Chemical Dependency

Substance Abuse Services and Chemical Dependency Services are provided by several community providers. These services may include the following:

Alcohol & Drug Abuse - Rule 25
Rule 25 refers to the administrative rule that addresses chemical use assessment, administrative requirements, and appeal and fair hearing rights of the client. Clients who meet both clinical and financial requirements are eligible to have treatment paid for by the Consolidated Chemical Dependency Treatment Fund. Rule 25 assessments are completed by the Northwestern Mental Health Center and then passed on to Norman County Social Services.
Agency: Northwestern Mental Health Center
Contact: 218.281.3940

Financial Assistance for Treatment Services
For those who qualify, there is assistance to pay for substance abuse treatment.
Agency: Norman County Social Services
Contact: 218.784.5400

Smoking Cessation
Providing tools to assist with smoking and tobacco cessation.
Agency: Essentia Health - Ada
Contact: 218.784.5000

Information regarding substance abuse in healthcare professionals and students.