Drug & Alcohol Rehabs in
Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Indiana Drug Alcohol Rehab
If you live in or want to visit Indianapolis for substance abuse treatment, there are many options from which to choose. Whether you want to spend time in a rehab center near one of the city's many parks or are interested in the wide array of community rehab services, Indianapolis is a great place to receive drug and alcohol rehab. In addition to world-class evidence-based therapies, many free rehabs are available and programs that accept state insurance and Medicare.

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Eskenazi Health Center Grassy Creek IN 46235 Eskenazi Health Center Grassy Creek

9443 East 38th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46235

317-890-2100 Outpatient Inpatient Private Medicaid
Hamilton Center Indianapolis IN 46202 Hamilton Center Indianapolis

2160 North Illinois Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-937-3700 Outpatient Inpatient Medicaid Private
Sandra Eskenazi Mental Health Center IN 46202 Sandra Eskenazi Mental Health Center

720 Eskenazi Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-880-0000 Outpatient Detox Inpatient Medicaid Private
Options Behavioral Health System

5602 Caito DrIve
Indianapolis, IN 46226

317-942-3102 Detox Inpatient Outpatient Private
Fresh Start Recovery Center at Theodora House IN 46204 Fresh Start Recovery Center at Theodora House

927 North Pennsylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

833-659-4357 Outpatient Inpatient Medicaid Private
Resource Treatment Center

1404 South State Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46203

317-493-0972 Inpatient Medicaid Private
Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor IN 46226 Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor

3840 North Sherman Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46226

317-541-3400 Inpatient Outpatient Medicaid Private
Families First North Meridian Street IN 46208 Families First North Meridian Street

2240 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208

317-634-6341 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Volunteers of America Brandon Hall IN 46204 Volunteers of America Brandon Hall

611 North Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204

317-686-9841 Outpatient Inpatient Medicaid Private
Franciscan Physician Network South 31 Family Care IN 46227 Franciscan Physician Network South 31 Family Care

610 East Southport Road
Indianapolis, IN 46227

317-781-7370 Outpatient Inpatient Medicaid Private
Options Behavioral Health IN 46226 Options Behavioral Health

5602 Caito Drive
Lawrence, IN 46226

844-931-1289 Outpatient Inpatient Detox Private Medicaid
Wheeler Mission Mens Residential Center IN 46204 Wheeler Mission Mens Residential Center

245 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

317-635-3575 N/A Free
SANDRA ESKENAZI Mental health Center IN 46202 SANDRA ESKENAZI Mental health Center

1700 North Illinois Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-880-8491 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Eskenazi Health Pedigo Health Center IN 46202 Eskenazi Health Pedigo Health Center

1112 Southeastern Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-880-1900 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Life Recovery Center Speedway

3607 West 16th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46222

317-887-3290 Outpatient Private
Woodview Psychology Group Indianapolis IN 46240 Woodview Psychology Group Indianapolis

70 East 91st Street
Indianapolis, IN 46240

317-573-0149 Inpatient N/A
Indiana Comprehensive Treatment Centers Indianapolis IN 46205 Indiana Comprehensive Treatment Centers Indianapolis

2626 East 46th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46205

866-354-9989 Outpatient Detox Private
Community Fairbanks Recovery Center IN 46256 Community Fairbanks Recovery Center

8102 Clearvista Parkway
Indianapolis, IN 46256

800-225-4673 Outpatient Detox Inpatient Medicaid Private
Emberwood Center IN 46202 Emberwood Center

1431 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-536-7100 Outpatient Medicaid
Seeds of Hope Indianapolis IN 46241 Seeds of Hope Indianapolis

1425 South Mickley Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46241

317-244-0203 N/A N/A
The Relational Self Therapy Edward R Burns IN 46240 The Relational Self Therapy Edward R Burns

921 East 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46240

317-796-3525 Inpatient N/A
Adult and Child Center Southside Indy Behavioral Health

8320 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227

317-882-5122 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Larue Carter Memorial Hospital IN 46222 Larue Carter Memorial Hospital

2601 Cold Spring Road
Indianapolis, IN 46222

317-941-4000 Inpatient Medicaid
Veteran Health Indiana Richard L Roudebush Veterans

1481 West Tenth Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-988-2770 Outpatient Medicaid Private Free
Community Health Network Lawrence Township IN 46250 Community Health Network Lawrence Township

6950 Hillsdale Court
Indianapolis, IN 46250

317-621-7740 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Volunteers of America Fresh Start Recovery Center Theodora House IN 46204 Volunteers of America Fresh Start Recovery Center Theodora House

927 North Pennsylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

317-686-5800 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Landmark Recovery Of Indianapolis IN 46278 Landmark Recovery Of Indianapolis

6330 Digital Way
Indianapolis, IN 46278

317-449-8029 Detox Inpatient Outpatient Private
ASU Group Recovery Unlimited

3520 West 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46268

317-879-1176 Inpatient N/A
Community Health Network Community Hospital North Behavioral Health Pavilion IN 46256 Community Health Network Community Hospital North Behavioral Health Pavilion

7165 Clearvista Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46256

317-621-5700 Detox Inpatient Medicaid Private
Sandra Eskenazi Mental Health Center North Meridian

3171 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208

317-880-8491 Outpatient Private Medicaid
Sandra Eskenazi Mental Health Center IN 46208 Sandra Eskenazi Mental Health Center

3171 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208

317-880-8491 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Community Health Pavilion Shadeland IN 46226 Community Health Pavilion Shadeland

2040 Shadeland Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46226

317-355-1800 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Pathway to Recovery Indianapolis IN 46202 Pathway to Recovery Indianapolis

2135 North Alabama Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-926-8557 Inpatient Medicaid Free
Midwest Counseling Associates

5321 Cheviot Place
Indianapolis, IN 46226

317-545-8490 Outpatient Private
Ascension St Vincent Stress Center IN 46260 Ascension St Vincent Stress Center

8401 Harcourt Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260

317-338-4800 Outpatient Inpatient Detox Medicaid Private
Fall Creek Counseling Services East Side IN 46219 Fall Creek Counseling Services East Side

2525 North Shadeland Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46219

317-375-1901 Outpatient N/A
Eskenazi Health Center North Arlington IN 46218 Eskenazi Health Center North Arlington

2505 North Arlington Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46218

317-554-5200 Outpatient Inpatient Private Medicaid
Aspire Indiana Health Indianapolis IN 46205 Aspire Indiana Health Indianapolis

2506 Willowbrook Parkway
Indianapolis, IN 46205

317-257-3903 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Life Recovery Center Lawrence IN 46226 Life Recovery Center Lawrence

4455 McCoy Street
Lawrence, IN 46226

317-991-1018 Outpatient Private
Agape Behavioral Health and Addiction Counseling Services IN 46237 Agape Behavioral Health and Addiction Counseling Services

5150 East Stop 11 Road
Indianapolis, IN 46237

317-886-7404 Outpatient Medicaid Private
IU Health Methodist Hospital IN 46202 IU Health Methodist Hospital

1701 North Senate Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-962-2000 Outpatient Inpatient Medicaid Private
Integrative Healing Enterprises

1020 East 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46240

317-566-1923 Inpatient N/A
Addiction Rehab Centers ARC Indianapolis IN 46278 Addiction Rehab Centers ARC Indianapolis

7322 Noel Road
Indianapolis, IN 46278

844-743-5451 Outpatient Inpatient Detox Private
Eskenazi Health Center Westside IN 46222 Eskenazi Health Center Westside

2732 West Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46222

317-554-4600 Inpatient Outpatient Private Medicaid
Eskenazi Health Center Blackburn IN 46208 Eskenazi Health Center Blackburn

2700 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208

317-931-4300 Outpatient Inpatient Private Medicaid
Addiction Resource Network of Indiana

233 South McCrea Street
Indianapolis, IN 46225

317-522-2764 Outpatient N/A
The Salvation Army Harbor Light IN 46222 The Salvation Army Harbor Light

2400 North Tibbs Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46222

800-725-2769 Detox Outpatient Inpatient Free
Community Health Pavilion Shadeland IN 46219 Community Health Pavilion Shadeland

2040 North Shadeland Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46219

317-355-5905 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Fall Creek Counseling West IN 46224 Fall Creek Counseling West

5610 Crawfordsville Road
Indianapolis, IN 46224

317-291-6360 Outpatient N/A
SperoHealth Indianapolis IN 46256 SperoHealth Indianapolis

8202 Clearvista Parkway
Indianapolis, IN 46256

317-623-3007 Outpatient Detox Medicaid Private
Community Outreach Network Services IN 46202 Community Outreach Network Services

2105 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-926-5463 Outpatient Inpatient Private
Aspire Indiana Health Progress House IN 46202 Aspire Indiana Health Progress House

201 Shelby Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-637-9816 Inpatient Private
IU Health Methodist Hospital Indianapolis IN 46202 IU Health Methodist Hospital Indianapolis

1701 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-962-2000 Outpatient Inpatient Medicaid Private
Families First IN 46208 Families First

2240 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208

317-634-6341 Outpatient Detox Medicaid Private
Oxford House Indy IN 46250 Oxford House Indy

5126 East 76th Street Court
Indianapolis, IN 46250

317-499-4710 N/A N/A
Veteran Health Indiana Indianapolis YMCA VA Clinic IN 46254 Veteran Health Indiana Indianapolis YMCA VA Clinic

5315 Lafayette Road
Indianapolis, IN 46254

317-554-0000 Outpatient Medicaid Private Free
Evolve Indy IN 46268 Evolve Indy

8770 Guion Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268

855-495-1063 Outpatient Private
Alpha Home Physical Therapy

4455 Southport Crossing Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46237

317-888-4033 Outpatient N/A
Eskenazi Health Center Pecar IN 46268 Eskenazi Health Center Pecar

6940 Michigan Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268

317-266-2901 Inpatient Outpatient Private Medicaid
Veteran Health Indiana Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center IN 46202 Veteran Health Indiana Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center

1481 West 10th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-554-0000 Outpatient Inpatient Detox Private Medicaid Free
Adult and Child Center Downtown Indy Clinic IN 46204 Adult and Child Center Downtown Indy Clinic

222 East Ohio Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

877-882-5122 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Oficina Intergrupal Hispana

2923 East 10th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46201

317-631-5099 Inpatient N/A
Indianapolis Counseling Center IN 46204 Indianapolis Counseling Center

724 North Illinois Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

317-549-0333 Outpatient Private
Eskenazi Health Center West 38th Street IN 46224 Eskenazi Health Center West 38th Street

5515 West 38th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46224

317-880-3838 Inpatient Outpatient Private Medicaid
Eskenazi Mental Health Center IN 46204 Eskenazi Mental Health Center

832 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

317-880-8491 Outpatient Medicaid Private
Community Health Network Community Support Service

5470 East 16th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46218

317-355-5394 Outpatient Medicaid Private
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Indianapolis Drug and Alcohol Use Statistics

More Indiana citizens die of drug overdoses than car accidents. The rate of overdoses steadily increased, with a rise of 40% between 2019 and 2020 in Marion County.1 Here are some additional statistics for people over age 12 in Indiana and Marion County:2,3

Cost of Drug and Alcohol Rehab in Indianapolis

The cost of rehab in Indianapolis varies depending on factors such as:

man on table massageInpatient rehab generally costs more because the cost of room and board is included. Furthermore, luxury and executive settings will be more costly given the quality of specialized treatments and availability of amenities like on-staff masseuses and equine therapy.

While federal and state health insurance may not cover every facility, some programs may offer sliding-scale fees to people in lower-income brackets. Government-funded programs and ones that accept Medicaid and Medicare will usually offer less luxurious amenities but have the latest evidence-based therapies and extensive community support available for clients.

Your health insurance might pay for all or most of the cost of treatment, particularly for items such as medication management and counseling. You can find a rehab center that accepts your insurance by calling the phone number on the back of your insurance card.

Payment Options for Indiana Facilities

Regardless of your health insurance coverage and financial situation, you have numerous options in Indianapolis and the surrounding area. According to SAMHSA, within 25 miles of the city center, there are 71 facilities offering substance abuse services, including:4

When you’re seeking treatment for your addiction, make sure to ask facilities about their cost for services and verify your health insurance coverage. You can also inquire about the chance of scholarship and sliding-scale fees if you’re self-pay.

Find Low-Cost and Free Rehabs in Indianapolis

Your financial situation will help guide you to the appropriate rehab, which may include low-cost options offered by governmental and non-profit organizations. For help finding low-income rehab options in Indianapolis, give your nearest social services office a call or reach out to religious groups such as the Salvation Army. You can also browse our directory to find free rehabs and programs that accept sliding scale fees.

Popular Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers in Indianapolis

With so many programs to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect rehab center in Indianapolis. You can start your search with the top three rehabilitation centers in the area based on the quality of their programs, philosophy, and overall client satisfaction.

Evolve Indy

Evolve Indy is a luxury-style rehab with modern, roomy surroundings. It offers evidence-based therapies such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) along with more holistic treatments like hiking therapy. Their exclusive Adventure program is perfect for you if you want to spend your recovery time in the great outdoors. It offers nature-focused treatment activities, including ATVing, kayaking, fishing, and traditional counseling and group therapy.

Landmark Recovery of Indianapolis

Landmark Recovery of Indianapolis, located near the Scott Starling Nature Sanctuary and Eagle Creek Park, helps people through withdrawal symptoms and recovery with detox, 30-day rehab programs, and aftercare. The Landmark Alumni program creates a lifelong network of support to ensure lasting recoveries. It offers ongoing counseling, fun community events, and support groups. They accept private insurance and self-pay clients at their Indianapolis center. Other Landmark Recovery locations in the state also take Medicaid.

Community Fairbanks Recovery Center

Community Fairbanks Recovery Center is a dual diagnosis treatment center with more than 75 years of experience in addiction recovery. As a comprehensive behavioral health center, they offer counseling, residential care, and evidence-based therapies, including medication assistance. Services here are also provided on a walk-in basis, and same-day appointments can often be coordinated.

What to Expect at an Indianapolis Rehab

Many factors will ultimately determine what you can expect from rehab, such as how long you’ve been on a certain substance and what type of facility you choose. Other factors that come into play will include the length of time you spent in addiction, the specific substance you depend on, your lifestyle and budgetary needs, and your location. Many different rehab options are available.

Detox Programs

If you have been using illicit drugs for a long time, you may have developed a physiological dependence. Depending on the substance you use and for how long, withdrawal symptoms can range from mildly uncomfortable to life-threatening.

People addicted to opioids, benzodiazepines, and alcohol tend to experience the worst withdrawal symptoms. Withdrawal can bring symptoms such as irritability, nerve pain, itchiness, stomach cramping combined with nausea and diarrhea, paranoid ideations, and mood swings. The need for relief can feel extremely important. It might be necessary to take addiction medication to make it through the symptoms while detoxing.

Supports available in detox include:

Detox programs aren’t always offered at treatment centers. Some clients will need to detox in one space before moving into their residential rehab. If this is the case, your treatment plan will lay out the amount of time you’ll expect to spend in detox and travel arrangements for the move.

Inpatient Rehab Programs

Several types of residential rehabs Residental bedroomare available for those whose addiction is severe enough to warrant residential treatment. Your first steps in inpatient rehab will include filling out paperwork, taking mental health and addiction assessments and/or a biopsychosocial assessment, and meeting your community.

After intake, your treatment plan will be determined based on factors such as your mental health history and current substance abuse habits. Your treatment plan will consist of:

Inpatient hospitalization programs provide specialized care with medical supervision. The type of inpatient treatment you receive will depend on your needs. Intensive inpatient treatment might be best if you need a safe and stable environment while you recover.

Inpatient treatment provides a supportive environment for you to live in. You’ll receive nutritious meals and a rigorous therapy program that involves several different types of evidence-based treatment. These facilities often include a variety of amenities to help keep you comfortable and entertained during your stay. Such amenities may include fitness equipment, game rooms, and social gathering areas.

If you are unable to spend a significant amount of time in a residential facility undergoing intensive inpatient treatment, look towards other types of programs such as AA or NA support groups available that bridge the gap in services such as partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient treatment.

Outpatient Treatment in Indianapolis

Outpatient treatment programs may be for you if you have a behavioral addiction but are unable to spend significant amounts of time away from your home due to school, work, caring for children, or some other responsibilities. These programs were created with your busy schedule in mind, allowing time for you to take care of your daily tasks as well as participate in a recovery program.

The most demanding type of outpatient rehab, partial hospitalization programs (PHP), is designed to bridge the gap between inpatient and outpatient care. Participants visit their rehab facility for several hours a day for supervised treatment and counseling daily.

Intensive outpatient programs (IOP) require several hours of participation several times a week. It is designed to teach responsibility and accountability as well as life skills. The idea is that everyday practice can help you truly move forward past addiction and into lifelong recovery. Some programs are exclusively virtual, requiring daily video conference or phone call check-ins. Others have you come into a physical location to participate in group therapy and other types of treatment.

Standard outpatient therapy is a less intensive form of outpatient therapy requiring fewer hours each day. Participants are still expected to check in several times a week, usually over the phone or in a videoconference.

Dual Diagnosis Rehab

People turn to drugs and alcohol for many reasons, often to deal with the everyday stress of life. Those with mental health disorders are especially at high risk of substance abuse. Data from the National Alliance on Mental Illness shows that 17 million Americans suffered from a dual diagnosis of addiction and mental illness in 2020.5

The symptoms of mental illness, particularly behavioral issues like mood swings and difficulty concentrating or sleeping, tend to overlap with substance abuse. It can be difficult, if not impossible, to accurately diagnose or treat a mental health disorder when a person is in the active stages of addiction.

If you’re struggling with addiction along with a debilitating mental health issue such as PTSD or bipolar disorder, you need to find treatment in a co-occurring diagnosis treatment center. These facilities are equipped with medical staff to offer round-the-clock supervision, medication management, and therapies that can help you navigate recovery more easily.

Online Addiction Care (Telehealth)

Telehealth is gaining popularity as it opens up access to substance use treatment to those who otherwise wouldn’t be able to reach a facility. Virtual addiction services include counseling over the phone and videoconferencing, and virtual doctor’s appointments. Make sure to check with your insurance provider to ensure you have telehealth coverage.

Medications for Opioid and Alcohol Addiction

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved medications for the treatment of opioid addiction and alcohol addiction. These medications can help prevent relapse in those in recovery. They may include:

Acamprosate: An alcohol addiction medication that reduces cravings and symptoms such as insomnia and anxiety

Disulfiram (Antabuse): Causes the user to feel discomfort—including flushing of the skin and arrhythmia—when they drink

Naltrexone (Vivitrol/Revia): Makes the act of consuming alcohol or opioids less pleasurable by blocking receptors in the brain

Methadone: An opioid antagonist that also blocks receptors in the brain to reduce cravings and withdrawal symptoms without producing a euphoric high

Buprenorphine: A partial opioid antagonist that alleviates cravings without producing any enjoyable high feeling

Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone): A combination medication that reduces cravings and withdrawal symptoms and causes immediate withdrawal symptoms if the medication is misused

Those in a dual diagnoses rehab may also be prescribed medications to treat a mental health disorder.

Types of Drug Rehab Programs in Indianapolis, IN

While standard rehab programs can be effective for most people, it can be beneficial to engage in recovery with a like-minded community or in a specific setting.

LGBTQ+ Rehab

If you’re a member of the LGBTQIA+ community and in need of addiction support and mental health services, look for rehab with an inclusive community and philosophy. These centers focus on problems unique to the community, such as family dynamics, gender dysphoria, and internalized shame.

Faith-Based Rehab

If you’re a spiritual person, a religious environment might be helpful in your healing process. Faith-based rehabs incorporate pastoral counseling, group prayer sessions, and other religious activities to encourage sobriety.

Men’s Only Addiction Treatment

Men on the journey to recovery from addiction might find it helpful to participate in a program that caters only to men. The gender-exclusive environment might make it easier to bond with your chosen community’s fellow members and foster new friendships without judgment.

Women’s Only Rehab

Some women find it easier to heal from the traumas that led to their addiction in a fellowship of women. It can be easier to be open and accepting of group therapy and life in rehab without the presence of men, particularly after an abusive relationship or sexual assault. Furthermore, some women’s rehab centers allow mothers to bring their young children to treatment.

Teen Rehab

Teenagers are at special risk of addiction, partly because of an underdeveloped brain and partly because of peer pressure, family dynamics, and stress from long hours at school. Teen rehab programs offer a nurturing environment with immersive therapy programs and the company of same-aged peers in similar life circumstances.

Young Adult Rehab

Young adults have the special circumstances of navigating their transition from youth into adulthood. This is the time of life when many people are settling into their relationships, building careers, and pursuing higher education. If you’re between 18 and 30 and have a substance use disorder, find a rehab that can offer you the support you need to get back to work on your journey through life..

Luxury Rehab

If money is no object—or if you have great private health insurance—a luxury rehab can be a great way to experience a vacation-like atmosphere while undergoing substance abuse treatment. Fine dining, an on-site gym and sauna, and the latest holistic therapies are often available at a luxury rehab.

Executive Rehab

Professional rehabs are meant to protect the privacy of clients who don’t want their private need for rehab to interfere with their public business and persona. Many of these facilities tend to offer cutting-edge addiction treatment and luxury amenities like spas and massage therapists

State-Funded vs. Private Treatment Options in Indianapolis

Your financial situation will be the primary guide for where you choose to rehab. If you have great private health insurance or money to spend on treatment, you will likely be able to find a program that features more high-end accommodations and upscale amenities. State-funded rehab centers may have more of a focus on community support, with low-cost social service programs that you can use for aftercare.

Should I Travel to Indianapolis for Drug and Alcohol Treatment?

Downtown IndianapolisThere are many reasons to explore Indianapolis and its bevy of top-of-the-line rehab facilities. The city is famous for its sports scene and affordability, making it a lovely place to live. There are many reasons you might decide to seek treatment here:

The climate around Indiana is mild, with short cold winters and warm, humid summers that range between 65-85 degrees during the day. There is slightly more rain in every season. The city averages 42 inches of rain a year, 4 inches more than the country average.

Drug and Alcohol Laws in Indianapolis

In response to the increasing number of overdoses and societal issues related to substance abuse, several laws have been enacted to protect public health in Indiana. Bills are created to help people struggling with addiction and those in the vicinity of someone using illicit drugs or alcohol.

Indiana Substance Use Treatment Law

The Indiana substance use treatment law was designed to give employees a second chance within a drug-free workplace. Instead of immediately losing their job upon failing a drug test, employees have the opportunity to go into an addiction recovery program. Employers are legally required to allow them to enter treatment before terminating them from their position. This law was passed in 2019.

Marion County Drug Treatment Court Diversion Program

This program offers those in the county and city of Indianapolis who commit drug-related crimes a chance at rehabilitation instead of incarceration. Potential participants are people over 18 who don’t have a criminal history and didn’t commit a violent crime.6

Senate Enrolled Act 406-2015, Aaron’s Law

Aaron’s Law was created to provide a higher chance of survival for opiate drug users in Indiana. It allows access to Naloxone, an overdose medication, to people who are in the presence of somebody with a suspected substance abuse disorder. This includes school staff, nurses and other medical staff, and anyone who works with at-risk populations including the homeless.7

Indiana Lifeline Law

Unlike most areas, Indiana doesn’t have any Good Samaritan laws in place to protect people who have witnessed an overdose on opiates and other illicit drugs. There are protections, however, for those involved in alcohol-related crimes and alcohol poisoning. Under the Indiana Lifeline Law, concerned citizens can stay with the victim until law enforcement arrives, provided that they cooperate. The law does not protect against prosecution in the event of driving under the influence, providing alcohol to a minor, or possession of a controlled substance.8

How to Choose the Best Indianapolis Rehab for You

When looking for a place to call home while going through rehab, there are a few questions to ask:

Given the number of rehabs and services available in the area, you should have no problem seeking treatment for your addiction. Give us a call at 800-926-9037 (Info iconWho Answers?) any time to receive assistance in finding the perfect rehab to fit your needs.

Resources

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  2. Indiana University. (2022). The Crisis in Indiana.
  3. Marion County Coroner’s Office. (2020). MCCO 2020 Annual Report.
  4. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration. (2022). Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator.
  5. National Alliance on Mental Illness. (2022). Substance Use Disorders.
  6. Marion County Court Diversion Drug Treatment Program. (2022). Drug Treatment Program.
  7. Indiana Department of Labor. (2022). Aaron’s Law.
  8. Indiana Lifeline Law. (2022). Indiana Lifeline Law.