Teen Challenge International, USA, a network of 240 centers throughout the United States, and 1,100 centers in 100 countries, provides youth, adults, and families with effective and comprehensive faith-based solutions to life-controlling alcohol and drug issues. The training principles to help students and families become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well, and spiritually alive. Teen Challenge services are offered at minimal or no cost to participants.
These mental and/or substance use disorder organizations bring together individuals with similar religious backgrounds, and provide a faith-based component to behavioral health services.
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.
The American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC) represents and sets professional standards for more than 2,000 pastoral counselors and 75 pastoral counseling centers in North America and around the world. This association provides and promotes theologically informed, spiritually sensitive, ethically sound, and clinically competent counseling as an extension of the ministry of faith communities.
Calix Society is a 12-step fellowship of Catholics with an alcohol use disorder who help one another maintain sobriety through Alcoholics Anonymous. The group is concerned with abstinence and spiritual development of the whole personality of each member.
Catholic Charities, USA is a membership association that provides strong leadership and support to enhance the work of local agencies in their efforts to reduce poverty, support families, and empower communities.
The Catholic Internet Television Network is a global Catholic academic video forum produced by a Catholic worker community of homeless men and women in recovery from substance use. 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 is a worldwide Christ-centered recovery ministry.
The Clergy Recovery Network exists to support, encourage, and provide resources to religious professionals in recovery.
CyberRecovery.Net offers faith-based support forums for people in recovery.
The White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships coordinates 12 federal centers for faith-based and community initiatives. Its goal is to ensure that grassroots leaders can compete on an equal footing for federal dollars, receive greater private support, and face fewer bureaucratic barriers.