SUMMARY OF STATE SPENDING ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE:
THE NEW YORK STATE EXPERIENCE:
$ 8.673 Billion - or 18% of the Total State Budget
is Spent on the CONSEQUENCES of Alcohol/Drug Abuse !!!
Of every $1 spent on the Burden of Substance Abuse...
only $.01 is spend on Substance Abuse Prevention,
and $0.06 is spent on Substance Abuse Treatment!