Known for it’s antebellum architecture and civil war history, Athens, Georiga is no stranger to drug and alcohol abuse. As the opioid epidemic rages on across the country, the state has found itself in the center of the nationwide tragedy. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, in 2017 there were 1,014 overdose deaths involving opioids in the state. Additionally, excessive alcohol consumption also continues to cause problems for residents in the state, causing traffic accidents, DUI’s, and at times, death. Fortunately, for residents in the city that are struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, help for Athens residents is available at our Athens addiction treatment center. Offering Inpatient Drug Rehab programs as well as PHP, IOP and OP programs.