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2014 Toolkit

Resources Brochure

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The following is a list of mental and substance use resources that can help you during National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) and throughout the year. The resources listed below include organizations, programs, initiatives, and online tools that provide mental and/or substance use disorder services or information related to mental and/or substance use disorders. The resources are listed by category to help you quickly identify the resource(s) most closely aligned with your needs. Resources cover a variety of subject areas, including culture, policy, education, recovery support groups, mental illness, prevention, and more. The referenced organizations represent a broad sampling of what is available nationwide. Organizations in black are Recovery Month Planning Partners and are heavily involved in planning activities.

Please note: This list is not exhaustive of all available resources. Inclusion does not constitute endorsement by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

1224 Club

This organization is a community resource built around recovery. It strives to provide a safe, anonymous environment to groups and individuals seeking recovery, with an attitude of fellowship.

500 South Wolcott Street
Suite 200
Casper, WY 82601

Phone: 307-237-8035

16 Steps of Discovery and Empowerment

This program offers support for a wide variety of quality of life issues, such as addiction, codependency, abuse, and empowerment. 16 Steps focuses on a positive approach to help members celebrate personal strengths, stand up for themselves, heal physically, express love, and see themselves as part of the entire community, not just the recovery community.

P.O. Box 1302
Lolo, MT 59847

Phone: 406-273-6080


Healthy lifestyle education and activities for youth are presented through a program managed nationally by the families, 4-H, and Education and Extension Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

7100 Connecticut Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Phone: 202-401-4114

A New Path

This organization works to reduce the stigma associated with addictive illness through education and compassionate support, and to advocate for therapeutic rather than punitive drug policies.

P.O. Box 3644 #264
Rancho Santa FE, CA 92067

Phone: 619-670-1184

A Safe Haven Foundation

This foundation supports an individual as he or she enters into and sustains long-term recovery from substance use. It works with each person to develop a personal “Continuum of Housing and Care.”

2750 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608

Phone: 773-435-8300

About Recovery

This website offers recovery resources and provides a national helpline that is available 24 hours a day.

Phone: 877-345-3370

Abraham Low Self-Help System (ALSHS)

These meeting groups are safe places to talk about life’s struggles with others who have experienced similar struggles in their lives.

105 West Adams Street
Suite 2940
Chicago, IL 60603

Phone: 866-221-0302

Addiction Treatment Watchdog

This website is a resource for educating medication-assisted treatment patients and others about the disease and treatment of opiate addiction.

Advocacy Initiative Network of Maine

P.O. Box 878
Bangor, ME 4402

Phone: 888-375-5969 or 207-941-4734

Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.

300 Russell Road
Wethersfield, CT 6109

Phone: 800-573-6929 or 860-667-0460

Advocates for Recovery

This grassroots recovery community organization is made up of people throughout Colorado. The organization started with a handful of dedicated folks who recognized that the most difficult part of the road to recovery began after the individual had ceased using alcohol and other drugs.

P.O. Box 460176
Denver, CO 80246

Phone: 720-550-6757

Advocates for the Integration of Recovery and Methadone (AFIRM)

This group supports methadone as an effective tool of recovery that can be enhanced through the integration of other treatment approaches. It promotes the development of Methadone Anonymous (MA) and other 12-step fellowships, as well as clinical treatment alternatives, such as incorporating spirituality modalities into traditional treatment settings.

Phone: 888-638-8786

AIDS Service Center of New York City

This organization’s comprehensive programs include state-of-the-art peer education and training, harm reduction, specialized women’s services, HIV counseling and testing, mental illness services, medical and holistic care, case management, support groups, and many other innovative programs that help New York City’s most vulnerable individuals and families to survive and thrive in the face of HIV/AIDS.

41 East 11th Street
Fifth Floor
New York, NY 10003

Phone: 212-645-0875

Alaska Peer Support Consortium

P.O. Box 240588
Anchorage, AK 99524

Phone: 907-351-6890

Alcohol and Drug Rehab Treatment Resource Center

This online center provides information on key issues about alcohol and drug abuse, including intentions, rehab, and treatment. Visitors must enter identifying information to participate in this website.

Alcohol Justice

This policy-focused advocacy organization offers training and publications primarily concerned with alcohol marketing practices and counter strategies, and works closely with the World Health Organization and other groups to promote environmental prevention.

24 Belvedere Street
San Rafael, CA 94901

Phone: 415-456-5692

Alcoholics Victorious

This is a Christian-oriented, 12-step support organization for those recovering from alcohol or chemical dependency. It offers information and referrals, literature, phone support, conferences, support group meetings, and a newsletter.

P.O. Box 4422
Tequesta, FL 33469

Aliviane NO-AD, Inc.

This nonprofit community-based organization provides a comprehensive and integrated continuum of high quality trauma informed behavioral health, interventions, treatment, and education services.

P.O. Box 371710
El Paso, TX 79937

Phone: 915-782-4000

America in Recovery

This program offers a no-charge hiring website that helps employers and potential employees who are in recovery find each other.

6901 Alabonson
Houston, TX 77088

Phone: 281-598-9921

America’s Health Insurance Plans

This is a health plan association representing more than 1,000 health plans throughout the country. It provides information on managed care organization educational programs, health care delivery, research, services, and products.

601 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
South Building, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20004

Phone: 202-778-3200

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP)

The academy offers continuing education for substance use disorder treatment professionals.

400 Massasoit Avenue
Suite 307
Second Floor
East Providence, RI 2914

Phone: 401-524-3076

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

This academy provides information for AACAP members, parents, and families about the treatment of developmental, behavioral, and mental illness.

3615 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016

Phone: 202-966-7300

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

This organization serves as a forum for pediatricians to address children’s physical, mental, and social health needs.

141 Northwest Point Boulevard
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Phone: 847-434-4000

American Correctional Association (ACA)

This organization provides resources for practitioners in the correctional profession and those interested in improving the justice system.

206 North Washington Street
Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 800-ACA-JOIN (222-5646); 703-224-0000

American Council on Alcohol Problems

This federation of 37 state affiliates seeks long-range solutions to alcohol-related problems using educational and legislative approaches.

2376 Lakeside Drive
Birmingham, AL 35244

Phone: 205-985-9062

American Council on Alcoholism (ACA)

This group is dedicated to educating the public about the effects of alcohol, alcoholism, alcohol abuse, and the need for prompt, effective, readily available, and affordable alcoholism treatment.

1000 East Indian School Road
Suite B
Phoenix, AZ 85014

Phone: 800-527-5344

American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)

This group is the largest federal employee union representing 600,000 federal and Washington, D.C., government workers nationwide and overseas. Workers in virtually all functions of government at every federal agency depend on AFGE for legal representation, legislative advocacy, technical expertise, and informational services.

80 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 202-737-8700

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

This group is the nation’s largest and fastest-growing public service employees’ union. It has 1.4 million members and is made up of people who serve the public every day in all areas of government, health, education, and other services, both public and private.

1625 L Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-429-1000

American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)

This association is dedicated to promoting the holistic principle of honoring the whole person (mind, body, and spirit) and encouraging people to actively participate in their own health and health care.

P.O. Box 17400
Anaheim, CA 92817

Phone: 714-779-6152

American Legacy Foundation (Legacy)

This foundation works with those interested in decreasing the use of tobacco by Americans. Among Legacy’s top priorities are to reduce tobacco use by young people and support programs that help people quit smoking. Legacy works to limit people’s exposure to secondhand smoke

1724 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-454-5555

American Medical Association (AMA)
Office of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse

This collaboration of the AMA and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism contains the latest information on talking to your patients about their alcohol use.

330 North Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 800-621-8335

American Psychiatric Association (APA)

This association offers mental illness information for professionals, individuals, and families. APA member physicians work together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorders, including intellectual developmental disorders and substance use disorders.

1000 Wilson Boulevard
Suite 1825
Arlington, VA 22209

Phone: 888-357-7924; 703-907-7300

American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA)

This is a professional organization with 7,000 members committed to the specialty practice of psychiatric mental illness nursing, health promotion through identification of mental illness, prevention of mental illness, and the care and treatment of people with psychiatric disorders. APNA is a resource for psychiatric mental illness nursing and was recently named as one of American Chronicle's Top 10 Industry Associations in Nursing.

3141 Fairview Park Drive
Suite 625
Falls Church, VA 22042

Phone: 855-883-2762; 571-533-1919

American Public Health Association (APHA)

This association influences policies and priorities to set public health practice standards and to improve health worldwide.

800 “Eye” Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 202-777-2742

American Self-Help Sourcebook

This is a searchable database of more than 1,100 national, international, and online self-help support groups for addictions, bereavement, health, mental illness, disabilities, abuse, parenting, caregiver concerns, and other stressful life situations.


This organization provides support for veterans and the active military in procuring their earned entitlements.

4647 Forbes Boulevard
Lanham, MD 20706

Phone: 877-726-8387

Anesthetists in Recovery (AIR)

This is a network of recovering nurse anesthetists. Members support one another through phone support, information, and referrals to groups and treatment.

222 South Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Phone: 847-692-7050

This website provides information for teenagers seeking help if they are living with a parent who may be abusing alcohol/drugs. It provides information, helps teenagers think through their problems with their parents, and outlines places where teenagers can go for help. It builds off of Edith Lynn Hornik-Beer’s book, “For Teenagers Living With a Parent Who Abuse Alcohol/Drugs.”

APHA, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other
Drugs Section (ATOD)

A portion of the APHA website that offers downloadable newsletters; each year’s program for the ATOD Section at the APHA Convention; and a leadership directory of email links to active members of the ATOD Section. ATOD works to develop, foster, and advocate for sound research, policy, and practice in the fields of ATOD epidemiology, prevention, and treatment.

800 Eye Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 202-777-2742

Arab America and Chaldean Council

This organization is the premier non-profit human service organization providing services to the Middle Eastern and mainstream communities in Southeast Michigan.

28551 Southfield Road
Lathrup Village, MI 48076

Phone: (248) 559-1990

Arab and Middle East Resources Center (AMERC)

This nonprofit organization was founded to provide inter-culturally sensitive services to raise awareness about mental and substance use disorders. This includes public awareness and recovery support. AMERC is a member of Michigan Community Coalition for Change (MC3), which has a mission of building bridges for recovery and well-being.

Phone: 313-766-8712

Arizona-Hope, Inc.

236 South Tucson Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85716

Phone: 520-770-1197

Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum

This forum influences policy, mobilizes communities, and strengthens programs and organizations to improve the health of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.

450 Sutter Street
Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94108

Phone: 415-954-9988

Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum

This forum influences policy, mobilizes communities, and strengthens programs and organizations to improve the health of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.

1629 K Street NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20006

Phone: 202-466-7772

Asian Counseling and Referral Service, Inc.

This service provides a culturally competent, linguistically accessible community recovery center for Asian and Pacific Americans and other immigrants and refugees with a history of substance use disorders.

3639 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South
Seattle, WA 98144

Phone: 206-695-7600

ASPIRA Association, Inc.

This association offers programs and activities dedicated to leadership development and education of Puerto Rican and other Latino youth.

1444 Eye Street NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-835-3600

Assistance for Substance Abuse Center

This independent foundation is dedicated to improving community health in Cincinnati and 20 surrounding counties.

3805 Edwards Road
Suite 500
Rookwood Tower
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Phone: 513-458-6640 888-310-4904

Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse (AMERSA)

This association offers training and materials for medical professionals, students, and all primary health professional disciplines. AMERSA is dedicated to improving education in the care of individuals with substance use disorders.

P.O. Box 20160
Cranston, RI 2920

Phone: 401-243-8460

Association of Black Psychologists

This association addresses issues facing black psychologists and the black community.

7119 Allentown Road
Suite 203
Ft. Washington, MD 20744

Phone: 301-449-3082

Association of Recovery in Higher Education (ARHE)

This organization seeks to transform the world through recovery in higher education.

1000 Chastain Road MD 2403
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Phone: 678-797-2539

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

This nonprofit association transforms public health within states and territories to help members dramatically improve health and wellness.

2231 Crystal Drive
Suite 450
Arlington, VA 22202

Phone: 202-371-9090

Augsburg College’s StepUP Program

This program provides ongoing support to students in recovery who are willing and able to progress toward an academic degree through separate chemical-free housing, weekly individual support meetings, and community activities.

Oren Gateway Center #204
2211 Riverside Avenue
Campus Box 82
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Phone: 612-330-1405

Bangor Area Recovery Network

To provide a sustainable and reliable community recovery center that supports the needs of people affected by addiction.

142 Center Street
Bangor, ME 4412

Phone: 207-561-9444

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

This organization is devoted to improving the lives of people with mental illnesses through changes in policy and law.

1101 15th Street NW
Suite 1212
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-467-5730

Benzodiazepine Anonymous (BA)

This is a mutual support group for people in recovery from addiction to benzodiazepines (Xanax®, Halcion®, Valium®, Ativan®, Dalmane®, Librium®, etc.) or any other addicting prescription drug. BA uses its own lists of 12 steps and 12 goals.

Phone: 310-652-4100

Betty Ford Center

This center provides treatment for chemical dependency, as well as support and educational resources for family members and children of clients.

39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Phone: 888-745-7296

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America

This organization provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

230 North 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone: 215-567-7000

Black Administrators in Child Welfare, Inc.

This association provides help for African-American children and their families in the child welfare system.

7625 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: 240-482-4968

Board of Cooperative Educational Services – Capital Region

This organization provides educational leadership, services and support to meet the needs of our students and school districts in Albany, Schoharie, Schenectady and Saratoga counties of New York State.

900 Watervleit-Shaker Road
Suite 102
Albany, NY 12205

Phone: 518-862-4900

Boston University Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation

The Center is a research, training, and service organization dedicated to improving the lives of people who have psychiatric disabilities.

940 Commonwealth Avenue West
Boston, MA 2215

Phone: 617-353-3549

Boston University School of Medicine (BUMC)

The school provides summaries of the latest clinically relevant research on alcohol and health, particularly in the area of health disparities. The newsletter, “Alcohol and Health: Current Evidence,” is published by BUMC.

801 Massachusetts Avenue
Second Floor
Boston, MA 2218

Phone: 617-638-5300

Boston University School of Public Health

This school works to improve the health of local, national, and international populations, particularly the disadvantaged, underserved, and vulnerable, through excellence and innovation in education, research, and service.

715 Albany Street
Talbot Building
Boston, MA 2218

Phone: 617-638-4640

Boy Scouts of America

This group provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.

P.O. Box 152079
Irving, TX 75015

Phone: 972-580-2000

Boys and Girls Clubs of America

This organization provides opportunities for recreation and companionship for children at home with no adult care or supervision.

1275 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Phone: 404-487-5700

Calix Society

This is a 12-step fellowship of Catholic alcoholics who help one another maintain sobriety through Alcoholics Anonymous. The group is concerned with total abstinence and spiritual development of the whole personality of each member.

3881 Highland Avenue
Suite 201
St. Paul, MN 55110

Phone: 800-398-0524 651-773-3117

Camp Fire USA

This group offers services in areas such as youth leadership, self-reliance, after-school groups, camping, and environmental education.

1100 Walnut Street,
Suite 1900
Kansas City, MO 64106

Phone: 816-285-2010

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

This campaign works to protect children from tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke.

1400 “Eye” Street NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-296-5469

CAST Recovery Services

This organization provides individualized treatment planning in order to help their clients achieve healthy and productive lives. CAST’s services include individual therapy, family therapy, case management, crisis management, interventions, sober companions, and workshops.

Phone: 866-283-9885

Catholic Charities, USA

This membership association provides strong leadership and support to enhance the work of local agencies in their efforts to reduce poverty, support families, and empower communities.

2050 Ballenger Avenue
Suite 400
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703-549-1390

Catholic Internet Television Network

This organization is a global Catholic academic video forum produced by a Catholic worker community of homeless men and women in recovery from addictions. It provides a keynote lecture series, illustrated readings of spiritual classics, social networks, In The Rooms 12 Step video meetings, and video conferencing.

Celebrate Recovery

This is a worldwide Christ-centered recovery ministry.

1 Saddleback Parkway
Lake Forest, CA 92630

Phone: 949-609-8317

Center for Community Alternatives: Recovery Network of New York

The center promotes reintegrative justice and a reduced reliance on incarceration through advocacy, services and public policy development in pursuit of civil and human rights. Refer to website for offices throughout New York.

Center for Families, Children, and the Courts

This center is dedicated to improving the quality of justice and services to meet the diverse needs of children, youth, families, and self-represented litigants in the California courts.

455 Golden Gate Avenue
6th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102

Phone: 415-865-7739

Center for Recovery and Wellness Resources

This recovery oriented facility serving the Houston community is a place where people can receive recovery support services. It provides peer-recovery based services with mostly volunteers, people in recovery, and family members.

Center for Science in the Public Interest: Alcohol Policies Project

This center conducts policy development and technical research for the prevention of alcohol use disorders at local, state, and national levels.

1220 L Street NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-332-9110

Center for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)

This research center provides information on substance use disorders and their impact on individuals, families, and communities.

4321 Hartwick Road
Suite 501
College Park, MD 20740

Phone: 301-405-9770

Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT), Frontier Recovery Network

This network provides training, technical assistance, evaluation, research, and other services to support prevention, treatment and recovery in the alcohol and other drugs field. CASAT strives to improve substance abuse prevention and treatment services by helping states, organizations, agencies, and individuals apply evidence-based practices in the field.

Mail Stop 279
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557

Phone: 775-784-6265

Center for Veterans Issues, Inc. (CVI)

This organization serves men and women of our armed forces who find themselves in need from mental and/or substance use disorders after returning to civilian life.

315 West Court Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212

Phone: 414-345-3917

Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice

This center promotes a balanced and humane criminal justice system through the provision of direct services, technical assistance, and policy analysis.

40 Boardman Place
San Francisco, CA 94103

Phone: 415-621-5661

Central City Concern: Recovery Association Project (RAP)

This organization provides safe, clean, and secure supportive housing in to those in early recovery, a critical step to prevent relapse for those in recovery from substance use or other self-destructive behaviors, from domestic abuse to chronic homelessness.

11140 Southwest Barbur Boulevard
Portland, OR 97219

Phone: 503-908-1839

Central Mass. RLC

91 Stafford Street
Worcester, MA 1603

Phone: 508-751-9600

Central Rockies ATTC (serving CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

410 Chipeta Annex, Suite 1900
Utah Addiction Center University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Phone: 855-801-4237

Chemically Dependent Anonymous (CDA)

This group’s purpose is to carry the message of recovery to the chemically dependent person for those with a desire to abstain from alcohol and drugs.

P.O. Box 423
Severna Park, MD 21146

Phone: 888-CDA-HOPE (232-4673)

Chestnut Health Systems

This organization commits to providing high-quality care and services to the communities we serve. From drug and alcohol addiction inpatient facilities, to work-life and employee assistance programs, to a research institute, it works to achieve its mission to make a difference and improve quality of life through excellence in service.

Phone: 888-924-3786

Chicago Recovering Communities Coalition (CRCC)

This organization provides recovery support services to individuals in or seeking recovery from alcohol, other drugs, and mental illness.

Phone: 312-420-7226

Child Welfare League of America (CWLA)

This membership organization has more than 1,100 public and private nonprofit agencies promoting the well-being of children, youth, and their families, and protecting every child from harm.

1726 M St NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-688-4200

Children’s Defense Fund

The nonprofit child advocacy organization works to champion policies and programs that lift children out of poverty; protect them from abuse and neglect; and ensure their access to health care, quality education, and a moral and spiritual foundation..

25 E Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 800-CDF-1200 (233-1200)

Citizens Organized for Recovery and Education (CORE)

This organization envisions the future as an energetic and involved association, helping its members in their effort to provide quality prevention services, ensure treatment availability, and ongoing recovery support.

401 East Sangamon Avenue
Springfield, IL 62702

Phone: 217-544-1251

City of Angels

This organization offers support with the hope that it may be able to give people calm guidance as they approach the daily challenges faced by those affected with addictions.

P.O. Box 10237
Trenton, NJ 8650

Phone: 609-910-4942

Clergy Recovery Network

This network exists to support, encourage and provide resources to religious professionals in recovery.

P.O. Box 52
Joplin, MT 59531

Phone: 406-292-3322

Coalition of Behavioral Health Services

This collaboration of organizations and individuals in the Houston metropolitan area is working to increase awareness, provide education, and create partnerships that will help to prevent and reduce the problem and effect of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug misuse and related mental and physical health disorders.

501 Garden Oaks Boulevard
Houston, TX 77018

Phone: 713-426-2637, ext. 4511

Coalition of Mental Health Consumers

408 Sussex Street
Paterson, NJ 7503

Phone: 973-778-8810

Co-Anon Family Groups

This is a fellowship of men and women who are husbands, wives, parents, relatives, or close friends of someone who is chemically dependent. The program is primarily a 12-step program that combines self and mutual support systems.

P.O. Box 12722
Tucson, AZ 85732

Phone: 800-898-9985

Cocaine Anonymous World Services

This is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction.

21720 South Wilmington Avenue
Suite 304
Long Beach, CA 90810

Phone: 310-559-5833

Collaborative Support Program of New Jersey

11 Spring Street
Freehold, NJ 7728

Phone: 732-780-1175 or 732-677-1682 Ext. 4305

Communities for Recovery

This organization supports long-term recovery for people with substance use and co-occurring mental health conditions by partnering with communities to provide volunteer peer supported recovery programs and services.

4110 Guadalupe
Bldg. 635
Austin, TX 78751

Phone: 512-758-7686

Community Alliances for Drug-Free Youth, Inc. (CADFY)/Californians for Drug-Free Youth

Through community mobilization, CADFY co-develops and provides effective and comprehensive youth, adult, and family prevention/intervention/treatment and recovery community support services.

1010 Second Avenue
Suite 1900
San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: 619-557-5753

Community Bridges

This is a private nonprofit organization that provides services throughout Arizona, including a full continuum of the highest quality substance abuse and mental illness treatment, lifesaving interventions, support for women and children, outreach to help the homeless, and community-based prevention and education services for youth and families.

1811 South Alma School Road
Suite 160
Mesa, AZ 85210

Phone: 877-931-9142

Community Connections, Inc.

This organization combines a commitment to quality mental illness care with a passion for research and education that has led to its status as a recognized national leader in the delivery of creative and constantly evolving, evidence-based services for consumers and the community.

801 Pennsylvania Avenue SE
Suite 201
Washington, DC 20003

Phone: 202-546-1512

Community Intervention

This organization offers educational materials, training, and consultation for professionals working with children ages 5 to 18. Materials range from offering everything from tobacco cessation, to positive alternatives to suspension, to overcoming problems with drugs.

8014 Olson Memorial Highway
Suite 144
Minneapolis, MN 55427

Phone: 800-328-0417

CompassPoint Addiction Foundation

This foundation performs research about the causes and nature of substance use disorders.

P.O. Box 2800-338
Carefree, AZ 85377

Phone: 480-368-2688

Connecticut Clearinghouse

This organization serves as Connecticut’s resource center for information about substance use and mental health disorders, prevention and health promotion, treatment and recovery, wellness, and other related topics.

334 Farmington Avenue
Plainville, CT 6062

Phone: 800-232-4424

Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR)

A community of people in recovery, family members, friends, and allies, this group is organized to put a positive face and voice on recovery from substance use disorders.

198 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 6114

Phone: 800-708-9145

Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS)

This state-level department is dedicated to improving the quality of life of the people of Connecticut by providing an integrated network of comprehensive, effective, and efficient mental health and addiction services that foster self-sufficiency, dignity, and respect.

P.O. Box 341431
410 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 6134

Phone: 800-446-7348; 860-418-7000

Consumers Asserting Leadership in Montana

P.O. Box 1907
Great Falls, MT 59403

Corporation for Supportive Housing (CHS)

Since 1991, CHS advances its mission to help communities create permanent housing to prevent and end homelessness by providing advocacy, expertise, leadership, and financial resources to make it easier to create and operate supportive housing.

61 Broadway
Suite 2300
New York, NY 10004

Phone: 212- 986-2966

Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH)

This organization, established in 1991, advances its mission to help communities create permanent housing to prevent and end homelessness by providing advocacy, expertise, leadership, and financial resources.

61 Broadway
Suite 2300
New York, NY 10004

Phone: 212-986-2966

Council of Southeast Pennsylvania, Inc.

This is a private nonprofit prevention, education, advocacy, assessment, intervention, and recovery support organization, serving the counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia. The Council provides a wide range of services to reduce the impact of addiction and improve related health issues for the entire community, including families, schools, businesses, individuals, and the community, regardless of ability to pay, ethnicity, race, gender, age, or sexual orientation.

252 West Swamp Road
Doylestown, PA 18901

Phone: 215-345-6644

Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

The council works cooperatively with a wide variety of groups and individuals to address concerns about alcoholism, other drug addictions and related problems. CADA is the administrative agency for Santa Barbara Fighting Back, a community collaborative to reduce the demand for alcohol and drugs in South Santa Barbara County.

232 East Canon Perdido Street
P.O. Box 28
Santa Barbara, CA 93102

Phone: 805-963-1433

Council on Substance Abuse (COSA-NCADD)

This is a nonprofit voluntary organization combating alcoholism, other drug addictions, and related problems in central Alabama. COSA-NCADD's major programs include prevention and education, information and referral, advocacy, public awareness, and technical assistance. COSA-NCADD is a member and the state association for the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA).

828 Forest Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36106

Phone: 334-262-1629

CRC Health Group

This group offers the most comprehensive network of specialized behavioral care services in the nation, serving more than 30,000 people each day in 140 facilities, as well as providing healing and hope in the lives of patients, students, and families. For more than two decades, CRC programs have helped individuals and families reclaim and enrich their lives.

20400 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Sixth Floor
Cupertino, CA 95014

Phone: 877-272-8668

Crystal Meth Anonymous

This program is a 12-step fellowship for those in recovery from addiction to crystal meth. The only requirement for membership is the desire to stop using crystal meth.

4470 West Sunset Boulevard
Suite 107 PMB 555
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Phone: 855-638-4373


This website offers faith-based support forums for people in recovery.

DC Recovery

This organization provides tools and show people pathways to start or continue their own recovery journey.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

This group’s mission is to provide hope, help, and support to improve the lives of people living with depression or bipolar disorder. The DBSA pursues and accomplishes this mission through peer-based, recovery-oriented, empowering services and resources when people want them, where they want them, and how they want them.

730 North Franklin Street
Suite 501
Chicago, IL 60654

Phone: 800-826-3632

Detroit Recovery Project

This organization provides an array of support services, such as cognitive behavioral therapy; rapid HIV testing; hepatitis vaccinations; family re-integration; 12-step support groups; alcohol, tobacco, and other drug prevention; employment training; GED classes; and outpatient treatment to thousands of Detroiters every year. The ultimate goal is to encourage those seeking recovery to achieve and maintain long-term recovery and live productive, drug-free lifestyles.

1121 East McNichols Road
Detroit, MI 48203

Phone: 877-937-9377

Disabled American Veterans (DAV)

This organization is dedicated to building better lives for America’s disabled veterans and their families.

3725 Alexandria Pike
Cold Springs, KY 41076

Phone: 877-426-2838

Discover Films

This company produces award-winning health and educational videos for students, educators, and group leaders. Video topics include alcoholism or drug abuse, tobacco use and addiction, decision skills, and other issues.

P.O. Box 1589
Ojai, CA 93024

Phone: 504-450-3976

Dorchester Recovery Initiative (DRI-Dock)

This organization promotes personal recovery for all, no matter what path one takes to recovery. It is comprised of folks in recovery, active/former treatment clients, family members, prevention, and treatment professionals, faith-based groups, 12-Step group supporters, and concerned citizens.

Phone: 410-228-3230

Double Trouble in Recovery

This is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, hope with each other so that they may solve their common problems, and help others to recover from their particular mental and substance use disorders.

Phone: 800-328-9000

Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E)

This program is a police officer-led series of classroom lessons that teaches children from kindergarten through 12th grade how to resist peer pressure and live productive drug- and violence-free lives.

P.O. Box 512090
Los Angeles, CA 90051

Phone: 800-223-DARE (3273)

Drug Court Clearinghouse

This group provides technical assistance for drug court programs.

4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Suite 100
Justice Programs Office, School of Public Affairs, American University, Brandywine Building
Washington, DC 20016

Phone: 202-885-2875

Drug Strategies

This organization promotes more effective approaches to the nation’s drug problems and supports private and public efforts to reduce the demand for drugs through prevention, education, treatment, law enforcement, and community initiatives. The group has issued numerous reports assessing the effectiveness of various public and private substance abuse prevention efforts.

Phone: 800-559-9503

This comprehensive database features information and news alerts about potentially dangerous drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide. The website is dedicated to keeping the public informed about drug recalls, side effects, and pending litigation associated with various drugs and their manufacturers.


This comprehensive website database features extensive information about thousands of different medications and drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide. By providing FDA alerts, drug interactions, and potential side effects, this site provides patients with valuable knowledge that could enhance their ability to voice concerns with their doctors and improve their quality of care.

189 South Orange Avenue,
Suite 1600
Orlando, FL 32801

Phone: 800-452-0949

Dual Recovery Anonymous (DRA)

This is a self-help program for individuals who experience a dual disorder of chemical dependency and a psychiatric or emotional illness. The group is based on the principles of the 12 steps and the personal experiences of individuals in dual recovery.

P.O. Box 8107
Prairie Village, KS 66208

Phone: 913-991-2703

Elks Drug Awareness Resource Center

This program is the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the country. It is committed to eliminating the use of illegal drugs by all members of its society.

2750 North Lakeview Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614

Phone: 773-755-4700

Emotions Anonymous (EA)

This is a 12-step organization, similar to Alcoholics Anonymous. The fellowship is composed of people who come together in weekly meetings to work toward recovery from emotional difficulties. EA members are from many walks of life and are of diverse ages, economic statuses, and social and educational backgrounds. The only requirement for membership is a desire to become well emotionally.

P.O. Box 4245
St. Paul, MN 55104

Phone: 651-647-9712

Employee Assistance Society of North America

This society provides information for EAP professionals and organizations.

2001 Jefferson Davis Highway
Suite 1004
Arlington, VA 22202

Phone: 703-416-0060

Eva’s Village

This organization’s mission is to feed the hungry, shelter the homeless, treat the addicted, and provide free medical and dental care to the poor with respect for the human dignity of each individual.

393 Main Street
Paterson, NJ 7501

Exponents, Inc.

This organization is dedicated to improving the quality of life of individuals affected by drug addiction, incarceration, and HIV/AIDS. Programs are designed to support successful life transitions through engagement in services that ignite hope and promote awareness.

151 West 26th Street
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10001

Phone: 212-243-3434

FACE® Initiative

This national nonprofit organization raises awareness about the impact of substance abuse and provides realistic solutions that promote positive change.

105 West Fourth Street
Clare, MI 48617

Phone: 888-822-3223; 989-386-2315

Fairview Recovery Services

This organization offers professional and compassionate care that is delivered along a continuum of residential and support services for chemically dependent adults.

5 Merrick Street
Binghamton, NY 13904

Phone: 607-722-8987

Faith Communities Today

This resource is a series of ongoing research surveys and practical reports about congregational life, conducted and published by the Cooperative Congregations Studies Partnership, a multi-faith group of religious researchers and faith leaders.

77 Sherman Street
,  6105

Phone: 860-509-9542

Faith Partners

This organization engages and assists people of faith in the development of caring communities that promote prevention of alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse and where recovery from addiction is valued and supported.

P.O. Box 342695
Austin, TX 78734

Phone: 512-417-2307

Faith Unlimited

This organization helps men and women returning home from incarceration to re-build their lives and re-connect with family and community in healthy ways through its mentoring program, strengthening families program, and leadership development program.

736 State Street
Springfield, MA 1109

Phone: 413-779-2991


This organization provides housing and rebuilds lives for families in need.

2825 West Street
Suite One
Redding, CA 96001

Phone: 530-242-1492

Families Anonymous (FA)

This is a 12-step self-help recovery fellowship of support groups for relatives and friends of those who have alcohol, drug, or behavioral problems. The group is a nonprofit mutual help organization and is not affiliated with any religion or institution.

701 Lee Street
Suite 670
Des Plaines, IL 60016

Phone: 847-294-5877

Families USA

This organization is dedicated to the achievement of high-quality, affordable health care for all Americans.

1201 New York Avenue NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-628-3030

Family Empowerment Network (FEN)

This network offers support, education, and training for families of children with fetal alcohol syndrome or fetal alcohol effects, as well as interested professionals. The group creates a network of families that support one another and hosts annual family retreats.

1100 Delaplaine Court
Madison, WI 53715

Phone: 800-462-5254

Father Martin’s Ashley

This is a private, nonprofit facility for the treatment of substance use disorders serving people aged 18 and over. It offers a comprehensive program of services for individuals and families afflicted by the disease of addiction.

800 Tydings Lane
Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Phone: 800-799-4673

Fathers Against Drunk Driving (FADD)

This organization’s mission is to reduce the alcohol-related deaths within the community. FADD has over 7,000 members nationwide, in addition to members in Canada and Mexico.

76 West School Avenue
Porterville, CA 93257

Phone: 559-756-1748

Federation of State Physician Health Programs (FSPHP)

This organization evolved from initiatives taken by the American Medical Association (AMA) and individual state physician health programs, focusing upon rehabilitation and monitoring of physicians with psychoactive substance use disorders as well as mental and physical illnesses.

c/o American Medical Association 860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 2451

Fetal Alcohol and Drug Unit
University of Washington School of Medicine,
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

This group is dedicated to the prevention, intervention, and treatment of fetal alcohol syndrome and fetal alcohol effects.

180 Nickerson Street
Suite 309
Seattle, WA 98109

Phone: 206-543-7155

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Family Resource Institute

This is a grassroots coalition of families and professionals concerned with fetal alcohol syndrome effects. The group offers educational programs, brochures, information packets, group meetings, phone support, conferences, and referrals.

P.O. Box 2525
Lynnwood, WA 98036

Phone: 800-999-3429

Five Moms Campaign

This group of five women is spreading the word about cough medicine abuse. The campaign’s mission is to have each person tell five more moms about this nationwide problem, who will then tell another five, and another five beyond that.

900 19th Street NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006

Phone: 202-429-9260

Florida Peer Network

2728 Centerview Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone: 850-922-0090

Floridians for Recovery

This organization is an alliance supports long-term recovery and celebrates the recovery movement. It seeks to inform the public about the many misconceptions surrounding the diseases of alcoholism and drug addiction.

Focus On Recovery-United, Inc.

100 Riverview Center
Suite 272
Middletown, CT 6457

Phone: 860-704-0556 or 866-255-5029

Freedom Center

P.O. Box 623
Northampton, MA 1061


This support group teaches people to be free mentally and spiritually, as well as free from drugs and alcohol. It offers information and referrals, phone support, literature, and conferences.

538 South Overhill Drive
Suite 2
Los Angeles, CA 90043

Phone: 323-295-0009

Friends of Recovery

This organization is dedicated to promoting policies and practices supporting a vision of recovery from addiction.

1 Columbia Street
Albany, NY 12207

Friends of Recovery

This organization is dedicated to promoting policies and practices supporting a vision of recovery from addiction.

100 State Street
Suite 352
Montpelier, VT 5602

Friends of SAMHSA

This organization engages in communication, education, and grassroots advocacy in an effort to increase awareness and advance the agenda of SAMHSA. This independent coalition is dedicated to bringing awareness to the important role that behavioral health plays in overall health. This organization is not affiliated with SAMHSA.

P.O. Box 1315
Annandale, VA 22003

Phone: 571-426-0297

Fundación NuestraMente (OurMind)

This non-profit, peer-run organization located in Puerto Rico, dedicated to raising awareness about recovery and wellness through workshops, community events, support groups and audiovisual presentations.

Street 13 T-21 Ext. Villa Rica
Bayamón, PR 959

Phone: 787-238-5683

G.A.P. House Ministries, Inc.

This organization offers peer recovery support services for individuals seeking continuum stabilizing support and sustaining recovery from addiction of alcohol and other drugs.

P.O. Box 992
Nahunta, GA 31553

Phone: 912-462-HOPE (4673)

Gateway Foundation

This foundation is a private, nonprofit organization providing substance use treatment; each year, 29,000 clients are provided care in community-based and correctional settings.

55 East Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60604

Phone: 877-505-HOPE (4673)

Georgetown University
Health Policy Institute, Center on an Aging Society

The center is a nonpartisan public policy institute that fosters critical thinking about the implications of an aging society and studies the impact of demographic changes on public and private institutions and families of all ages.

P.O. Box 571444
3300 Whitehaven Street NW
Suite 5000
Washington, DC 20057

Phone: 202-687-0880

Georgia Council on Substance Abuse

This organization is dedicated to strengthen communities by promoting quality addiction prevention and treatment practices, and by supporting public policy that not only reduces the stigma associated with addiction, but also supports the development and implementation of a strong prevention, treatment, and recovery services system.

100 Edgewood Avenue
Suite 1685
Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: 404-523-3440

Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network

246 Sycamore Street
Suite 160
Decatur, GA 30030

Phone: 800-297-6146 or 404-687-9487

Girl Scouts of the USA

This organization is the leading authority on girls' healthy development, and builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

420 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10018

Phone: 800-478-7248; 212-852-8000

Grassroots Empowerment Project, Inc.

P.O. Box 8663
Madison, WI 53708

Phone: 800-770-0588 or 608-206-5094

Great Lakes ATTC (serving IL, IN, MI, MN OH, WI)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

1640 West Roosevelt Road, Suite 511
Jane Addams College of Social Work University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL 60608

Phone: 312-996-1373

Griffin Recovery Enterprises

This enterprise consists of books, presentations, and a blog, including Griffin’s “A Man’s Way Through the Twelve Steps,” and the Helping Men Recover curriculum, which focus on trauma-informed care.

4549 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Phone: 612-701-5842

GROUP Ministries, Inc.

This organization, through its Criminal Justice Initiative provides HIV/AIDS support services in 10 state and county correctional facilities of western New York.

1333 Jefferson Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14208

Phone: 716-883-4367

Haight Ashbury Free Clinics, Inc.

The mission of these clinics is to provide compassionate, integrated care that includes primary medical, mental health, and substance use disorder treatment.

1735 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Phone: 415-762-3700

Hands Across Cultures

This organization works to improve the health, education, and well-being of the people of northern New Mexico through family-centered approaches deeply rooted in the multicultural traditions of their communities.

P.O. Box 2215
Espanola, NM 87532

Phone: 505-747-1889

Hands Across the Bridge Project

This organization provides leadership development in the recovering community, gives a voice to people that they may speak out on recovery related issues, and learns to advocate for treatment and prevention resources in the community.

1701 Broadway Street
Vancouver, WA 98663

Phone: 360-524-2637

Harvard Medical School Division on Addictions

This Harvard Medical School teaching affiliate works to strengthen worldwide understanding of addiction through innovative research, education, and the global exchange of information.

101 Station Landing
Second Floor
Medford, MA 2155

Phone: 781-306-8600

Hazelden Foundation

This national nonprofit organization founded in 1949 helps people reclaim their lives from the disease of addiction. Hazelden’s comprehensive approach to addiction addresses the full range of patient, family, and professional needs, including treatment and continuing care, research, higher learning, public education and advocacy, and publishing.

P.O. Box 11
Center City, MN 55012

Phone: 800-257-7810

Health Communications, Inc. (HCI)

Founded in 1976, this company publishes several new titles per year for professionals and consumers. It provides information and education to addiction and mental illness professionals through “Counselor, The Magazine for Addiction Professionals.”

3201 SW 15th Street
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Phone: 800-851-9100

Health Consumer Alliance (HCA)

This alliance is a partnership of consumer assistance programs operated by community-based legal services organizations. The Alliance’s common mission is to help low-income people obtain essential health care.

2639 South La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90034

Phone: 310-204-4900


This organization gives hope, builds health, and changes lives for people in need by providing compassionate, integrated care that includes primary medical, mental health, and substance use disorder treatment.

1735 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Phone: 415-762-3700

Heartland Cares, Inc.

This organization is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive, client-centered, quality health care, support services, prevention education, and HIV testing.

619 North 30th Street
P. O. Box 2875
Paducah, KY 42001

Phone: 877-444-8183

Helping Young People Experience Recovery

This organization promotes the positive impact of addiction recovery in the community and the lives of individuals and families affected by the disease of addiction.

3321 N. Buffalo Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89129

HHS, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The institutes make up the nation’s medical research agency – making important discoveries that improve health and save lives. Thanks in large part to NIH-funded medical research, Americans today are living longer and healthier.

9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892

Phone: 301-496-4000; 301-402-9612 (TTY)

Hope Networks

This group supports community efforts regarding treatment, job skills, living skills, and retraining programs to reduce poverty, crime, and illiteracy found in untreated communities.

8867 Highland Road
Suite 320
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Phone: 866-859-3513

In the Rooms, Inc.

This social networking website is for the recovery community worldwide. Its mantra is H.I.T.C.H. - Help, Inform, Touch, Connect, and Heal - for those already in recovery, seeking recovery, and family and friends around the world.

Institute for a Drug-Free Workplace

This institute emphasizes the need for drug-free workplace programs and educates employers and the public at large about the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees with regard to substance use disorders and the workplace.

10701 Parkridge Boulevard
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20191

Phone: 703-391-7222

Institute for the Advancement of Human Behavior

This organization provides continuing medical education for mental illness, chemical dependency, and substance use disorder treatment providers in the United States and Canada.

409 Mendocino Avenue
Suite E
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Phone: 800-258-8411

Interfaith Health Program, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

This program actively promotes the health and well-being of individuals and communities who f ace health disparities, and brings together a diverse community of scholars and public health practitioners to assure access to health programs and services.

1518 Clifton Road
CNR 8050
Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: 404-727-4110

InterNational Association of Peer Specialists

This organization is dedicated to promoting peer specialists throughout the United States. This group of dedicated peer specialists seeks ways to spread the word about the effectiveness of education, training, hiring, and inclusion of peer specialists and peer advocates in all aspects of mental disorder and behavioral health care.

720 Clarkson Drive
Sparta, MI 49345

Phone: 616-773-8866

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)

This group represents approximately 750,000 members who work in a wide variety of fields, including utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads, and government.

900 Seventh Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 202-833-7000

International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)

This organization establishes standards and facilitates reciprocity for the credentialing of addiction-related professionals. This nonprofit, voluntary membership organization is comprised of certifying agencies involved in credentialing alcohol and drug use counselors, clinical supervisors, and prevention specialists.

298 South Progress Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Phone: 717-540-4457

International Community Corrections Association (ICCA)

This organization is dedicated to promoting community-based corrections for adults and juveniles to enhance public safety.

2100 Stella Court
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-420-4966

International Doctors in Alcoholics Anonymous (IDAA)

This is a group of approximately 6,000 recovering health care professionals of doctorate level who help one another achieve and maintain sobriety from addictions.

2616 NW 25th Place
Gainesville, FL 32605

Phone: 352-375-0240

International Lawyers in Alcoholics Anonymous (ILAA)

This organization serves as a clearinghouse for support groups for lawyers who are recovering from alcohol or other chemical dependencies.

Intervention 911

This group works with families nationwide to bring loved ones suffering from addiction to treatment. The organization also gives family and friends the tools they need to heal during the recovery process.

1425 South Via Soledad
Palm Springs, CA 92264

Phone: 866-888-4911

Iowa Advocates for Mental Health Recovery (IAMHR)

2003 Geneva Street
Sioux City, IA 51103

Phone: 563-564-2933

Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)

This nonprofit organization addresses critical issues facing new veterans and their families.

292 Madison Avenue
10th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Phone: 212-982-9699

Japanese American Citizens League

This community organization monitors and responds to issues that enhance or threaten the civil and human rights of all Americans and implements strategies to effect positive social change, particularly to the Asian Pacific American community.

1765 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

Phone: 415-921-5225

Japanese American Citizens League

This community organization monitors and responds to issues that enhance or threaten the civil and human rights of all Americans and implements strategies to effect positive social change, particularly to the Asian Pacific American community.

1629 K Street NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20006

Phone: 202-223-1240

Jewish Big Brother and Big Sister League

This league is an outpatient treatment program for adolescents, adults, and families suffering from alcohol, drug, or other addictions.

5750 Park Heights Avenue
Suite 286
Baltimore, MD 21215

Phone: 800-664-3848 410-466-9200

Junior Achievement

This organization educates and inspires young people to develop the skills they need to experience the realities and opportunities of work and entrepreneurship in the 21st-century global marketplace.

One Education Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Phone: 719-540-8000

Justice in Mental Health Organization

520 Cherry Street
Lansing, MI 48933

Phone: 800-831-8035 (in Michigan only) or 517-371-4661

Kaiser Family Foundation

This organization is a nonprofit, private operating foundation focusing on the major health care issues facing the nation. The foundation is an independent voice and source of facts and analysis for policymakers, the media, the health care community, and the general public.

2400 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Phone: 650-854-9400

Kansas Consumer AC for Adult Mental Health

358 North Main
Wichita, KS 67202

Phone: 316-978-5842

Kansas Consumer AC for Adult Mental Health

P.O. Box 485
Colby, KS 67701

Phone: 316-978-5842

Kennedy Krieger Family Center

This center is dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.

707 North Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205

Phone: 443-923-9200

KEY Consumer Organization, Inc.

2835 North Illinois Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208

Phone: 800-933-KEYS (5397) or 317-205-2500

Kingdom Recovery Center

This organization enhances the social and spiritual lives of those who have been affected by alcohol, drugs, or other addictions by providing a safe, substance-free, and welcoming environment for individuals and groups seeking to strengthen their recovery.

297 Summer Street
Johnsbury, VT 5819

Labor Assistance Professionals (LAP)

This organization is composed of members of trade and industrial unions involved in the provision or administration of member assistance programs, with special emphasis on issues of chemical abuse or dependency. It is dedicated to obtaining comprehensive alcohol and drug treatment and all other mental illness services for its members at a reasonable and fair price.

P.O. Box 857
Roscoe, IL 61073

Phone: 703-331-0818

Laborers’ Health and Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA)

This group exists to enhance jobsite safety and health, improve the competitiveness of signatory employers of the Laborer’s International Union of North America (LIUNA), and strengthen LIUNA.

905 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20006

Phone: 202-628-5465

Lakeview Health Alcohol Rehab Center

This organization is a Florida rehabilitation center licensed by the Florida Department of Children and Families and nationally accredited by The Joint Commission. It specializes in providing highly personalized care using a multidisciplinary approach, incorporating medical, psychiatric, psychosocial, and clinical treatments.

1900 Corporate Square Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32216

Phone: 1-800-884-1727

Latin American Youth Center

This center provides outpatient counseling services for Hispanic individuals, families, and groups.

1419 Columbia Road NW
Washington, DC 20009

Phone: 202-319-2225

Lawyers Helping Lawyers

This organization provides confidential, non-disciplinary help for lawyers, judges, law students, and their family members with substance use or mental disorders. Assistance may take many forms, such as assessment, professional consultation, information about and referral to treatment resources, informal and formal interventions, and monitoring.

600 East Main Street
Suite 2035
Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: 804-644-3212

Leadership to Keep Children Alcohol Free Foundation

The purpose of this coalition of governors’ spouses and public and private organizations is to prevent alcohol use by children between 9 and 15 years old

2933 Lower Bellbrook Road
Spring Valley, OH 45370

Phone: 937-848-2993

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center SpeakOUT!: Voices for Recovery

This center works to create safe and welcoming spaces for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in recovery.

208 West 13th Street
New York, NY 10011

Phone: 212-620-7310

Lifehouse Recovery Connection

This organization exists to serve the Recovery Community by offering training and certification to those seeking to utilize peer-to-peer coaching, by offering sober lodging to those in recovery, and by facilitating pathways to recovery by support services as a recognized recovery community organization.

317 Hancock Street
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: 619-501-8332

Long Island Recovery Association

This grassroots organization brings together individuals in recovery, along with families, friends and allies, to advocate for the rights and needs of those affected by the disease of addiction.

P.O. Box 262
Franklin Square, NY 11010

Lotus House, LLC

This organization offers a safe and consistent environment for women to begin their journey in recovery.

929 Pecan Street
Kerrville, TX 78028

Phone: 830-305-6038

Lutheran Services in America

This organization creates opportunities with people in thousands of communities throughout the United States and the Caribbean through more than 300 health and human service organizations connected to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and/or The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod.

100 Maryland Avenue NE
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20002

Phone: 202-499-5836 800-664-3848

Maine Alliance for Addiction Recovery

This statewide coalition organizes people in recovery from alcohol and drug addiction and recovery allies into a unified recovery presence within Maine. We are a statewide recovery community organization that represents the many pathways of recovery.

295 Water Street
Augusta, ME 4330

Phone: 207-621-8118


This campaign helps to transform public attitudes and policies affecting people seeking or in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

MAP Accountability Services, LLC

This organization is the creator of the 12-step based MAP Program. Through its Monitoring & Accountability Program, MAP is changing the field of recovery by successfully detecting early relapse behaviors and course correcting before a substance use event occurs.

1114 Lost Creek Boulevard
Suite 500
Austin, TX 78746

Phone: 855-627-1010

Marijuana Anonymous World Services

This is a fellowship of men and women who share a desire to stop using marijuana. They accomplish their goals by using the basic 12 steps of recovery founded by Alcoholics Anonymous.

P.O. Box 7807
Torrance, CA 90504

Phone: 800-766-6779

Maryland Recovery Organization Connecting Communities (MROCC)

This organization advocates, educates, celebrates, and creates opportunities and public policies that support men and women in recovery and their families.

5236 Fredcrest Road
Baltimore, MD 21229

Phone: 410-456-2228

Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery (MOAR)

This organization is a collective voice of people in recovery, families, and friends who are helping each other educate the public about the value of living in recovery and the resources to support recovery.

29 Winter Street
Second Floor
Boston, MA 2108

Phone: 617-423-6627

Mayo Clinic, Addiction Psychiatry

This addiction psychiatry unit offers chemical dependency programs for people with substance use disorders.

200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Phone: 507-284-2511

Meaningful Minds of Louisiana

1345 West Willow Street
Lafayette, LA 70506

Phone: 337-234-6291

Medical Assisted Treatment of America

This website aims to raise awareness and understanding of substance use, the problems it creates, and the ways to deal with these problems.

Phone: 770-428-0871

Men Against Destruction Defending Against Drugs and Social Disorder (MADD DADS Inc.)

This organization provides family activities, community education, speaking engagements, and “surrogate fathers” who listen to and care about street teens.

P.O. Box 8980
Minneapolis, MN 55408

Phone: 612-822-0802

Men for Sobriety

This organization’s purpose is to help all men recover from problem drinking through the discovery of self, gained by sharing experiences, hopes, and encouragement with other men in similar circumstances.

P.O. Box 618
Quakertown, PA 18951

Phone: 215-536-8026

Mental Health Action

126 SW 148th Street
Suite C100-310
Burien, WA 98166

Phone: 206-972-7647

Mental Health Advocacy, Inc.

P.O. Box 26952
Raleigh, NC 27611

Phone: 919-803-5813

Mental Health Association of Nebraska

1645 North Street
Suite A
Lincoln, NE 68508

Phone: 402-441-4371

Mental Health Consumer Advocates of
Rhode Island, Inc.

1280 North Main Street
Providence, RI 2904

Phone: 401-831-6937

Mental Health Consumer Concerns, Inc.

2975 Treat Boulevard
Building C
Concord, CA 94518

Phone: 925-521-1230

Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Network of Minnesota

1821 University Avenue, West
Suite 160
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Phone: 800-483-2007

Mental Health Empowerment Project – New York

21 Colvin Avenue
Albany, NY 12206

Phone: 518-434-1393

Mental Health First Aid Program

This resource helps the public identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. Those who take the 8-hour course to certify as Mental Health First Aiders learn a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.

Mental Patients Liberation Alliance

13 Hopper Street
Utica, NY 13501


This website is a compilation of information gathered by members of the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health (DMH) Southwest Suburban Site Board. Its mission is to learn about, educate, and advocate for all people living with mental illness.

MENTOR/National Mentoring Partnership

This group is widely acknowledged as the nation’s premier advocate and resource for the expansion of mentoring initiatives nationwide. MENTOR leverages resources and provides the support and tools that mentoring organizations need to effectively serve young people in their communities.

201 South Street,
6th Floor
Boston, MA 2211

Phone: 617-303-4600

Message Carriers of Pennsylvania

This organization provides advocacy and recovery related services to individuals and family members impacted by addiction and/or mental health disorders.

5907 Penn Avenue
Suite 235
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Phone: 412-361-0142

Methadone Support Organization (MSO)

This group is a support organization for medically assisted treatment available for people addicted or dependent on opiates for any reason. Its provider- and patient-friendly online support resources include information on methadone and pregnancy, Methadone Anonymous, support forums, on-site experts to answer questions, and more.

Metro Boston RLC
Solomon Carter Fuller Center

85 East Newton Street
Ground Floor
Boston, MA 2118

Phone: 617-305-9976

Metro Suburban RLC

460 Quincy Avenue
Quincy, MA 2169

Phone: 617-472-3237 617-786-7513

Miami Coalition for a Safe and Drug-Free Community
University of Miami/North South Center

This broad-based community organization is committed to reducing the problems of substance use disorders and directly related social issues by serving as a community convener and facilitator.

13287 Southwest 124 Street
Miami, FL 33186

Phone: 786-242-8222

Mid-America ATTC (serving IA, KS, MO, NE)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

5100 Rockhill Road
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO 64110

Phone: 816-235-5055

Military Pathways

This site is dedicated to families and service members who need a private and confidential assessment for conditions such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, and alcohol abuse. The resource also features a self-assessment.

Minnesota Department of Human Services
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division

This department develops and maintains an effective chemical health service system in Minnesota that encourages and supports research-informed practices surrounding substance use disorders.

P.O. Box 64977
St. Paul, MN 55164

Phone: 651-431-2460

Missouri Recovery Network (MRN)

This statewide organization advocates for addiction treatment and recovery support throughout Missouri. The network consists of members who are in personal recovery, family members, friends, allies and other supportive people who help to identify barriers to recovery and offer solutions, which will enhance recovery for a greater number of Missourians.

P.O. Box 104662
Jefferson City, MO 65110

Phone: 573-634-1029

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

This group’s mission is to stop drunk driving, support victims, and prevent underage drinking.

511 East John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062

Phone: 800-ASK-MADD (275-6233)

Mount Saint John Home & School for Boys

This residential treatment center provides high quality clinical and educational experiences that empower individuals and families with the skills, confidence, and fortitude to achieve their full potential

135 Kirtland Street
Deep River, CT 6417

Phone: 860-343-1300

NACoA, Just 4 Kids

This resource works to eliminate the adverse impact of alcohol and drug use on children and families by working to raise public awareness and provide leadership in public policy at the national, state, and local levels.

10920 Connecticut Avenue
Suite 100
Kensington, MD 20895

Phone: 301-468-0985

NASP, Ready to Learn, Empowered to Teach

This organization empowers school psychologists by advancing effective practices to improve students’ learning, behavior, and mental health.

4340 East West Highway
Suite 402
Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: 301-657-0270; 866-331-NASP (6277)

NASPA – Student Affairs in Higher Education
The Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Knowledge Community

This resource promotes the discussion of issues around alcohol and other drugs on student campuses, including sharing both successful and problematic practices, and the organization/planning of activities and events at regional and national meetings. The AOD Knowledge Community serves as a resource for both members of NASPA and other AOD groups.

111 K Street NE
10th Floor
Washington, DC 20002

Phone: 202-265-7500

National Alliance for Hispanic Health

This organization focuses on improving the health and well-being of Hispanics.

1501 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-387-5000

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

This is a nonprofit support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with mental illnesses. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports, and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.

3803 North Fairfax Drive
Suite 100
Arlington, VA 22203

Phone: 703-524-7600

National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education

This association represents the presidents and chancellors of diverse black colleges and universities: public, private and land-grant, two-year, four-year, graduate and professional, historically and predominantly black colleges and universities.

209 Third Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

Phone: 202-552-3300

National Association of African Americans for Positive Imagery

This organization mobilizes communities to live a healthy lifestyle, promote positive community and self images, and to foster environments free of health disparities.

1231 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Phone: 215-235-6488

National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)

This association offers information about statewide tobacco settlements. The NAAG was founded in 1907 to help Attorneys General fulfill the responsibilities of their office and to assist in the delivery of high quality legal services to the states and territorial jurisdictions.

2030 M Street NW
Eighth Floor
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-326-6000

National Association of Black Social Workers

The membership of this association includes African Americans working in social services. This association advocates for social change, justice and human development of African people here in the United States and throughout the world.

2305 Martin Luther King Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20020

Phone: 202-678-4570

National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)

This association promotes the provision of high quality, comprehensive and affordable health care that is coordinated, culturally and linguistically competent, and community directed for all medically underserved populations.

7501 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 1100W
Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: 301-347-0400

National Association of Counties

This association offers national legislative, research, technical, and public affairs assistance for U.S. counties.

25 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 202-393-6226

National Association of Medicaid Directors (NASMD)

This is a bipartisan, professional, nonprofit organization of representatives of state Medicaid agencies, affiliated with the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA). The primary purposes of this group are to serve as a focal point of communication between the states and the Federal government and to provide an information network among the states on issues pertinent to the Medicaid program.

444 North Capitol Street
Suite 254
Washington, DC 20001

Phone: 202-403-8620

National Association of Rural Health Clinics

This association offers information on how to improve the delivery of quality, cost-effective health care in rural, underserved areas.

Two East Main Street
Fremont, MI 49412

Phone: 866-306-1961

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

The association provides resources focused on enhancing the mental health and educational competence of all children.

4340 East West Highway
Suite 402
Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: 301-657-0270

National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD)

This association serves as the national representative and advocate for state mental health agencies and their directors, and supports effective stewardship of state mental health systems.

66 Canal Center Plaza
Suite 302
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703-739-9333

National Black Alcoholism and Addiction Council

This group is committed to educating the public about the prevention of alcohol abuse, alcoholism, and other drugs of abuse; increasing services for alcoholics and their families; providing quality care and treatment; and developing research models specifically designed for the African-American community.

1500 Golden Valley Road
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Phone: 877-NBAC-ORG (622-2674)

National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI)

The NBCDI provides and supports programs, workshops, and resources for African-American children, their parents, and communities in early health education, elementary and secondary health education, child welfare, and parenting.

1313 L Street NW
Suite 110
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-833-2220; 800-556-2234

National Center for Prevention and Research Solutions (NCPRS)

This center operates a drug prevention and education program called Race Against Drugs, and has a nationwide network of volunteers and DEA/FBI agents assisting the program by conducting community and school events throughout the country.

3132 South Ridgewood Avenue
South Daytona, FL 32119

Phone: 386-760-2254

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV)

This is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves as the resource and technical assistance center for a national network of community-based service providers and local, state, and federal agencies. These groups provide emergency and supportive housing, food, health services, job training and placement assistance, and legal aid and case management support for hundreds of thousands of homeless veterans each year.

333 ½ Pennsylvania Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20003

Phone: 800-VET-HELP (838-4357)

National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

This group provides information about the quality of the nation’s managed care plans.

1100 13th Street NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-955-3500

National Congress of American Indians (NCAI)

This organization offers assistance for tribes, tribal leaders, and youth in the prevention of, treatment of, and recovery from substance use disorders among American-Indian and Alaskan-Native families and communities.

1516 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-466-7767

National Consumer Supporter Technical Assistance Center at Mental Health America (MHA)

This technical assistance center at MHA strengthens mental illness consumer organizations and provider agencies by providing technical assistance in the form of research, informational materials, and training.

2000 North Beauregard Street
6th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311

Phone: 866-439-9465

National Council of Churches

The council helps parents communicate with their children about alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs.

110 Maryland Avenue NE
Suite 108
DC, 20002 

Phone: 202-544-2350

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges

The council supplies publications and information about juvenile and family courts.

P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507

Phone: 775-784-6012

National Council of Negro Women, Inc.

This organization seeks to lead, develop and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities.

633 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004

Phone: 202-737-0120

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence – New Jersey, Inc. (NCADD-NJ): Friends of Addiction Recovery-New Jersey (FOAR-NJ)

This organization advocates s on behalf of those affected by drug and alcohol addiction and their families.

360 Corporate Boulevard
Robbinsville, NJ 8691

Phone: 609-689-0599

National Development and Research Institutes, Inc. (NDRI)

This nonprofit research and educational organization is dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge in the areas of alcohol and drug use, treatment, and recovery; HIV, AIDS, and HCV; therapeutic communities; youth at risk; and related areas of public health, mental illness, criminal justice, urban problems, prevention, and epidemiology.

71 West 23rd Street
8th Floor
New York, NY 10010

Phone: 212-845-4400

National Drug-Free Workplace Alliance

The alliance offers drug-free workplace program assistance and education.

5999 Central Ave
Suite 301
St. Petersburg, FL 33710

Phone: 727-471-0009

National Education Association Health Information Network (NEAHIN)

This association improves the health and safety of the school community through disseminating information that empowers school professionals and positively impacts the lives of their students.

1201 16th Street NW
Suite 216
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-822-7570

National Empowerment Center (NEC)

This organization carries a message of recovery, empowerment, hope, and healing to people who have experienced mental illness, trauma, and extreme states.

599 Canal Street
Lawrence, MA 1840

Phone: 800-POWER2U (769-3728)

National Families in Action (NFIA)

This is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that seeks to prevent the marketing of drugs and drug use to children and helped them form parent groups to protect children’s health.

P.O. Box 133136
Atlanta, GA 30333

Phone: 404-248-9676

National Family Partnership (NFP)

This partnership is a coalition of families working for substance use prevention. The group hosts a number of prevention activities, including the Red Ribbon Campaign and the Plant the Promise Campaign.

2490 Coral Way
Suite 501
Miami, FL 33145

Phone: 800-705-8997

National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

This national parent-run organization focuses on the needs of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mental illness, and their families.

9605 Medical Center Drive
Suite 280
Rockville, MD 20850

Phone: 240-403-1901

National Health Law Program

This national program protects and advances the health rights of low income and underserved individuals.

1444 Eye Street NW
Suite 1105
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: 202-289-7661

National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA)

This organization is dedicated to empowering Hispanic physicians to be leaders who will help eliminate health disparities and improve the health of Hispanics.

1920 L Street NW
Suite 725
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-628-5895

National Home Infusion Association (NHIA)

This trade association represents and advances the interests of organizations that provide infusion and specialized pharmacy services and products to the entire spectrum of home-based patients.

100 Daingerfield Road
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703-549-3740

National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA)

This association provides training, policy, and development services to help American Indian children grow up safe, healthy, and spiritually strong.

5100 Southwest Macadam Avenue
Suite 300
Portland, OR 97239

Phone: 503-222-4044

National Indian Health Board (NIHB)

This organization provides health care research and services for tribes, area health boards, tribal organizations, federal agencies, and private foundations.

926 Pennsylvania Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20003

Phone: 202-507-4070

National Latino Behavioral Health Association

This organization brings attention to the great disparities that exist in the areas of funding, access, and quality of care for Latino consumers and families needing professional mental health and substance abuse services.

6555 Robin
Cochiti Lake, NM 87083

Phone: 505-980-5156

National Latino Children’s Institute (NLCI)

This national institute focuses the nation's attention on the contributions and challenges of young Latinos by advocating for their success and well-being through partnerships and programs.

118 Broadway Street
Suite 615
San Antonio, TX 78205

Phone: 210-228-9997

National League of Cities (NLC)

The overall purpose of the NLC is to strengthen and promote cities as centers of opportunity, leadership, and governance.

1301 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 550
Washington, DC 20004

Phone: 877-827-2385

National Medical Association (NMA)

This association serves as the collective voice of African-American physicians and a force for parity and justice in medicine and the elimination of disparities in health.

8403 Colesville Road
Suite 820
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Phone: 202-347-1895

National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse

The clearinghouse works toward the development of the mental health consumer movement, which strives for dignity, respect, and opportunity for those with mental illnesses.

1211 Chestnut Street
Suite 11000
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone: 215-751-1810; 800-553-4539

National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC)

This 501(c)(3) organization develops leadership in communities of color to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic. NMAC has advanced this mission through a variety of programs and services, including: a public policy education program, national and regional training conferences, a treatment and research program, numerous electronic and materials.

1931 13th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009

Phone: 202-483-6622

National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Project

This project presents drug facts, parenting tips, and family activities on protecting children from drugs and alcohol.

1250 North Pitt Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703-518-1200

National Sheriffs’ Association

This association offers crime prevention programs that help sheriffs better serve the people of their cities, counties, or jurisdictions.

1450 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 800-424-7827

National Treatment Accountability for Safer Communities (TASC)

This membership organization is dedicated to the professional delivery of assessment and case management services to substance involved criminal justice and court populations.

1025 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite 605
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-293-8657

National Veterans Foundation (NVF)

This group’s mission is to serve the crisis management, information, and referral needs of all U.S. veterans and their families.

9841 Airport Boulevard
Suite 418
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Phone: 310-642-0255

National Women’s Health Resource Center (NWHRC)

This nonprofit organization, which is dedicated to helping women make informed decisions about their health, encourages women to embrace healthy lifestyles to promote well-being and prevent disease. The NWHRC website offers an extensive alphabetical listing of health topics – such as HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, smoking, and violence against women – that provide science-based information on their topics. Each section includes a link to the source reference documents used for developing the topic materials.

157 Broad Street
Suite 200
Red Bank, NJ 7701

Phone: 877-986-9472

Network on Transitions to Adulthood

This group, supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, examines the changing nature of early adulthood (ages 18-34), and the policies, programs, and institutions that support young people as they move into adulthood.

3718 Locust Walk
University of Pennsylvania Department of Sociology
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215-898-1569

New Directions for Veterans

This is a long-term drug and alcohol treatment program that provides food, shelter, and rehabilitation to homeless veterans at four Los Angeles-area locations. An estimated 27,000 homeless veterans live in Los Angeles, which is home to the country’s largest Veteran’s Affairs hospital.

11303 Wilshire Boulevard
VA Building 116
Los Angeles, CA 90073

Phone: 310-914-4045

New England ATTC (serving CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

121 South Main Street
Center for Alcohol & Addiction Studies at Brown University
Providence, RI 2903

Phone: 401-863-6486

New England Institute of Addiction Studies (NEIAS)

This organization is dedicated to the education of professionals, volunteers, and the general public concerning alcohol and drug prevention and treatment issues. The Institute offers yearly intensive continuing education events supporting workforce development and skill building of the professionals and volunteers who provide services for substance abuse prevention, intervention, treatment, and recovery organizations.

75 Stone Street
Augusta, ME 

Phone: 207-621-2549

New Foundations

This organization builds a strong peer-to-peer recovery support system and recovery community. The community will be comprised of individuals and families healing and growing toward a new life free of substance-use and addiction.

P.O. Box 3736
Hot Springs, AR 71914

North Carolina Mental Health Consumers' Organization

P.O. Box 27042
Raleigh, NC 27611

Phone: 800-326-3842

North Central Vermont Recovery Center

This organization is dedicated to the enrichment of the social and spiritual lives of those individuals and their family member who have been afflicted by addiction, including but not exclusive to, alcohol and drugs. It provides an upbeat, welcoming, safe, and substance-free environment for individuals and families on their paths to lasting recovery.

275 Brooklyn Street
Morrisville, VT 5661

Phone: 802-851-8120

North East RLC
Northeast Independent Living Program

20 Ballard Road
Lawrence, MA 1843

Phone: 978-687-4288 (V/TTY)

Northeast and Caribbean ATTC (serving NJ, NY, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

71 West 23 Street,
8th Floor
National Development & Research Institutes, Inc. (NDRI)
New York, NY 10010

Phone: 212- 845-4429

Northwest ATTC (serving AK, ID, OR, WA)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

3181 Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239

Phone: 503-494-9611

Office - Central East ATTC (serving DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, WV)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

8737 Colesville Road
Suite 300
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Phone: 240-645-1145

Ohio Center for Advocacy,
Training, and Support

P.O. Box 36
Tallmadge, OH 44278

Ohio Citizen Advocates for Chemical Dependency Prevention and Treatment

This organization eliminates the discrimination associated with alcohol and other drug addiction by educating the public that alcohol and other drug addiction is a preventable, treatable medical illness; reducing barriers to treatment; and advocating for a system of care that supports a continuum of effective alcohol and other drug services.

6797 North High Street
Suite 238
Columbus, OH 43085

Phone: 614-486-2430

Ohio Empowerment Coalition

6797 North High Street
Suite 238
Columbus, OH 43085

Phone: 614-310-8054 or 877-643-6701

Oklahoma Citizen Advocates for Alcohol Recovery and Treatment Association (OCARTA)

This organization empowers recovering people and their families through physical, emotional and spiritual growth to make significant contributions to society.

Phone: 866-848-7555

Oklahoma Citizen Advocates for Recovery and Treatment

This group’s mission is to empower recovering people and their families through physical, emotional, and spiritual growth to make significant contributions to society.

2808 Northwest 31st Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73112

Phone: 866-848-7555

Oklahoma Mental Health Consumer Council

3200 NW 48th Street
Suite 102
Oklahoma City, OK 73112

Phone: 405-604-6975

On Our Own of Maryland

1521 South Edgewood Street
Suite C
Baltimore, MD 21227

Phone: 800-704-0262 or 410-646-0262


This initiative is aimed at ending discrimination against people with mental illness and is coordinated by the Mental Health Association in Pennsylvania. The campaign is centered on educating the public about mental illness and the legal rights of people living with a mental illness.

1414 North Cameron Street
First Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17103

Phone: 717-346-0549

Operation Unite

Operation UNITE provides a toll-free Treatment Referral Line for anyone seeking assistance with a drug addiction. UNITE provides vouchers for low-income residents of Kentucky’s Fifth Congressional District who suffer from substance abuse issues to receive short-term and long-term residential treatment. In addition, UNITE supports individuals in after-care treatment once they have completed treatment.

350 CAP Drive
London, KY 40744

Phone: 1-866-908-6483

Oregon Mental Health Consumer/
Psychiatric Survivor Coalition (OCSC)

P.O. Box 11284
Eugene, OR 97440

Organization of Chinese Americans

This organization is dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans.

1322 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-223-5500

Overcomers In Christ (OIC)

This recovery program deals with every aspect of addiction and dysfunction (spiritual, physical, mental, emotional, and social) using Christ-centered motivations.

P.O. Box 34460
NE, 68134 

Phone: 866-573-0966

Overcomers Outreach, Inc.

This group provides Christ-centered, 12-step support for people with any compulsive behavior, their families, and friends. It uses the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous and applies them to the Scriptures.

12828 Acheson Drive
CA, 90601 

Phone: 800-310-3001

Pacific Southwest ATTC (serving AZ, CA, HI, NV, Pacific Islands)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

11075 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 100
UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs
Los Angeles, CA 90025

Phone: 310-267-5408

Parent/Professional Advocacy League (PAL)

This group provides support, education, and advocacy around issues related to children’s mental illness.

45 Bromfield Street
10th Floor
Boston, MA 2018

Phone: 866-815-8122

Parents 4 A Change

This website works to raise awareness about the use of opiates and heroin among teenagers.

Partnership for a Drug-Free Detroit

This organization offers useful information, training, and city-wide support and resources for making communities safe and drug-free.

Phone: 800-467-2452

Partnership for a Drug-Free NC, Inc.

This partnership coordinates statewide resources and provides services to reduce the negative impact of substance use and mental illness on North Carolina’s individuals, families, and communities.

665 West Fourth Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Partnership for Prevention (PFP)

This organization seeks to create a “prevention culture” in America, where the prevention of disease and the promotion of health, based on the best scientific evidence, is the first priority for policymakers, decisionmakers, and practitioners who can make a difference in this area.

1015 18th Street NW,
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-833-0009

Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona: Guadalupe Community Change Oriented Recovery Effort (CCORE)

This program provides quality, competent, and culturally compatible peer services to tribal and community members investigating or seeking support in ending a substance abuse or dependence, and to promote healing, wellness and sobriety for individuals, family, and the community.

9446 Calle Azteca
Guadalupe, AZ 85283

Phone: 480-768-2025

Pathways to Promise

This organization is an interfaith technical assistance and resource center that offers liturgical and educational materials, program models, and networking information to promote a caring ministry with people with mental illness and their families. These resources are used by people at all levels of faith group structures from local congregations to regional and national staff.

5400 Arsenal Street
St. Louis, MO 63139

Peer Choices, Inc.

1105 North Telegraph Road
Suite 300
Waterford, MI 48328

Phone: 248-451-5350

Pennsylvania Mental Health
Consumers Association

4105 Derry Street
Harrisburg, PA 17111

Phone: 717-564-4930

Pennsylvania Recovery Organizations Alliance, Inc. (PRO-A), Statewide/Regional Community Mobilization Project

This organization mobilizes, educates, and advocates to eliminate the discrimination toward those affected by alcoholism and other drug addiction to ensure hope, health, and justice for individuals, families, and those in recovery.

900 South Arlington Avenue
Suite 254-A
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Phone: 717-545-8929

People Advocating Recovery

This group works to eliminate barriers to recovery from addiction.

1425 Story Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206

Phone: 502-552-8573


378 Violet Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Phone: 845-452-2728

Personal Empowerment Recovery Coalition (PERC)

1818 North Taylor Street
Suite 311
Little Rock, AR 72207

Phone: 501-288-9323

Physicians and Lawyers for National Drug Policy (PLNDP)

This organization conducts research and provides information to the public on drug use disorders, and works to put a new emphasis on national drug policy by substantially refocusing the investment in the prevention and treatment of harmful drug use.

Brown University Box G-S121-4
PLNDP National Office, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies
Providence, RI 2912

Phone: 401-863-6635

Pills Anonymous (PA)

This self-help, self-supporting, anonymous 12-step program is based on Alcoholics Anonymous. It is designed for those who want to help themselves and others recover from chemical addiction.

Pima Prevention Partnership

This partnership aims to reduce relapse and supports wellness using a strength-based approach to recovery.

924 North Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711

Phone: 520-791-2711

Pinal Hispanic Council: Proyecto Bienestar
(Project WellBeing)

This project seeks to provide opportunities for recovering people and empower them to influence public policy. Its staff is dedicated to honoring and celebrating the positive experience of recovery.

712 North Main Street
Eloy, AZ 85231

Phone: 520-466-7765

Pinal Hispanic Council: Proyecto Bienestar, (Project WellBeing)

This project seeks to provide opportunities for recovering people and empower them to influence public policy. Its staff is dedicated to honoring and celebrating the positive experience of recovery.

712 North Main Street
Eloy, AZ 85231

Phone: 520-466-7765

Presbyterians for Addiction Action (PAA)
Presbyterian Health, Education and Welfare Association

This association assists Presbyterians as they minister in to restore people of the Presbyterian faith.

100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: 800-728-7228, ext. 5580

Pressing the Issue

This site’s goal is to educate people about the ins and outs of the problems of drug addiction and diseases associated with using drugs.

Project ABLE

3876 Beverly Avenue NE
Suite 7
Salem, OR 97305

Phone: 503-363-3260 or 888-363-3260

Project Vox

This organization educates society on the disease of alcoholism and other drug addiction. It works to reduce the stigma attached to the disease and advocate for adequate treatment for those suffering from the disease.

31900 Utica Road
Fraser, MI 48026

Phone: 586-541-0033

Puerto Rican Organization for Community Education and Economic Development, Inc.

This organization addresses the social, health, and economic needs of Latino and non-Latino communities.

1126 Dickinson Street
Elizabeth, NJ 7201

Phone: 908-351-7727

Rational Recovery Systems (RRS)

This is a program is a source of information, counseling, guidance, and direct instruction on independent recovery through planned, permanent abstinence of self-recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs through planned, permanent abstinence using Addictive Voice Recognition Technique (AVRT).

P.O. Box 800
Lotus, CA 95651

Phone: 530-621-2667

Recover Project

This organization is a community opened to all concerned with alcohol and drug addiction. It exists to foster recovery and empower individuals, families, and the greater community of Franklin County.

8 Federal Street
Greenfield, MA 1301

Phone: 413-774-5489

Recover Wyoming

This organization is a safe, welcoming, sober space that allows people from all recovery backgrounds to come together to socialize, access information and resources, and volunteer.

512 East Lincolnway
Cheyenne, WY 82001

Phone: 307-421-7261

Recovery Advocates of America (South Jersey Chapter)

This organization offers options and support to increase the likelihood of sustained sobriety. Its services are designed to meet the needs of anyone affected by addiction: families in crisis, individuals transitioning from one level of care to the next, those who are at risk for relapse, and adults struggling to maintain their sobriety.

P.O. Box 8475
Trenton, NJ 8650

Recovery Alliance of Austin

This organization strengthens the recovery community by providing educational opportunities and support services. Its goal is to unify the recovery community by using the spirit of collaboration as its guide.

P.O. Box 49525
Austin, TX 78765

Recovery Alliance of El Paso

The alliance was organized in 1998 to fight stigma for people in recovery from substance use disorders and is now dedicated to providing peer-to-peer recovery support services.

P.O. Box 9669
El Paso, TX 79995

Phone: 866-535-7276

Recovery Allies of West Michigan

This non-profit is voice for the recovery community, working to reduce stigma and help shaping public attitudes towards individuals and families who are living with a substance use disorder.

Phone: 616-262-8531

Recovery Empowerment Network (REN)

P.O. Box 7732
Phoenix, AZ 85011

Phone: 602-248-0368

Recovery Friendly Taos

This organization works to support recovery from substance use disorders in Taos county.

Recovery Ministries of the Episcopal Church

This is a national membership organization that raises awareness throughout the church community about addictions and the hope of recovery from these illnesses.

P.O. Box 40764
Memphis, TN 38174

Phone: 866-306-1542

Recovery Resource Center

This organization advances prevention by teaching skills, enhancing knowledge, and building resiliency; advances recovery by changing behaviors, applying new abilities, and helping others through state-of-the-art care; and advances wellness by sustaining healthy lifestyles for the individual, the family, and the community.

428 South 36th Street
Quincy, IL 62301

Phone: 217-224-6300

Recovery, Education, Advocacy, and Leadership (REAL)

This organization supports prevention, treatment, and recovery from the disease of addiction.

P. O. Box 3815
Highland Park, MI 48203

Phone: 313-365-3110

Rehab Programs Inc.

This community service provider helps find the right rehab program for those suffering from drug and alcohol addictions. With over 20 years in the substance abuse field, Rehab Programs Inc. understands the needs of people and their families.

Phone: 866-501-3366

Relief Nurseries, Inc.: Accessing Success

This project prevents the cycle of child abuse and neglect by early intervention that focuses on building successful and resilient children, strengthening parents, and preserving families.

1720 West 25th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405

Phone: 541-343-9706

Remove Intoxicated Drivers (RID)

This group’s mission is to deter impaired driving and teen binge drinking that often leads to intense trauma for all concerned. Its members advocate for victims, enablers of tough laws, and watchdogs for law enforcement and adjudication in the courts.

P.O. Box 520
Schenectady, NY 12301

Phone: 888-283-5144; 518-372-0034

Resolution Ranch

This is a therapeutic camp in Texas for troubled teen boys ages 13 to 17.

Phone: 254-718-3364

Rhode Island Community for Addiction Recovery Efforts (RI CARES)

This grassroots alliance advocates for, and improves the public perception about, those in recovery from substance use disorders.

243 Main Street
Pawtucket, RI 2860

Phone: 401-475-2960

Ridgeview Institute

This institute provides substance use and mental illness treatment services in Georgia.

3995 South Cobb Drive
Symrna, GA 30080

Phone: 800-329-9775

Rimrock Foundation

This foundation offers community-developed treatment services for substance use disorders and compulsive behaviors. It provides four levels of care: outpatient, intensive outpatient (evening care), partial hospitalization (day treatment), and medically monitored inpatient.

1231 North 29th Street
Billings, MT 59101

Phone: 800-227-3953

Rockland Council on Alcoholism & Other Drug Dependence, Inc.: Friends of Recovery-Rockland (FOR-Rockland)

The council is dedicated to supporting and steadfastly advocating for the recovery community and their families and friends in overcoming any and all barriers to healing.

25 Smith Street
Suite 101
Nanuet, NY 10954

Phone: 845-215-9788

Rosehedge/Multifaith Works

This group serves vulnerable men and women living with HIV/AIDS by providing housing, compassionate health care, and supportive services that enhance the quality of their lives. In addition, it unites communities of compassionate care and inclusive spirituality with people living in isolation and loneliness

1401 East Jefferson Street
Suite 401
Seattle, WA 98122

Phone: 206-324-1520

Salvation Army

This organization provides a broad array of social services that include providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless, and opportunities for underprivileged children.

615 Slaters Lane
P.O. Box 269
Alexandria, VA 22313

Phone: 703-684-5500

Save Our Selves (SOS Clearinghouse)

This organization is dedicated to providing a path to sobriety, an alternative to those paths depending upon supernatural or religious belief.

4773 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90027

Phone: 323-666-4295

Save Our Society from Drugs

This is a legislative and congressional affairs organization that fights against permissive drug policy that negatively impacts society.

5999 Central Avenue,
Suite 301
St. Petersburg, FL 33710

Phone: 727-828-0211

Schizophrenia Anonymous (SA)

This organization promotes improvement in the lives of people with schizophrenia-related illnesses and their families by providing support, hope, and awareness so that early diagnosis, treatment, and community services increase recovery.

P.O. Box 941222
Houston, TX 77094

Phone: 866-800-5199

Serving Children and Adolescents in Need

This organization provides individuals with access to a variety of evidence-based prevention, intervention, and treatment services that are delivered by highly trained and caring staff members.

2387 East Saunders Street
Laredo, TX 78401

Phone: 800-355-7226

Seventh-Day Adventist Church

Through the Adventist Development and Relief Agency and other programs, this church operates youth camps, community service projects, family life counseling, and health and temperance programs, which include substance use disorder prevention/treatment and recovery options as a continuum.

12501 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD 20904

Phone: 301-680-6000

Shinnyo-en Foundation

This organization helps build more caring communities by supporting educational programs that engage and inspire young people in meaningful acts of service. The foundation was established in 1994 by Shinnyo-en, a lay Buddhist order whose members strive to live with utmost sincerity and respect for others.

201 Mission Street
Suite 2230
San Francisco, CA 94105

Phone: 415-777-1977

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

This sorority offers social services for communities around the nation.

1000 South Hill Drive
Suite 200
Cary , NC 27513

Phone: 919-678-9720; 888-774-1922

This website is dedicated to fighting the disease of alcoholism and other drug addictions by providing education, information, help and hope to the public. It is a resource for addicts, their families, and loved ones to go to in order to find the best treatment and care and the best financial and clinical fit available anywhere.

Phone: 855-585-8166


This organization’s mission is to reduce the high cost of addiction while improving the health and wellness of communities and lives, via recovery, awareness, and community.

P.O. Box 4616
Austin, TX 78765

Social Workers Helping Social Workers (SWHSW)

This group offers assistance to social workers and social work students who are struggling with alcoholism, drug dependence, eating disorders, codependency, adult children of alcoholics’ issues, sexual compulsion, debt or gambling issues, work addiction, among others.

Society for Adolescent Medicine

This organization offers advice for teens and parents on how to avoid alcohol and drug dependency.

111 Deer Lake Road
Suite 100
Deerfiedl, IL 60015

Phone: 847-753-5226

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

This is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management.

1800 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 800-283-7476

Society for Prevention Research

This professional organization focuses on the advancement of science-based prevention programs and policies through empirical research.

11240 Waples Mill Road
Suite 200
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: 703-934-4850

South Carolina Share

427 Meeting Street
West Columbia, SC 29169

Phone: 800-832-8032 or 803-739-5712

South Dakota United for Hope and Recovery

P.O. Box 3052
Rapid City, SD 57709

Phone: 605-549-5509

South Southwest ATTC (serving AR, TX, LA, NM, OK)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

1717 West Sixth Street
Suite 335
University of Texas School of Social Work Center for Social Work Research
Austin, TX 78703

Phone: 512-232-0616

Southcentral Foundation: Alaska Women’s, Recovery Project (AWRP)

This project provides community-based, peer-driven and peer-led recovery support for women whose lives have been disrupted by alcoholism, drug addiction and co-occurring mental disorders.

Gathering Place for Women Recovery Community Center, 505 W. Northern Lights Boulevard
Suite 102
Anchorage, AK 99503

Phone: 907-729-5190

Southeast ATTC (serving AL, FL, KY, GA, MS, NC, SC, TN)

To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information can be found on the ATTC Network website.

720 Westview Drive SW
National Center for Primary Care at Morehouse School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA 30310

Phone: 404-752-1016

Southeast RLC

60 Hodges Avenue Gifford Building
Office 127
Taunton, MA 2780

Phone: 508-977-3127

Southern Minnesota Recovery Connection

This organization mobilizes resources within and outside the recovery community to increase long-term recovery from alcohol and drug addictions.

220 East Main Street
Suite 4
Mankato, MN 56001

Phone: 507-386-5729

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

This church welcomes all people who enter in peace and to offer compassionate care and voice to people who are hungry, ill, without good and safe shelter, unemployed, excluded, and in despair.

221 34th Street
Newport News, VA 23607

Phone: 757-247-5086

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)

This organization provides students with the best prevention tools possible to deal with the issues of underage drinking, other drug use, risky and impaired driving, and other destructive decisions.

255 Main Street
Marlborough, MA 1752

Phone: 877-SADD-INC (7233-462)

Students Taking Action Not Drugs (STAND)

This college-level substance abuse prevention marketing program educates students about the dangers of addictive drugs and mobilizes them to reduce substance use on their campuses

5999 Central Avenue, Suite 301
St. Petersburg, FL 33710

Phone: 727-828-0211

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA)

This data archive contains substance use disorder and mental illness research data. SAMHDA promotes the access and use of SAMHSA's substance abuse and mental health data by providing public-use data files and documentation for download and online analysis tools to support a better understanding of this critical area of public health.

P.O. Box 1248
ICPSR University of Michigan Institute for Social Research
Ann Arbor, MI 48106

Phone: 888-741-7242

Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists (SALIS)

Established in 1978, this international association of individuals and organizations has special interests in the exchange and dissemination of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug information. SALIS holds an annual conference, publishes a quarterly newsletter, maintains a members-only listserv facilitating rapid exchanges of substance abuse information, and maintains a comprehensive list of bibliographic, statistical, and related databases covering all aspects of substance abuse.

P.O. Box 9513
Berkeley, CA 94709

Phone: 510-769-1831

Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Education Development Center, Inc. (SPRC)

This center provides prevention support, training, and resources to assist organizations and individuals to develop suicide prevention programs, interventions, and policies, and to advance the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention.

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, MA 2453

Phone: 877- GET-SPRC (438-7772); 617-964-5448 (TTY)

Surviving Our Loss and Continuing Everyday (SOLACE)

This organization promotes public awareness about drug addiction and recovery and eliminates the discrimination surrounding the issue. It provides evidence-based prevention services for children and adolescents, and aids in the development of support groups for individuals and families who have lost a loved one to a drug related death or who have someone who struggles with addiction.

Swords to Plowshares

This community-based nonprofit group is committed to helping veterans break through the cultural, educational, psychological, and economic barriers they often face in their transition to the civilian world.

1060 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Phone: 415-252-4788

Technical Assistance and Professional Training
National Association on Drug Abuse
Problems, Inc.

This program provides workforce development professionals working in chemical dependency treatment programs with valuable tools for preparing clients for work. The program provides one-on-one technical assistance to treatment program staff by offering customized in-services, consultation, assessment of services, and resources for optimizing employment outcomes.

355 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017

Phone: 212-986-1170

Tennessee Mental Health Consumers' Association

480 Craighead Street
Suite 200
Nashville, TN 37204

Phone: 888-539-0393 or 615-250-1176

Texas Catalyst for Empowerment

P.O. Box 5971
Austin, TX 78763

The Advocacy Group

This organization aims to educate the community about addiction, successful treatment strategies and recovery.

354 Vine Street
Kittanning, PA 16201

The Alexandria Community Services Board (CSB)

This group provides effective and cost-efficient mental illness, mental retardation, and substance use prevention and treatment services that measurably improve the quality of life for Alexandria, VA’s neediest citizens.

720 North Saint Asaph Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703-746-3400

The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)

This association supports the nation’s 56 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures.

515 King Street
Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703-894-1858

The Art of Recovery

This one-day event offers educational workshops, resources and solutions. It is part of the celebration of Recovery Month.

10105 East Via Linda
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Phone: 480-767-7880

The Bridge Foundation

This organization seeks to be an informational and supportive conduit for Young People and families affected by substance use and other life challenges.

Phone: 267-908-5437 (KIDS)

The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston

This organization helps develop a drug-free business community by evaluating risk, reducing discrimination, educating employers and workers, and implementing programs that make a positive impact on business results.

303 Jackson Hill Street
Houston, TX 77007

Phone: 877-777-8829

The Empowerment Center, Inc.

20 East First Street
Suite 304
Mount Vernon, NY 10550

Phone: 914-699-5036

The Journal of Global Drug Policy and Practice

This journal is a peer-reviewed, scientific, free online publication that helps public and private entities to participate in the exchange of valuable information about drug policy and practice, while sharing different cultural attitudes and perspectives.

2600 9th Street North
Suite 200
St. Petersburg, FL 33704

Phone: 727-828-0211

The Miracle Group

This newly formed, non-profit recovery community organization consists of individuals and families in recovery from substance use disorders. Its mission is to connect people to a broad network of resources that support individuals and families throughout the recovery process.

1800 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103

Phone: 717-232-6170

The Network Addressing Collegiate Alcohol and Other Drug Issues

This network is a national organization that proactively addresses the issues of alcohol, other drugs, and violence in order to promote healthy campus environments through self-regulatory initiatives, information dissemination, and technical assistance. Member institutions encourage and enhance local, state, regional, and national initiatives through a commitment to shared standards for policy development, educational strategies, enforcement, evaluation, and community collaboration.

The Recover Project

This organization exists to foster recovery and empower individuals, families, and the greater community of Franklin County. It enhances the lives of people in recovery from substance addiction and alcoholism, family members, and concerned others.

68 Federal Street
Greenfield, MA 1301

Phone: 413-774-5489

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)

This foundation offers grants for training, education, and research. RWJF works to improve the health and health care of Americans by helping society transform itself for the better.

P.O. Box 2316
College Road East and Route 1
Princeton, NJ 8543

Phone: 877-843-7953

The Sentencing Project

This project conducts research on sentencing and incarceration.

1705 DeSales Street NW
8th Floor
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-628-0871

The Sober Recovery Community

This website offers support forums for people in recovery, as well as friends and family members affected by someone’s substance use.

The Springs Rescue Mission

The mission reaches the poor and needy of Colorado Springs by providing for their physical needs while ministering restoration to their spirit, soul, and body.

5 West Las Vegas Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Phone:  719-632-1822

The Transformation Center

98 Magazine Street
Roxbury, MA 2119

Phone: 877-769-7693 or 617-442-4111

The Urban Institute

This institute conducts economic and social policy research on a range of issues, including substance use disorders, health insurance, and community-based health care.

2100 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20037

Phone: 202-833-7200

The Village South

This group offers substance use disorder treatment programs and referrals for job training, shelter, and HIV testing for the diverse communities of Miami-Dade County, FL.

169 East Flagler Street
Suite 1300
Miami, FL 33131

Phone: 800-443-3784

The Watershed

This group offers intensive inpatient residential drug and alcohol rehab, as well as prevention services.

Phone: 800-861-1768

Tohono O’Odham Nation

This tribal government is establishing a recovery community service project and peer-to-peer system.

P.O. Box 837
Sells, AZ 85634

Phone: 520-603-2477


This website offers information about drug treatment centers, rehab programs, and dual diagnosis treatment resources, including blogs, forums, video sharing, and a comprehensive directory of more than 11,000 treatment facilities.

356 Santana Row
San Jose, CA 95128

Phone: 800-610-4673

Trilogy Recovery Community

This organization is a grassroots collaboration of parents, youth, concerned citizens, and community leaders who believe that all children deserve to live in a drug-free community.

515 W. Poplar Street
Walla Walla, WA 99362

Phone: 509-876-4525

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce provides resources for U.S. businesses, including information on EAPs and drug testing.

1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062

Phone: 202-659-6000

U.S. Conference of Mayors

This forum provides mayors with the opportunity to share ideas and recommend policy positions.

1620 “Eye” Street NW
Washington, DC 20006

Phone: 202-293-7330

U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)

This department offers information for U.S. job seekers, wage earners, and retirees about workplace rules and regulations.

200 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20210

Phone: 866-4-USA-DOL (87-2365)

United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc.

This organization develops initiatives to foster the spiritual, mental, physical, and social development of Native American youth.

P.O. Box 800
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

Phone: 405-236-2800

United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc.

This organization develops initiatives to foster the spiritual, mental, physical, and social development of Native American youth.

P.O. Box 7501
Chandler, AZ 85246

Phone: 602- 339-2641

United Self Help

2525 South King Street
Suite 303
Honolulu, HI 96826

Phone: 808-947-5558 or 866-866-4357

Unity Hall, Inc.

This organization builds a strong peer-to-peer recovery support system and recovery community. The community is comprised of individuals and families healing and growing toward a new life free of substance-use and addiction.

711 Empire Street
Fairfield, CA 94533

Phone: 707-372-0540

Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA)

This recovery community organization enhances the quantity and quality of support available to people seeking and experiencing long-term recovery from addiction.

180 East 2100 South
Suite 102
South Salt Lake, UT 84115

Phone: 855-698-7272

Valley Hope Association

This nonprofit organization operates treatment facilities in Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas. It offers a variety of drug and alcohol treatment services, including medically monitored detox, residential, day/partial, outpatient, and continuing care.

P.O. Box 510
Norton, KS 67654

Phone: 800-654-0486 (General Information) 800-544-5101 (Admissions)

Vera Institute of Justice, La Bodega de la Familia

This institute combines expertise in research, demonstration projects, and technical assistance to help leaders in government and civil society improve the systems people rely on for justice and safety.

233 Broadway
12th Floor
New York, NY 10279

Phone: 212-334-1300

Vermont Psychiatric Survivors

1 Scale Avenue
Suite 52
Rutland, VT 5743

Phone: 802-775-6834

Vermont Recovery Network

This non-profit organization supports the provision of recovery support services for people who have experienced problems resulting from drug and alcohol use. Although our member centers all provide the space for various 12 step meetings and other peer to peer recovery support groups, they are not affiliated with any of these groups.


This consumer/provider partnership program uses veterans in recovery in a peer-counseling capacity to help other veterans. Vet2Vet is administered by veterans who themselves have been consumers of VA mental illness services.

Phone: 203-623-0731

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

This organization’s members mentor youth groups, help in community food kitchens, volunteer in blood drives, visit hospitalized veterans, and help veterans file compensation claims or “voice their vote” with elected officials.

406 West 34th Street
Kansas City, MO 64111

Phone: 816-756-3390


P.O. Box 1248
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Phone: 434-243-7878

Washington State Labor Council (WSLC)

This council represents and provides services for hundreds of local unions and trade councils throughout Washington State. Its core programs are legislative advocacy, political action, communications and media relations, and assistance with organizing campaigns.

314 First Avenue West
Seattle, WA 98119

Phone: 800-542-0904

WE CAN! of Colorado

1385 South Colorado Boulevard
Suite 610
Denver, CO 80222

Phone: 720-208-2228

We Face it Together – Sioux Falls

This organization focuses marrying social mission with business innovation to fundamentally transform the way our nation deals with addiction.

231 S. Phillips Avenue
Suite 201
Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Phone: 605-366-4964

West Virginia Mental Health
Consumers Association

713 Bigley Avenue
Charleston, WV 25302

Phone: 800-598-8847 or 304-345-7312

Western Mass. RLC
Western Massachusetts Training Consortium

187 High Street
Suite 303
Holyoke, MA 1040

Phone: 413-539-5941

Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

The institute provides best practice, research-based care and a broad array of innovative psychiatric and addiction services for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors at every stage of their recovery.

3811 O’Hara Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: 877-624-4100

Wings Across Alabama

P.O. Box 211286
Montgomery, AL 36121

Phone: 888-946-4725 or 334-395-7616

Wisconsin Association of Peer Specialists

926 South 16th Avenue
Wausau, WI 54401

Phone: 800-770-0588 or 715-212-3677

Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Prevention Resources

The clearinghouse provides substance use prevention resources for youth, parents, schools, and communities.

University Health Services, UW-Madison, 333 East Campus Mall
Room 8201
Madison, WI 53715

Phone: 800-248-9244

Women for Sobriety, Inc.

This nonprofit organization is dedicated to helping women overcome alcoholism and other addictions.

P.O. Box 618
Quakertown, PA 18951

Phone: 215-536-8026

Women in New Recovery: Our Common Welfare

This recovery community organization is a residential treatment facility for women in Arizona and New Mexico.

860 North Center Street
Mesa, AZ 85201

Phone: 480-464-5764

Young Men’s and Young Women’s Hebrew Association/92nd Street Y

This organization is a nonprofit community and cultural center that connects people at every stage of life to the worlds of education, the arts, health and wellness, and Jewish life.

1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128

Phone: 212-415-5500

Young Men’s Christian Association of the USA (YMCA)

The group provides health and social services for men, women, and children.

101 North Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606

Phone: 800-872-9622

Young People in Recovery (YPR)

This organization engages individuals and entities at all levels to empower young people to find and sustain recovery.

Phone: 732-895-3835

Young Women’s Christian Association of the U.S.A. (YWCA)

This organization offers health and social services for women and their families.

2025 M Street NW
Suite 550
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202-467-0801

Youth M.O.V.E. National

This youth-led national organization is devoted to improving services and systems that support positive growth and development. It unites the voices of individuals who have experience in various systems, including mental illness, juvenile justice, education, and child welfare.

6641 Highway 98 West
Suite 202
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

Phone: 800-580-6199

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