Substance Abuse

Substance abuse is an excessive use of psychoactive drugs, such as alcohol, pain medications, or illegal drugs. It can lead to physical, social, or emotional harm. Dependency on substance can cause health injury, difficulty with work and social relationships.

Get Help Now:

*For informational purposes only.

Consult your local medical authority for advice.*

1. SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)

  • 1-800-662-HELP (4357) 

  • www.samhsa.gov

  • SAMHSA'S National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7 available 365-a-year treatment, referral and information service available in English and Spanish.

 

2. Narcotics Anonymous 

 

3. Alcoholics Anonymous

  • www.aa.org 

  •  Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.