If you or a loved one are dealing with addiction, there are services offered in Billings providing non-stigmatized help for people suffering from substance abuse.
The Substance Abuse Connect Coalition was established and 2017, working to reduce addiction and substance abuse-related crime in the community. Those suffering from addiction can seek treatment for the disease. Substance Abuse Connect has a 2022-2023 Action Plan in place to help minimize substance abuse and get people the help they need.
The Rimrock Foundation treats substance abuse disorders as well as sexual addiction, co-dependency, eating disorders, and co-occurring disorders. Rimrock provides various patient services, including medical detoxifications, inpatient rehabilitation, family therapy, and more. Rimrock aims to teach others about their illness and how to make changes toward sobriety.
Another organization helping to address addiction is the Montana Rescue Mission, helping the homeless population in the community. The Rescue Mission Case supports those with a mental illness and substance abuse disorder through counseling services and recovery groups with others going through similar hardships. Case managers work to identify assistance needed and help them transition out of homelessness.
Ideal Option is an organization treating patients with opioid addiction or other substance abuse disorders using detox medication like Suboxone and Vivitrol in a primary care setting. Patients at Ideal Option are treated in a respectful, caring, and non-judgemental way. They also offer different financial services for those who need it. New patients can start treatment in a matter of 24 hours.
Here is a list of other organizations in Billings that offer addiction services and counseling for substance abuse:
- Better Times Recovery, LLC
- Community Medical Services
- New Directions Counseling
- Power for Abundant Recovery
- Billings Addiction Counseling
- New Day Inc.
Do not be afraid to ask for help; these services work with those who want to change their life path for the better.