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Price Of Drug And Alcohol Rehab

Knowing The Cost Of Rehab


Where alcohol and drug addiction is concerned, the cost of treatment will vary depending on the individual user. For any type of income, these treatment programs are reasonable.

Each rehabilitation treatment centre has its charges for the service. The treatment program charge thousands of pounds for a day and some are for free. Treatment offers to suit your budget are also available.

If you know what type of resources will help you for treatment as the rehab is easily available. For treatment, there are individuals who can help you figure out how to pay.


You will find various financing options in most rehab facilities, most will also accept insurance and others even provide financial aid.


Insurance is one of the most popular forms of payment for the treatment of addiction. The quantity that an insurance covers is relied on the insurer and what the health provider accepts.

Drug rehabilitation is covered by a variety of insurances including:

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • State-financed health insurance
  • Private insurance
  • Military insurance

There are other ways of getting treated for addiction even if you don't have insurance. A free or low income rehabilitation centre could be an option for your rehab needs. Another option is to see other rehabs that provide financing alternatives. A place that you pay is often better equipped than a free service offering facility and will not have long queues of waiting patients.

A lot of inpatient rehabilitations provide funding for the ones with no insurance.

You have to think of rehabilitation as an investment even if you're afraid to take on debt. Over time you will be able to pay off the debt. You can get your life and career back by investing in successful treatment. Recently recovered user do not spend more on drugs or liquor because they save more.


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The Costs Of Addiction Treatments

The kind of therapy provided by a rehabilitation influences the full expense of sobriety.

The kind of treatment used will vary depending on the addiction in question.

Many things contribute to the total cost of therapy, facilities, amenities, treatment plan and so on.

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From observation and rehab centres' data following calculations are collected:

  • Detox
  • Outpatient detox treatment is in the range of £800 - £1200.
  • Detox is included in the inpatient rehab programs.
  • The drug addiction in question and whether or not the detoxification is part of residential treatment will determine how much the detoxification will cost.
  • The symptoms of dangerous detox needs more cautious observation which makes the price higher.
  • Inpatient Rehab
  • An estimated cost of a 30 day rehab program is in the region of £4800.
  • £16,120 is an average cost for a 30 day program at a popular centre.
  • The regular rehab's cost of someone who needs 60- or 90-day programs could be from £9700 - £48,300.
  • Outpatient Treatment Programs
  • Outpatient programs for weak to average addictions are more economical than inpatient rehabilitations.
  • A 3 month program usually costs £4,000.
  • Costs of £8000 have also been noted such as in the programs provided by Hazelden Betty Ford.
  • The cost will be set by the amount of visits to the treatment centre each week.
  • Medicines
  • How much rehab will cost you in total depends on the type of treatment and medications given.
  • Some treatment will not require medication.
  • People addicted to alcohol and depressants usually require treatment with medicines.
  • The price tag can be several thousand per year.
  • For the Heroin addicts, the cost of Methadone treatment is £4000 which is a one year program.

Addiction And The Costs

In the end, the treatment of addiction does not cost as much as a life of drug or alcohol addiction costs. As compared to sober people, the drug and liquor addicts have negative effect on income and they are likely to miss out their work and jobs.

There are heavy costs associated with using drugs including the cost of acquiring the drugs, treating health complications and handling legal problems.

Previous Heroin addicts have mentioned that they used to spend a lot of money on their addiction.


It can cost over £8500 in a year to consume a 12-pack of beer every day. It can cost several thousand pounds more to deal with legal issues that may come up. It is more difficult to estimate how much you would spend on an illegal drug addiction as the cost can fluctuate and would be much more expensive.

The financial prices of addiction are just a piece of the overall picture. Private expenses on relationships and a significant life aren't included.


What Factors Into The Cost Of Addiction Treatment

There is a myriad of factors that affect the cost of addiction. Some of the factors include:

  • Type Of Center
  • Prices are divided differently among inpatient and outpatient treatments.
  • Housing, monitoring and other services that are offered at an inpatient rehab centre make it expensive.
  • The program and location length create high impact on cost of programs.
  • Areas that have a high cost of living compared to others, treatment there will also cost more.
  • Types Of Treatments Available
  • Medical detoxification isn't necessary for everyone at the beginning of the treatment.
  • Some like those addicted to cocaine do not go through severe withdrawal symptoms as others, and all they need is to be supervised during the process.
  • Alcohol and Heroin users can experience harsh withdrawal symptoms and will need medication and more care.
  • The ones that need more treatment may pay more for medical care.
  • If you add professional counselling to the treatment, it is going to affect the total cost of the treatment.
  • Facilities
  • There will be additional charges depending on the kind of amenities offered.
  • Gourmet meals, individual rooms, swimming pools, massages and facilities for extracurricular activities are some of the amenities you can find in rehab facilities.
  • Luxury rehab will be more exclusive as the rich and famous are often patients.
  • Rehab at a luxury centre will cost a lot more.
  • Most rehab centres are not that expensive but the extra facilities can bring the price up.

State Funded Or Non Profit Making Centres

The non-profit organizations are mostly for the requirements of low-income people. Rehabilitation centres that are free of charge are referred to as Low-income rehabs. The help provided in these low-income centres is aimed at helping everyone including the jobless.

For free rehab centres, The Salvation Army is a renowned non-profit organization. For low-income people, there are state-funded rehabs also.


How To Get Rehab

Getting the suitable rehab centre is the second step after problem recognition. The cost of treatment shouldn't stop you from getting help. We can give you all the help and assistance you need to find a rehab centre that suits you.