Substance Use

Hawaii 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 Hawaii (HI).

What Are the Addiction Hotlines and Helplines for Hawaii?

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

Organization Name Telephone Number Text Number
Hawaii CARES 988 None
Zinnia Healing (855) 430-9439 None

These telephone numbers listed are free of charge to call for residents from Hawaii, the Aloha State, to call.

List of Free Hawaii Addiction Helplines

Hawaii CARES

The Hawaii Coordinated Access Resource Entry System (Hawaii CARES) is a coordinated and responsive system of care for substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and recovery support services. Hawaii CARES provides universal intake, screening, assessment, care coordination, referral, placement determination, and linkages to appropriate service modalities and resources across the state.

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 HI.

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 Hawaii?

We shared the following 2020 alcohol-related death stats:

  • 131 deaths (up 244.7% from 2000)
  • 9.3 deaths per 100,000 people (up 200.0% from 2000)
  • 2020 state population: 1,407,006 (up 16.1% from 2000)

Approximately 8.76% of Hawaii residents reported past-month use of illicit drugs, and 3.07% reported using an illicit drug other than marijuana in the past month. In the Honolulu Metropolitan Statistical Area, an annual average of 93,000 persons aged 12 or older used any illicit drug in the past year.

Drug overdose death rates have increased in Hawaii from 12.4 per 100,000 in 2011 to 17.3 per 100,000 in 2021. Among those receiving addiction treatment in Hawaii, 11.8% of substance use cases began before age 12, and 53.8% began between ages 12–17. The top substances of abuse in the state are methamphetamine, marijuana, and alcohol.