With the continued increase in substance abuse among our youth, more and more young people are experimenting with both legal medications and illegal drugs unaware of the risks and future consequences their actions may bring. Unfortunately during adolescence young people don't realize the negative choices they make in their youth could significantly impact their life in an extremely harmful and damaging way.
Sadly there's a variety of different substances abused by adolescents anymore. The misuse of prescription drugs and over the counter medications continues to be a problem among teens and young adults and the use of illicit substances like marijuana, ecstasy and many others also continues to rise.
Like numerous areas throughout the US many of the youth and young adults in Main suffer from substance abuse issues. For more than three decades, Day One has been providing a wide range of top quality addiction prevention and treatment services for adolescent substance abuse in the state of Maine offering those suffering hope, healing and recovery.
Substance abuse and mental health services provided by Day One are for males and females up to twenty four years of age and includes help for their families as well. Treatment for substance abuse is individualized and can be obtained in more than one setting at Day One, they offer both outpatient and residential based treatment programs.