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AA Meeting Directory Ventura County

Ventura County Drug Rehab Centers

Drug Rehab Ventura County CA Resources Ventura County is located in the southern part of California. The largest city is Oxnard, and the county seat is the city of Ventura. Ventura County comprises the Oxnard–Thousand Oaks–Ventura, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area, also included in the Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA Combined Statistical Area. It is also considered the southernmost county along the California Central Coast.  Drug abuse and alcoholism are some of the most costly and pervasive societal problems plaguing the United States today. These problems persist even in Ventura County. California is the most populated state in America. Almost forty million people call California home, and the increased risk of higher drug abuse rates comes with a higher population. Over ten percent of the entire population of California suffers from substance use disorder. Prescription drug abuse, heroin addiction, and methamphetamine overdose are most likely experienced by these individuals. Drug abuse is the leading cause of premature death in the state. Close to 8% of the population of California abuses alcohol. Excessive alcohol consumption is estimated to cost the state 35 billion dollars annually in healthcare, legal, and lost productivity costs. State law of California says local governments may not prohibit adults from…