Addiction and substance misuse can be overwhelming for those who are struggling and the people in their lives who want to help them overcome these challenges. We've compiled valuable resources to get you started so that you can spend more time helping and less time searching for the information you need.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is a federal agency with the mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
The mission of the DEA is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States and bring to justice those organizations and principal members of organizations, involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States.
NIH, a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency — making important discoveries that improve health and save lives. NIDA and NIAAA are institutes under NIH.
NAMI provides advocacy, education, support and public awareness so that all individuals and families affected by mental illness can build better lives.
CDC works to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. by conducting critical science and providing health information that protects our nation against dangerous health threats, and responding when these arise.
ASAM is a professional medical society representing over 6,000 physicians, clinicians and associated professionals in the field of addiction medicine.
Researchers, advocates, and clinicians who partner with families, professionals and other organizations to provide personalized support and resources to families while mobilizing policymakers, researchers and health care professionals to more effectively address addiction systemically on a national scale.
The mission of AACAP is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research.
The Foundation is a nonprofit public benefit corporation that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions and live drug-free.
A community of families affected by addiction, committed to ending the stigma of the disease and helping those with the disease to fully recover.
Addiction is a disease and Jewish people, like any other nationality, race or religion, are not immune. These are specific not-for-profit resources for the Jewish community.
These are educational sites with activities, information, guidance and resources for parents and educators.
Get the facts on drugs and their effects. Videos, games, activities, true facts. These are great sites for teens to get accurate information about drugs and alcohol.