Has free resources and publications, including pamphlets for families where addiction is
present, information on family therapy, and what is involved in substance use disorder
treatment and a treatment finder tool.
This crisis hotline can help with a lot of issues, not just suicide. For example, anyone who
feels sad, hopeless, or suicidal; family and friends who are concerned about a loved one;
victims of bullying; or anyone who is interested in mental health treatment referrals can call
1-800-273-TALK (8255). Callers are connected with a professional who will talk with them about
what they’re feeling or concerns for other family and friends.
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) developed this website. Teens can get facts about
drugs and drug effects, read advice from fellow teens, watch educational videos, download cool
anti-drug stuff, and try their hand at brain games.
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength,
and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help other recover from
alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no
dues or fees, and AA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization, or