In Lee County, Florida, Lehigh Acres is a census-designated place (CDP). Lehigh Acres is also an unincorporated area, but it is nevertheless growing rapidly, with 86,784 people in 2010 increasing to 124,000 in 2017. Sometimes with a growing population can come a growing need for addiction treatment, such as that found at methadone clinics in Florida. The growing population in this CDP can find a methadone clinic Lehigh Acres FL close to home, making the daily administration of methadone doses much more convenient. All methadone clinics are staffed by medical professionals who oversee the assessment of patients and supervise treatment, making note of any issues so that changes can be made. Recovery plans should always be seen as a work in progress. Usually treatment begins at a very intensive level, with daily counseling and behavioral therapy, or possibly even 24/7 inpatient treatment. Over time, addiction treatments step down to a few times a week or once a week. Methadone, however, should continue for one year or longer for optimum results.