According to SAMHSA, the national Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, the Opioid and Heroin crisis is now being considered and epidemic (www.datafiles.samhsa.gov/study-publication/prescription-opioid-and-heroin-crisis-public-health-approach-epidemic-addiction). According to the 2009 statistics provided by the CDC (Center for Disease Control), over 18 % of the population use illicit drugs. In Rowan County (population 138,428); Women - 50.8% of women in the county are abusing drugs in some way. The projected growth of this target population increases as the economy worsens, job opportunities decrease and the availability and variety of controlled substances becomes more easily attainable. Capstone's approach is one of healing emotional and spiritual problems without medication. Decades of research has shown that faith-based programs or programs that have a strong spiritual component, have a much lower recidivism rate than secular recovery programs which only deal with the physical and/or emotional realms of humanity.
Your support of Capstone Recovery Center Inc., will enable participants of this program to lead lives that will be asset to our community.