Substance Use Disorders

These organizations emphasize prevention of mental and/or substance use disorders through educational programs, awareness campaigns, and other materials.

Operation Unite

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

Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center (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. Find a list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information on the ATTC Network website.

Partnership for Recovery (PFR)

Partnership for Recovery (PFR) works to increase education and awareness of dependency disease among members of Congress and the public, and eliminate barriers to treatment for the 22 million Americans struggling with alcohol or drug dependence. It included organizations such as the Betty Ford Rehabilitation Center, Bradford Health Systems, Cumberland Heights, Father Martin's Ashley, Gateway Rehabilitation Center, Hazelden Foundation, Valley Hope Association, and the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers.

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