Drug and alcohol abuse affects an estimated 25 million Americans directly and 40 million indirectly. Additionally, 11 million Americans struggle eating disorders and 5.5 million with gambling problems, accumulating to an estimated 19 percent of the population.
In total, 54.3 million Americans suffer from addiction. Of that, an estimated 10 million are affected by co-occurring addictions and emotional problems.
There is hope for recovery through appropriate treatment and services. If you would like to talk to someone confidentially by phone, call 1-877-345-3370. If you would like to correspond with someone through a confidential email, please contact us.