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Deciding to get help for a drug or alcohol addiction is one of the most important decisions you or a loved one may ever make. That decision could save your life, restore your health, and bring renewed happiness to you and your loved ones. But knowing where to get help and how to find the right treatment center can feel overwhelming.

Start your search for an addiction treatment center in Rhode Island by browsing the facility listings below. You’ll find contact information, program details, and reviews from program alumni to help you may a decision that could change your life.

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More Treatment Centers in Rhode Island

Adult & Teen Challenge Rhode Island
572 Elmwood Avenue Providence, RI 02907
Gateway's Eastman House
166 Pawtucket Avenue Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phoenix House - Exeter
251 Main Street Exeter, RI 02822
Butler Hospital
345 Blackstone Boulevard Providence, RI 02906
Phoenix House - Exeter
251 Main Street Exeter, RI 02822
Caritas Arts Program
70 East Street Cranston, RI 02920
The Providence Center - Women'S Roads To Recovery
15 Baker Pines Rd. Wyoming, RI 02898
Phoenix House Youth Shelter
2076 Wallum Lake Road Pascoag, RI 02859
Woonsocket Comprehensive Treatment Center
1625 Diamond Hill Road Suite 102 Woonsocket, RI 02895
Galilee Mission Iop
23 Arnold Street Wakefield, RI 02879
The Providence Center Adult Intensive Outpatient Services
530 North Main Street Providence, RI 02904
The Providence Center
530 North Main Street Providence, RI 02904
The Journey To Hope, Health & Healing
26 Valley Road Middletown, RI 02842
Providence Center Roads to Recovery Program/Mens
111 Howard Avenue Cranston, RI 02920
Kent Center
50 Health Lane Warwick, RI 02888
Addiction Recovery Institute (ARI)
31 North Union Street Pawtucket, RI 02860
SSTAR of Rhode Island Inc SSTAR BIRTH
80 East Street Cranston, RI 02920
SSTAR of Rhode Island Inc Residential Alcohol/Drug Detox
1950 Tower Hill Road North Kingstown, RI 02854
MAP Alc and Drug Rehab Services Inc
66 Burnett Street Providence, RI 02912
Addiction Recovery Institute South
205 Hallene Road Suite 102 Warwick, RI 02888
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI)

BCBS: Rhode Island Health Insurance for Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers

The opioid epidemic has significantly impacted the nation. In Rhode Island alone, the number of deaths attributed to synthetic opioids increased in 2018.1 A drug and alcohol rehab center can help those suffering from substance use disorders (SUDs), such as opioid use disorder (OUD).

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) offers substance use disorder treatment as a health benefit to its members.2, 3 BCBSRI members are encouraged to speak with their primary care provider as a first step in starting a drug and/or alcohol addiction treatment program.

Verify your health insurance benefits now to learn exactly what your Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) health insurance plan covers.

Does BCBS Cover Rehab Centers in RI?

Under the Affordable Care Act, mental health and substance use disorders are considered medical conditions and are classified as essential health benefits.4

If you need help for drug or alcohol addiction, your Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) health care plan may include medications for addiction treatment, office visits, peer recovery coaching, counseling/therapy, case management, and inpatient care, including intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization programs.2, 3

To learn more about your BCBSRI benefits, contact an American Addiction Centers admissions navigator today at

United Healthcare

United Healthcare of Rhode Island: Health Insurance for Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers

Many individuals struggle with substance misuse throughout the United States, and Rhode Island is no exception.

In Rhode Island, between 2017 and 2019, 22.7% of the residents over the age of 12 used marijuana in the past year.1 During the same timeframe, 3.5% of state residents over 12 misused prescription drugs, and 6.5% struggled with alcohol use disorder.1

If you struggle with addiction, you might wonder if it’s possible to break free. It certainly is, and rehab can help. Best of all, you can use United Healthcare coverage for drug and alcohol rehab in Rhode Island to help pay for the treatment you need.

Does United Healthcare Cover Rehab Centers in Rhode Island?

Getting coverage for addiction treatment through your insurance used to be challenging, but now the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has changed that. The ACA lists 10 essential health benefits that all long-term health insurance plans must cover, one of which is mental health and substance use treatment.2

That means United Healthcare for addiction treatment in Rhode Island is available, although the exact amount of coverage will vary depending on your plan. That’s why it’s important to call the phone number on the back of your insurance card or contact American Addiction Centers (AAC) to instantly check your insurance coverage. You can reach our admissions navigators online or over the phone, and they can review your insurance and answer questions you have about treatment and rehab.

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Aetna Insurance for Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment in Rhode Island

Drug and alcohol addiction is prevalent in every state throughout the country. In Rhode Island, specifically, 59,000 people aged 12 or older cited past-year alcohol use disorder.1 Additionally, of that same population, 29,000 cited past-year illicit drug use disorder, and 32,000 cited past-year prescription pain reliever misuse.1

Getting mental health and drug abuse treatment, which could include medications, behavioral therapy, and detoxification, is a common occurrence. In a single-day count in 2019, 8,609 people aged 12 or older were enrolled in a treatment program in Rhode Island.1 If you have a Rhode Island Aetna health plan, you may be able to use it to fully or partially cover the cost of your care.

Aetna Insurance Coverage for Inpatient and Outpatient Rehab Treatment in Rhode Island

Depending on the health insurance plan you have through Aetna of Rhode Island, you may be able to attend inpatient treatment or outpatient treatment rehab treatment for little to no out-of-pocket cost. Every Aetna health plan, which could be a private insurance plan, employer-sponsored plan, Medicare, or Medicaid health plan, has a different design and coverage details. Under the Affordable Care Act, almost all health plans are required to provide coverage for the treatment of mental health and substance use disorders, including drug rehab and addiction treatment, in some capacity.2 To find out what’s covered under your plan, instantly check your insurance coverage online or call .


Cigna of Rhode Island: Health Insurance for Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers

Rhode Island is home to numerous addiction treatment facilities that offer a range of services, including detoxification, residential, and outpatient rehab programs.1 In March 2020, there were an estimated 5,435 people in Rhode Island receiving drug rehab and addiction treatment, which represents just under 0.5% of the state’s population.1, 2

Alcohol, opioids, and marijuana are among the top substances misused in Rhode Island.3 From 2017–2019, an estimated 6.5% of people in Rhode Island, aged 12 and older, were reported to have alcohol use disorder.3 In 2020, there were 397 drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island, which was a 29.5% increase in the number of overdose deaths that occurred during the previous year.4, 5

Does Cigna Cover Rehab Centers in Rhode Island?

Individuals with a Cigna health insurance plan may be able to use Cigna for addiction treatment in Rhode Island.6 Cigna in Rhode Island may include access to inpatient treatment, personalized coaching and support programs, and referrals to local community support groups, such as Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous.6

If you or someone you love needs help recovering from drug or alcohol addiction, call our helpline at to instantly check your insurance coverage and learn more about Cigna coverage for drug and alcohol rehab in Rhode Island.

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Rhode Island Substance Abuse Facts

Today, the damaging effects of substance abuse reaches to every state and every city. Sadly, families and communities can suffer from the pain addiction creates.

Rhode Islanders know this to be true too, as the statistics bear out the facts:1-3

  • Among teens ages 12 to 17, more than 10% reported using marijuana in the past month during a 2014-15 survey, and more than 13% had used alcohol during the same period.
  • Of Rhode Island residents 12 and older, 4,000 had used heroin that year.
  • Alcohol use disorders affect 7% of all Rhode Islanders age 12 and older, with approximately 536,000 reporting using alcohol in the last month during the 2014-2015 survey.
  • About 170,000 adults in the state reported using marijuana in 2014.
  • Throughout the country, nearly 6.4 million people older than 12 abused prescription painkillers, tranquilizers, stimulants, and sedatives in 2015.

Getting Help at Addiction Treatment Centers in Rhode Island

There are numerous options for addiction treatment centers in Rhode Island, including inpatient residential programs, outpatient services, and partial hospitalization programs.

To find out which Rhode Island treatment facility is right for you, browse through our directory of rehab centers to see what types of treatment programs are available in your area.

How Can I Pay for Treatment Centers in Rhode Island?

If you’ve picked a Rhode Island treatment center but aren’t sure how you’re going to pay for the program, there are several options to help cover the cost:

  • Ask the treatment center if they offer financing, payment plans, or sliding scale fees for which you may be eligible.
  • Verify that your insurance plan will cover all or part of your treatment.
  • Apply for government grants if you’re eligible.
  • As for support from loved ones.

There may also be nonprofit treatment centers located in Rhode Island that offer programs at very little or no cost. See the resources list below to learn about the availability of different programs and treatment centers.

Resources in Rhode Island

Addiction treatment centers, government services, nonprofits, churches, and community groups are all resources to help you find the help you need. Below are a few resources available in Rhode Island:

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  1. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2017). Behavioral Health Barometer: Rhode Island.
  2. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2016). State Estimates of Substance Abuse: Rhode Island.
  3. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2016). Key Substance Use and Mental Health Indicators in the United States: Results from the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health.