Substance Abuse Resources

Below are resources, support groups and hotlines for different situations.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Phone: 301-443-3860

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) provides leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems by conducting and supporting research in a wide range of scientific areas, including genetics, neuroscience, epidemiology, health risks, prevention, and treatment; coordinating and collaborating with other research institutes and Federal programs on alcohol-related issues; collaborating with international, national, state and local institutions, organizations, agencies, and programs engaged in alcohol related work.

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
Phone: 1-800-662-HELP

The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), a part of the of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), is responsible for supporting treatment services through a block grant program. CSAT also operates the 24-hour National Treatment Referral Hotline (1-800-662-4357), which offers information and referral services to people seeking treatment programs and other assistance.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Phone: 510-839-8900

Alcoholics Anonymous is an international mutual aid fellowship whose stated purpose if to enable its members to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety.

Cocaine Anonymous (CA)
Phone: Go to to find a hotline phone number for your state.

Cocaine Anonymous is a 12-step program for people who seek recovery from drug addiction.

Crystal Meth Anonymous
Phone: 855-638-4373

Crystal Meth Anonymous is a fellowship of people who share their experience and strength, so that they may solve their common problem and help others recover from addiction to crystal meth.

Dual Recovery Anonymous
Phone: 913-991-2703

Dual Recovery Anonymous is a 12-step self-help program with recovery of dual diagnosis. The DRA program helps people to recover from both chemical dependency and emotional psychiatric illnesses by focusing on relapse prevention.

Marijuana Anonymous
Phone: 1-800-766-6779

Marijuana Anonymous is a fellowship of people who are working to recover from marijuana addition. They use the basic 12-step recovery program and by being guided as a group by the twelve traditions/guidelines.

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
Phone: 1-818-773-9999

Narcotics Anonymous is a global, community-based organization. They provide communication, coordination, information, and guidance so that their groups and members can more successfully carry the message of recovery.

Smart Recovery
Phone: 1-866-951-5357

Smart Recovery is an addiction recovery support group. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on leading scientific research.

Al-Anon Family Groups
Phone: 1-888-425-2666

Al-Anon Family Group is a program that offers recovery for the families and friends of alcoholics, whether the alcoholic recognizes the existence of their problem or seeks help.

Phone: 1-800-477-6291

Nar-Anon is a 12-step program for families or friends of those who are affected by someone else’s addiction.

Teen Line
Phone: 1-310-855-4673 or text Teen to 839863

Teen Line is a place where you can speak with another teen about getting help with various issues from bullying, depression, stress and peer pressure.