The National Alliance for Medication Assisted Recovery (NAMA Recovery) is a membership organization representing people whose recovery from opiate dependence is assisted with medication. Its membership includes methadone patients, family members, and health care professionals whose common goal is to fight the ignorance and prejudice surrounding medication-assisted recovery.
Treatment and Recovery Support Services
These organizations include peer-to-peer organizations, mutual support groups, and counseling services that offer support to individuals recovering from mental and substance use disorders.
The Natiuonal Alliance of Advocates for Buprenorphine Treatment (NAABT) is a nonprofit organization focused on educating the public about the disease of opioid dependence and buprenorphine treatment. NAABT helps reduce discrimination associated with patients with dependency disorders, and serves as a conduit for connecting patients in need of treatment to qualified treatment providers with a patient/physician matching system.
The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nationwide coalition of public, private, and nonprofit organizations devoted to ending homelessness.
The National Asian Pacific American Families Against Substance Abuse (NAPAFASA) aids the mental well-being of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders when dealing with issues including substance use.
The National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA), a nonprofit membership and affiiliate organization, is the advocate and voice for children and families impacted by alcohol or drug dependency in the family. This organization provides training, evidence-based programs, materials, and public policy guidance to facilitate substance use prevention and recovery support for all impacted family members.
The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) represents private dependency treatment programs throughout the United States.
The National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD) supports the development of effective alcohol and other drug misuse prevention and treatment programs throughout every state.
Newport Academy is dedicated to providing comprehensive, gender-specific, integrated treatment programs for adolescents in an environment of care and compassion. Supporting teens and their families to recover from the destructive effects of substance use disorders and related behavioral health issues, Newport Academy offers residential facilities and after-school programs in California and Connecticut.
The National Center for Trauma-Informed Care and Alternatives to Seclusion and Restraint (NCTIC) is a technical assistance center dedicated to promoting alternatives to seclusion and restraint, and building the knowledge base on the implementation of trauma-informed approaches in programs, services, and systems.
The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) 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.