Substance Use

Arizona Substance Abuse Hotlines

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Addiction hotlines can be accessed from anywhere and at any time of day, making them a convenient resource for individuals seeking help for drug or alcohol substance abuse in Arizona (AZ).

What Are the Addiction Hotlines and Helplines for Arizona?

Below is a list of three free 24/7 helplines for this wanting help in Arizona for a substance abuse disorder.

Organization Name Telephone Number Text Number
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (800) 867-5808 None
2-1-1 Arizona 211 None
Zinnia Healing (855) 430-9439 None

These telephone numbers listed are free of charge to call for residents from Arizona, the Grand Canyon State, to call.

List of Free Arizona Addiction Helplines

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System

The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) is a statewide program that provides health care coverage to low-income individuals , including those with substance use disorders.

AHCCCS offers a comprehensive approach to substance use disorder treatment and prevention, including medical and psychiatric care, substance abuse treatment, and primary care prevention services . Through its efforts, AHCCCS is working to improve the health and well-being of individuals across Arizona.

2-1-1 Arizona

2-1-1 Arizona is a free, confidential hotline that connects individuals with a wide range of resources and services, including support for those with substance use disorders. The hotline provides information on substance abuse prevention and treatment resources, as well as referrals to local treatment providers and support groups.

Through its efforts, 2-1-1 Arizona is working to improve the health and well-being of individuals across the state affected by substance use disorder.

Zinnia Healing

Zinnia Healing offers a free 24/7 helpline so you can speak to a qualified support agent who understand the issues with drug and alcohol addiction.

Zinnia Healing is a service that offers drug and alcohol rehab centers nationwide. We can help you find the nearest substance abuse treatment program near to you in AZ.

Zinnia Healing has helped thousands of people across the country recover from drug, alcohol, and mental health disorders.

How Bad is Substance Use Disorder in Arizona?

We shared the following 2020 alcohol-related death stats:

  • 1,578 deaths (up 234.3% from 2000)
  • 21.3 deaths per 100,000 people (up 131.5% from 2000)
  • 2020 state population: 7,421,401 (up 44.6% from 2000)

Alcohol is the most widely abused substance in Arizona, with about 10% of citizens over the age of twelve abusing or suffering dependence on alcohol. In the Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale MSA, 16.0% of persons aged 12 or older used an illicit drug in the past year. Between 2018 and 2019, nearly 215,000 Arizona residents over the age of 18 were abusing pain relievers.

In 2013, there were over 1,000 drug-related deaths in Arizona, and the state ranks 6th highest in the nation for individuals 12+ years misusing and abusing drugs and alcohol. In 2010-2011, Arizona was one of the top ten states for rates of drug-use in several categories.