one, you need drug rehab.

What does drug rehab offer?

Drug rehab offers a safe environment generally with...

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