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2014 Toolkit


Planning Partners

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The following organizations are partners involved in planning National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) activities in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. You are encouraged to involve national organizations and local affiliates or chapters in your State and ask them to collaborate with your organization on Recovery Month planning. You can find local affiliates or chapters by contacting the national organizations directly. Full listings with addresses are included in the "Recovery Month Resources" brochure on this Web site.




A&E Network


Inspired by the overwhelming response to its Emmy-nominated series “Intervention,” this television network created “The Recovery Project,” a multi-year campaign designed to generate widespread awareness that addiction is a treatable disease and recovery is possible.
http://www.therecoveryproject.com

ACMHA – The College for Behavioral Health Leadership


This organization is a forum for the exchange of new policy ideas that contribute to the improvement in the lives of people with mental and substance use disorders and the systems that provide treatment and prevention services.
Phone: 505-822-5038
http://www.acmha.org

Addiction Survivors


This group is dedicated to providing online peer support communities for those with addiction, their families, and friends.
http://www.addictionsurvivors.org

Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Network Coordinating Office - University of Missouri – Kansas City


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.
Phone: 816-235-6888
http://www.ATTCnetwork.org

Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Network Coordinating Office - University of Wisconsin


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.
Phone: 608-890-0937
http://www.ATTCnetwork.org

Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA)
World Service Organization (WSO)


This is a 12-step, 12-tradition program of women and men who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes. Members meet with each other in a mutually respectful, safe environment and acknowledge common experiences.
Phone: 562-595-7831
http://www.adultchildren.org

Advocates for Recovery Through Medicine (ARM)


This organization’s goals are to end discrimination against people who use medications to treat addictions and to move addiction treatment, especially opiate treatment, into mainstream medicine.
Phone: 810-250-9064

Al-Anon/Alateen


This 12-step mutual support program provides groups for adults and teenagers who are the families and friends of alcoholics.
Phone: 757-563-1600
http://www.al-anon.alateen.org

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)


This support group provides sponsorship and a 12-step program for life without alcohol.
Phone: 212-870-3400
http://www.aa.org

Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Providers of New York State (ASAPNY)


This nonprofit membership association consists of coalitions, programs, and agencies throughout New York State that provide substance use disorder prevention, treatment, and research.
Phone: 518-426-3122
http://www.asapnys.org

Alliance for Children and Families


This alliance provides services to the nonprofit child and family sectors and economic empowerment organizations.
Phone: 414-359-1040; 800-221-3726
http://www.alliance1.org

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)


This association represents the professional interests of more than 25,000 marriage and family therapists throughout the United States, Canada, and abroad.
Phone: 703-838-9808
http://www.aamft.org

American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD)


This group was founded in 1984 to enhance the quality of patient care in treatment programs by promoting the growth and development of comprehensive methadone treatment services throughout the United States.
Phone: 212-566-5555
http://www.aatod.org

American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC)


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.
Phone: 703-385-6967
http://www.aapc.org

American Bar Association (ABA) Task Force on Substance Use Disorders


This committee promotes justice system reform that addresses problems associated with the illegal use of drugs and alcohol in this country. To carry out this mission, the Standing Committee collaborates with other ABA entities, Federal, state, and local public/private organizations, and state, local, and territorial bar associations.
http://www.americanbar.org/groups/health_law/interest_groups/substance_abuse.html

American Council for Drug Education (ACDE)


This substance abuse prevention and education agency develops programs and materials based on the most current scientific research on drug use and its impact on society.
Phone: 800-378-4435
http://www.acde.org

American Dental Association (ADA)


This group is the world’s oldest and largest national dental society, representing more than 157,000 dentists throughout the United States. The ADA is committed to helping its members better identify, understand, and accommodate the special health care needs of patients with substance use disorders, and facilitating the journey of recovery for dentists and their office staffs.
Phone: 312-440-2500
http://www.ada.org

American Indian Community House, Inc. (AICH)


This organization provides health and social services for American Indians in New York City.
Phone: 212-598-0100
http://www.aich.org

American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA)


This association works exclusively for licensed mental illness counselors by advocating for legislation that expands, enhances, and protects the right to practice, promotes mental illness awareness, and builds the profession of mental illness counseling nationally. AMHCA works to enhance the profession of clinical mental health counseling through licensing, advocacy, education and professional development.
Phone: 800-326-2642; 703-548-6002
http://www.amhca.org

American Psychological Association (APA)


This organization is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States. Its membership includes more than 150,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students.
Phone: 800-374-2721; 202-336-5500
http://www.apa.org

American Public Human Services Administration (APHSA)


This administration pursues excellence in health and human services by supporting state and local agencies, informing policymakers, and working with our partners to drive innovative, integrated and efficient solutions in policy and practice.
Phone: 202-682-0100
www.aphsa.org

American Public Human Services Association (APHSA)


This organization pursues excellence in health and human services by supporting state and local agencies, informing policymakers, and working with partners to drive innovative, integrated, and efficient solutions in policy and practice.
Phone: 202-682-0100
http://www.aphsa.org/content/APHSA/en/home.html

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)


This is an association of 3,000 physicians nationwide dedicated to improving the treatment of alcoholism and other addictions, educating physicians and medical students, promoting research and prevention, and enlightening and informing the medical community and the public about these issues.
Phone: 301-656-3920
http://www.asam.org

Association of Person’s Affected by Addiction (APAA)


This groups focus is on the assurance that the needs of those seeking recovery services were being adequately met, particularly in the newly evolving managed care environment.
Phone: 214-634-2722 (APAA)
https://www.apaarecovery.org

Association of Persons Affected by Addiction (APAA)


This nonprofit recovery community organization is designed to engage the faces and voices of the recovery community in reducing stigma. It provides peer-to-peer recovery community support services.
Phone: 214-634-APAA (2722)
http://www.apaarecovery.org

Association of Recovery Schools (ARS)


This organization advocates for the promotion, strengthening, and expansion of secondary and post-secondary programs designed for students and families committed to achieving success in both education and recovery. ARS exists to support such schools which, as components of the recovery continuum of care, enroll students committed to being abstinent from alcohol and other drugs and working a program of recovery.
Phone: 215-628-8600
http://www.recoveryschools.org

Behavioral Health Services (BHS)


This nonprofit organization has provided a continuum of substance use, mental illness, and senior services since 1973. Each of its 11 facilities (located throughout Los Angeles County) is based on its mission of transforming lives by offering hope and opportunities for recovery, wellness, and independence.
Phone: 310-679-9126
http://www.bhs-inc.org

Beit T’Shuvah


This organization helps to reduce the incidence of addiction and other harmful behaviors through individual and family education.
Phone: 310-204-5200
http://www.beittshuvah.org

Bucks County Council on Alcoholism


The council is an independent nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide resources and opportunities to reduce the impact of addiction and to improve related health issues for the entire community. It provides services such as consultation, assessment, intervention, and treatment. It serves the counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia.
Phone: 800-221-6333
http://www.bccadd.org

C4 Recovery Solutions, Inc.


The mission of this non-profit organization seeks to improve the accessibility and quality of addiction treatment, and to promote long-term recovery solutions. C4 accomplishes this by initiating constructive dialogue about important issues in treatment and recovery; educating and motivating the addictions community and policy makers to adopt effective new treatment, program management, and payment strategies; and aiding in the design and implementation of programs that demonstrate the value of outcomes-informed funding systems for treatment and recovery services. C4 uses four C's - Collaboration, Convening, Conferencing, and Consultation to achieve its goals.
Phone: 800-311-5735
http://www.c4recoverysolutions.org

California Association of Addiction Recovery Resources (CAARR)


This nonprofit membership organization serves as the principle voice for social model recovery programs throughout California. Services to members include advocacy for social model programs at the Federal, state and local levels of government, as well as in the community.
Phone: 916-338-9460
http://www.caarr.org

Capitol Decisions, Inc.


This full-service government relations and public affairs firm provides counsel in distinct issue areas, including state and local government, public works, health care, and public health.
Phone: 202-638-0326
http://www.capitoldecisions.com

Caron Treatment Center


This center offers detoxification, gender-separate rehabilitation, relapse treatment, and extended care for adults and adolescents; educational programs for family members; and student assistance services.
Phone: 800-854-6023
http://www.caron.org

Center for Alcohol and Drug Research and Education


This international nonprofit organization provides public information and technical assistance, guidance, information, and expert service to individuals, organizations, governmental agencies, and a variety of nonprofit organizations in the private sector to improve the quality of their response to substance use disorders.
Phone: 410-377-8992

Center on Addiction and the Family


This organization is a unit of Phoenix House focused specifically on the overlap of family issues with addiction, treatment, and recovery. COAF”s mission is to ensure that individuals, families, and professionals receive information and services that tap both individual and family strengths, and support the healing process – for everyone.
Phone: 1-888-286-5027
http://www.phoenixhouse.org/family/center-on-addiction-and-the-family/

Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.


This community development corporation is committed to building stronger, healthier communities as a lead advocate, coalition builder, and direct service provider.
Phone: 602-257-0700
http://www.cplc.org

Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc., Institute for Wellness and Recovery Initiatives


This organization is a nonprofit, statewide agency managed and operated by and for consumers of mental illness services. The organization has four service areas that provide a full range of services throughout New York and New Jersey: 1) community outreach and self-help center services; 2) supportive housing services and housing development; 3) supported employment; and 4) technical assistance/training focused on the Eight Dimension Wellness Model.
Phone: 732-780-1175
http://www.cspnj.org and http://www.welltacc.org

Communities of Tomorrow’s Economic Development (CT)


This organization cooperates with industry players, associations, regional economic development authorities, and other stakeholders to create economic development in the private sector. It focuses on the expansion of existing enterprises and the creation of new enterprises to drive economic growth and maximize return on investment in innovation.
Phone: 306-522-6699
http://www.communitiesoftomorrow.ca

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)


This national membership organization represents over 5,000 coalitions and affiliates working to make America’s communities safe, healthy and drug-free. CADCA's mission is to strengthen the capacity of community coalitions to create and maintain safe, healthy and drug-free communities globally. It supports members with technical assistance and training, public policy, media strategies, conferences, and special events.
Phone: 800-54-CADCA (542-2322); 703-706-0560
http://www.cadca.org

Connecticut Turning to Youth and Families (CTYF)


This statewide organization was established to strengthen prevention, treatment, and recovery support services for youth and families. Using the power of youth and families with their own stories, this organization offers peer-to-peer programs and services that are natural recovery supports for other youth and families.
Phone: 860-838-3553
http://www.ctyouthandfamilies.org/landing

DC Bar – Lawyer’s Assistance Program


This is a free, confidential program for lawyers, judges, and law students who are experiencing problems, such as addiction, mental health symptoms, or stress, which interfere with their personal or professional lives.
Phone: 202-347-3131
http://www.dcbar.org/bar-resources/lawyer-assistance-program/

DC Bar – Lawyers Assistance Program


Established in 1985, this is a free and confidential program assisting lawyers, judges, and law students who experience problems that interfere with their personal lives or their ability to serve as counsel or officers of the court.
Phone: 202-737-4700
http://www.dcbar.org/for_lawyers/bar_services/counseling/index.cfm

DOJ, DEA, Get Smart About Drugs


This DEA program provides educational resources about substance use.
http://www.getsmartaboutdrugs.com

DOJ, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)


This federal government agency enforces the nation’s controlled substances laws and regulations, works to reduce the availability of illegal drugs, and has a prevention arm devoted to reducing the demand for these drugs. The DEA contributes its “street-smart” perspective and skills to the field and helps to link law enforcement with other providers.
Phone: 202-307-1000
http://www.justice.gov/dea/index.shtml

Drug Free America Foundation, Inc.


This drug prevention and policy organization is committed to developing, promoting, and sustaining global strategies, policies, and laws that will reduce illegal drug use, drug addiction, drug-related injury, and death. Drug Free America Foundation is a non-governmental organization in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
Phone: 727-828-0211
http://www.dfaf.org

Easy Does It, Inc.: Full Circle


This non-profit charitable organization is dedicated to improving the quality of life of individuals and families recovering from the effects of addiction, thus contributing to the betterment of our community and society as a whole.
Phone: 610-373-2463
http://www.easydoesitinc.org

Employee Assistance Professionals Association, Inc. (EAPA)


This membership organization offers resources to employee assistance professionals.
Phone: 703-387-1000
http://www.eap-association.com

Employee Health Programs


This group, a subsidiary of First Advantage Corporation, designs and manages drug-free workplace programs, employee assistance programs, and other services that benefit employers and employees.
Phone: 800-821-4473
http://www.ehp.com

Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC)


This nonprofit organization works within the film, television, and music industries to promote the accurate depiction of health and social issues in entertainment productions.
Phone: 703-481-1414
http://www.eiconline.org

Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC)


This nonprofit organization works within the film, television, and music industries to promote the accurate depiction of health and social issues in entertainment productions.
Phone: 818-861-7782
http://www.eiconline.org

EOP, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)


This component of the Executive Office of the President establishes policies, priorities, and objectives for the nation’s drug control program, which includes prevention, treatment, and recovery.
Phone: 202-395-6700
http://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp

Executive Office of the President (EOP), White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships


This office 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.
Phone: 202-456-3394
http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/ofbnp

Faces & Voices of Recovery (FAVOR)


This national recovery advocacy organization mobilizes people in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, as well as their families, friends, and allies, in campaigns to end discrimination and make recovery a reality for even more Americans.
Phone: 202-737-0690
http://www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org

FAVOR Grand Strand


This national recovery advocacy organization mobilizes people in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, as well as their families, friends, and allies, in campaigns to end discrimination and make recovery a reality for even more Americans.
Phone: 843-353-1992
http://favorgs.org

FAVOR Greenville


This national recovery advocacy organization mobilizes people in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, as well as their families, friends, and allies, in campaigns to end discrimination and make recovery a reality for even more Americans.
Phone: 864-385-7576
http://favorgreenville.org

FAVOR Midlands


This national recovery advocacy organization mobilizes people in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, as well as their families, friends, and allies, in campaigns to end discrimination and make recovery a reality for even more Americans.
Phone: 803-310-3287
http://www.favor-midlands.org

FAVOR Mississippi


This national recovery advocacy organization mobilizes people in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, as well as their families, friends, and allies, in campaigns to end discrimination and make recovery a reality for even more Americans.
Phone: 601- 455-7488

Foundation for Recovery


This organization promotes the positive impact recovery has in the community and in the lives of individuals and families affected by mental and/or substance use disorders. Its programs, services, and partnerships open pathways for recovery by removing social barriers and creating opportunities for those seeking recovery.
Phone: 702-257-8199
http://www.forrecovery.org

Foundations Recovery Network


This is a treatment and advocacy organization dedicated solely to the treatment and recovery of people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders. The agency has a full continuum of care, with locations in Memphis and Nashville, TN.
Phone: 877-345-3357
http://www.dualdiagnosis.org

Gaudenzia, Inc.


This group helps people affected by chemical dependency, mental illness, and related conditions to achieve a better quality of life – allowing them to live as productive and accountable individuals.
Phone: 610-239-9600
http://www.gaudenzia.org

Georgetown University
Health Policy Institute


This is a multi-disciplinary group of faculty and staff dedicated to conducting research on key issues in health policy and health services research. Institute members are engaged in diverse projects focusing on issues relating to health care financing, the uninsured, Federal health insurance reforms, quality of care and outcomes research, mental illness services research, and the impact of changes in the health care market on providers and patients.
Phone: 202-687-0880
http://ihcrp.georgetown.edu

Grace Street Recovery Services


This organization provides addiction and mental illness treatment and recovery services for individuals and families struggling with addiction.
Phone: 207-795-0149

Health Matrix, Inc.


This organization develops communications programs that inform the debate on key issues in science, policy, and health care.
Phone: 703-918-4930
http://www.healthmatrixinc.com

HHS, NIH, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)


This federal institute provides leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems and promote recovery by conducting and supporting research in a wide range of scientific areas.
Phone: 301-443-2857
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov

HHS, NIH, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)


This federal institute supports most of the world’s research on the health aspects of drug abuse and addiction. It carries out a large variety of programs to ensure the rapid dissemination of research information and its implementation in policy and practice.
Phone: 301-443-1124
http://www.drugabuse.gov

HHS, SAMHSA, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ)


This office (formerly the Office of Applied Studies) has primary responsibility for the collection, analysis, and dissemination of behavioral health data.
Phone: 240-276-1250
http://beta.samhsa.gov/about-us/who-we-are/offices-centers/cbhsq

HHS, SAMHSA, Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)


As a sponsor of Recovery Month, this federal center seeks to improve the availability and accessibility of high-quality community-based services for people with or at risk for mental illness and their families. It collects, analyzes, and disseminates national data on mental illness services designed to help inform future services policy and program decision-making.
Phone: 240-276-1310
http://beta.samhsa.gov/about-us/who-we-are/offices-centers/cmhs

HHS, SAMHSA, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)


As a sponsor of Recovery Month, this center brings effective substance use prevention to every community nationwide. Its discretionary grant programs - whether focusing on preschool-age children and high-risk youth or on community-dwelling older Americans - target states, communities, organizations, and families to promote resiliency, promote protective factors, and reduce risk factors for substance use.
Phone: 240-276-2420
http://beta.samhsa.gov/about-us/who-we-are/offices-centers/csap

HHS, SAMHSA, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)


As a sponsor of Recovery Month, this organization promotes the availability and quality of community-based substance use treatment services for individuals and families who need them. It supports policies and programs to broaden the range of evidence-based effective treatment services for people who abuse alcohol and drugs and that also address other addiction-related health and human services problems.
Phone: 240-276-1660
http://beta.samhsa.gov/about-us/who-we-are/offices-centers/csat

HHS, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)


This federal agency leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. It lists a range of resources on its “Find Help” website, http://www.samhsa.gov/treatment.
Phone: 877-SAMHSA-7 (726-4727); 800-487-4889 (TTY)
http://www.samhsa.gov

International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA)


This is a professional specialty organization offering education and certification for nurses interested in the advancement of excellence in nursing care for the prevention and treatment of addictions for diverse populations across all practice settings through advocacy, collaboration, education, research, and policy development.
Phone: 877- 6-INTNSA (646-8672)
http://www.intnsa.org

Jewish Alcoholics, Chemically Dependent Persons and Significant Others (JACS) /
A Program of the Jewish Board of Family and Children Services (JBFCS)


This program’s mission is to help both individuals and the Jewish community at large effectively treat and prevent addiction. JACS, Jewish Board of Family and Children Services provides a supportive network of Jews who are successfully in recovery, as well as the communal professionals, clergy, and educators who help them. The organization is a resource center where individuals, families, groups, and community institutions can turn for helpful, comforting guidance.
Phone: 212-582-9100 888-523-2769
http://www.jbfcs.org/programs-services/jewish-community-services-2/jacs

Join Together at the Partnership at Drugfree.org


This national resource for communities working to reduce substance use disorders offers a comprehensive website, daily news updates, publications, and technical assistance.
Phone: 212-922-1560
http://www.drugfree.org/join-together

Kansas Consumer Advisory Council for Adult Mental Health, Inc.


This is a consumer organization serving the geographical area of Kansas and dedicated to improving the lives of people with psychiatric disabilities. The organization is entirely composed of people who self-identify as current or former consumers of mental health services.
Phone: 316-978-5842
http://kansascac.org

LifeRing


This international nonprofit organization offers sober, secular self-help.  Members rely on the strength of each individual and the influence of sober conversation to abstain from alcohol and drugs. LifeRing welcomes people from all faiths, or none, but those beliefs are private. LifeRing brings people together via face-to-face and online support groups, and provides sobriety tools through original books, publications, and interactive online resources.
Phone: 800-811-4142
http://www.lifering.org

Lions Club International


This organization empowers volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace, and promote international understanding through Lions Clubs.
Phone: 630-571-5466
http://www.lionsclubs.org

Los Angeles County Teen Challenge and Urban Ministries Initiative


This organization provides youth, adults, and children an effective and comprehensive faith-based solution to drug and alcohol addiction as well as other life-controlling problems.
Phone: 951-682-8990
http://www.teenchallenge.org

Mental Health America (MHA)


MHA is the country’s oldest and largest nonprofit organization addressing all aspects of mental health and mental illness. With nearly 300 affiliates nationwide, MHA works to improve the mental health of all Americans through advocacy, education, research, and service.
Phone: 800-969-6642; 703-684-7722
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/go/recovery

Mental Health Association of San Francisco


This organization advances the mental health of people of San Francisco and leads the global community in advocacy, education, research, and support that promotes recovery and wellness while challenging the stigma associated with mental health conditions.
Phone: 415-421-2926
http://www.mentalhealthsf.org

Minnesota Recovery Connection (MRC)


This organization’s mission is to strengthen the recovery community through peer-to-peer support, public education and advocacy. MRC envisions a world where recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs is understood, promoted, embraced, and enjoyed and where all who seek it have access to the support, care, and resources they need to achieve long-term recovery. This organization assists people seeking treatment, transportation, housing, job training, education, health, or other pathways to recovery.
Phone: 651-233-2080
http://www.minnesotarecovery.org

MusiCares


This program provides a safety net of critical assistance for people in times of need. Its services and resources cover a wide range of financial, medical, and personal topics. It also focuses the resources and attention of the music industry on human service issues that directly impact the health and welfare of the music community.
Phone: 212-245-7840
http://www.musicares.com

NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals


This is a national nonprofit membership organization, with over 52 affiliates across the United States, American Territories, and internationally. It focuses on empowering addiction professionals to achieve excellence through education, advocacy, knowledge, standards of practice, ethics, and professional development and research.
Phone: 800-548-0497
http://www.naadac.org

NALGAP, The Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Addiction Professionals and Their Allies


This membership organization was founded in 1979 and is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of alcoholism, substance abuse, and other addictions in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities.
Phone: 973-972-9537
http://www.nalgap.org

Nar-Anon


This is a nonprofit organization that provides support groups for families and friends of addicts.
Phone: 800-477-6291
http://www.nar-anon.org

Narconon


This is a nonprofit drug rehabilitation program dedicated to eliminating drug abuse and drug addiction through drug prevention, education, and rehabilitation.
Phone: 800-775-8750
http://www.narconon.org

Narconon Arrowhead


This group is located in Oklahoma and is part of the larger Narconon International group. It uses a full approach to treatment and recovery by teaching participants how to live a drug-free life.
Phone: 800-468-6933
http://www.narcononarrowhead.org

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)


This is a nonprofit fellowship society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. Membership is open to all, regardless of the particular drug or combination of drugs used.
Phone: 818-773-9999
http://www.na.org

National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children (National DEC)


This national non-profit works to protect and serve children whose caregivers are involved in drug trafficking or substance abuse by providing training, technical assistance, and resources for law enforcement, child welfare, medical personnel, and other practitioners to implement effective collaborative efforts to diminish child maltreatment and help family recovery. National DEC includes a network of State, Tribal, and Local DEC Alliances and provides regular training, webinars, and thousands of on-line resources.
www.nationaldec.org

National Alliance for Medication Assisted Recovery (NAMA Recovery)


This 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.
Phone: 212-595-NAMA (6262)

National Alliance of Advocates for Buprenorphine Treatment (NAABT)


This 501(c)3 nonprofit organization has the mission to educate the public about the disease of opioid addiction and the buprenorphine treatment option, to help reduce stigma associated with patients with addiction disorders, and to serve as a conduit for connecting patients in need of treatment to qualified treatment providers with a patient /physician matching system.
Phone: 860-269-4391
http://www.naabt.org

National Alliance to End Homelessness


This is a nationwide coalition of public, private, and nonprofit organizations devoted to ending homelessness.
Phone: 202-638-1526
http://www.endhomelessness.org

National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association


This association aids the mental well-being of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders when dealing with problems including substance use.
http://www.naapimha.org

National Asian Pacific American Families Against Substance Abuse, Inc. (NAPAFASA)


This private, nonprofit membership organization prevents and reduces substance abuse in Asian American, Native Hawaiians, and other Pacific Islander families and communities through research, advocacy, education, and capacity building.
Phone: 213-625-5795
http://www.napafasa.org

National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA)


This national nonprofit membership and affiliate organization is the advocate and voice for children and families impacted by alcoholism or drug dependency in the family. NACoA provides training, evidence-based programs, materials, and public policy guidance to facilitate substance use prevention and recovery support for all impacted family members.
Phone: 888-55-4COAS (2627) 301-468-0985
http://www.nacoa.org

National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP)


This association represents private substance use disorder treatment programs throughout the United States.
Phone: 561-429-4527
http://www.naatp.org

National Association of County Behavioral Health and Developmental Disability Directors (NACBHDD)


This nonprofit membership organization promotes national policies that recognize and support the critical role counties play in caring for people affected by mental illness, addiction, and developmental disabilities.
Phone: 202-661-8816
http://www.nacbhdd.org

National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP)


This association seeks to reduce substance use, crime, and recidivism by promoting proven strategies within the judicial system that empower drug-using people to change their lives. NADCP will not rest until there are Drug Courts, Veterans Treatment Courts, DWI Courts and other problem-solving courts within reach of every American in need.
Phone: 703-575-9400
http://www.nadcp.org

National Association of Public Child Welfare Administrators (NAPCWA)


This association is committed to ensuring that children in the public child welfare system have safe, permanent homes by supporting and enhancing the system’s ability to successfully implement effective programs, practices, and policies.
Phone: 202-682-0100
http://www.napcwa.org/Home/home_news.asp

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)


As the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, this organization works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.
Phone: 202-408-8600
http://www.socialworkers.org

National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD)


This association supports the development of effective alcohol and other drug abuse prevention and treatment programs throughout every state.
Phone: 202-293-0090
http://www.nasadad.org

National Association on Alcohol, Drugs and Disability, Inc. (NAADD)


This association promotes awareness and education about substance use disorders among people with physical, sensory, cognitive, and developmental disabilities.
Phone: 650-578-8047
http://www.naadd.org

National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA)


This organization is the only nationwide entity that brings together all the professional disciplines needed to study and combat the abuse of all substances - alcohol and nicotine as well as illegal, prescription, and performance-enhancing drugs – in all sectors of society.
Phone: 212-841-5200
http://www.casacolumbia.org

National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW)


The NCSACW improves systems and practice for families with substance use disorders who are involved in the child welfare and family judicial systems by assisting local, state, and tribal agencies.
Phone: 866-493-2758

National Civic League (NCL)


This is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization dedicated to strengthening citizen democracy by transforming democratic institutions. It fosters innovative community building and political reform, assists local governments, and recognizes collaborative community achievements.
Phone: 303-571-4343
http://www.ncl.org

National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery (NCMHR)


This coalition ensures that consumers/survivors have a major voice in the development and implementation of health care, mental disorder, and social policies at the state and national levels, empowering people to recover and lead a full life in the community.
Phone: 877-246-9058
http://www.ncmhr.org

National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)


This is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation’s 50 states, its commonwealths, and territories. It provides research, technical assistance, and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues.
Phone: 202-624-5400
http://www.ncsl.org

National Council for Behavioral Health


This group is the national association of community providers who together care for more than 8 million adults and children across the country who suffer from mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders. Its members employ more than 750,000 staff and provide mental and substance use disorder treatment, rehabilitation, housing, and community support services.
Phone: 202-684-7457
http://www.thenationalcouncil.org

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence – Greater Detroit Area (NCADD-GDA)


This council provides effective alcohol and drug abuse intervention, prevention, and treatment services to children and adults with substance use disorders in the Detroit area.
Phone: 313-868-1340
http://www.ncadd-detroit.org

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD)


Founded in 1944, NCADD and its Affiliate Network is a voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting the nation’s #1 health problem - alcoholism, drug addiction, and the devastating consequences of alcohol and other drugs on individuals, families, and communities. NCADD focuses on increasing public awareness and understanding of the disease of alcoholism and drug dependence through education, prevention, information/referral, intervention, treatment services, advocacy, and recovery support services, and has helped millions of individuals and family members into recovery.
Phone: 800-NCA-CALL (Hope Line) (622-2255); 212-269-7797
http://www.ncadd.org

National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE)


This multi-disciplinary coalition works together to stimulate and improve communication of information on safe and appropriate medicine use to consumers and health care professionals.
Phone: 301-340-3940
http://www.talkaboutrx.org

National Drug Court Institute (NDCI)


This institute promotes education, research, and scholarship for drug court and other court-based intervention programs.
Phone: 703-575-9400
http://www.ndci.org

National Governors Association (NGA)


This bipartisan nonprofit association represents the collective voice of the nation’s governors. Its mission is to help shape and implement national policy and help governors and their policy staff develop and implement innovative solutions to the challenges facing their states.
Phone: 202-624-5300
http://www.nga.org

National Inhalant Prevention Coalition (NIPC)


This public-private effort promotes awareness and recognition of the under-publicized problem of inhalant use. The coalition serves as an inhalant referral and information clearinghouse, stimulates media coverage about inhalant issues, develops informational materials and a newsletter, provides training and technical assistance, and leads a week-long national grassroots education and awareness campaign.
Phone: 800-269-4237; 423-265-4662
http://www.inhalants.org

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)


This organization provides education and awareness about the prevention of birth defects caused by alcohol consumption during pregnancy.
Phone: 202-785-4585
http://www.nofas.org

National Rural Alcohol and Drug Abuse Network, Inc. (NRADAN)


This private, nonprofit foundation promotes networking between rural programs and professionals, along with providing liaisons to key federal and state government agencies and private resources.
Phone: 715-232-2793
http://www.uwstout.edu/profed/nri

National Safety Council (NSC)


This council is a nonprofit public service organization dedicated to educating and influencing people to prevent accidental injuries and deaths.
Phone: 800-621-7615
http://www.nsc.org

Network for the Improvement of Addiction Treatment (NIATx)


This network is a partnership between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Paths to Recovery program, the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment’s Strengthening Treatment Access and Retention (STAR) program, NIDA, and a number of independent addiction treatment organizations. It works with treatment providers to make more efficient use of their capacity and shares strategies for improving treatment access and retention.
Phone: 608-265-0063
http://www.niatx.net

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Consumer Affairs


This office responds directly to consumers’ needs in three distinct disability areas: mental illness, mental retardation/developmental disabilities, and chemical dependency. The office has a dual mission – to ensure that consumer voice and perspectives are heard and integrated at all levels, and to empower consumers through education and exposure to resources. It works towards incorporating recovery principles and practices into the New York City’s mental illness system, including the Division of Mental Hygiene.
Phone: 212-219-5393
http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/home/home.shtml

New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services


This organization works to improve the lives of residents of New York by leading a system of addiction services through prevention, treatment, and recovery.
Phone: 518-473-3460
http://www.oasas.ny.gov/

New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services


This organization works to improve the lives of residents of New York by leading a system of addiction services through prevention, treatment, and recovery.
http://www.oasas.ny.gov/

Newport Academy


This treatment center is dedicated to providing comprehensive, gender-specific, integrated treatment programs for adolescent males and females in an environment of caring and compassion by which teens and their families may recover from the destructive effects of substance use disorders and related behavioral health issues. It offers separate residential facilities and has an active after-school program in Orange County, CA.
Phone: 866-382-6651
http://www.newport-academy.com

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse


This state-level office is primarily responsible for leadership, guidance, and management of relationships with the local management entities who contract directly for addiction treatment services. It also collaborates with a wide variety of public and private partners and customers to promote recovery through the adoption of recovery-oriented systems of care and the promotion of a reduction to barriers to services.
Phone: 919-733-7011
http://www.ncdhhs.gov/MHDDSAS/

Northern Ohio Recovery Association (NORA)


This organization provides a cadre of Recovery Support Services to community residents. Support Services are available for teens and adults in Cuyahoga, Lorain and Summit Counties.
Phone: 216-391-6672 (NORA)
http://www.norainc.org

Odyssey Networks


This network is the nation’s largest coalition of Christian, Jewish, and Muslim faith groups dedicated to using electronic media to enrich spiritual life and build bridges of understanding among people of faith.
Phone: 212-870-1030
http://www.odysseynetworks.org

Optum


This information and technology-enabled health services business is dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. Optum comprises three companies – OptumHealth, OptumInsight, and OptumRx – representing more than 35,000 employees worldwide who collaborate to deliver integrated, intelligent solutions that work to modernize the health system and improve overall population health.
Phone: 612-642-7111
http://www.optum.com

Oxford House, Inc.


This 501(c)(3) is an umbrella organization for a network of more than 1,700 democratically run, self–supporting, and drug-free group recovery homes throughout the country.
Phone: 800-689-6411
http://www.oxfordhouse.org

Partnership for Recovery (PFR)


This coalition includes the Betty Ford Center, Bradford Health Systems, Cumberland Heights, Father Martin’s Ashley, Gateway Rehabilitation Center, Hazelden Foundation, and Valley Hope Association. PFR has worked to increase education and awareness of addictive disease among Members of Congress and the public and eliminate barriers to treatment for the 22 million Americans struggling with addiction.
Phone: 202-737-8167
http://www.partnershipforrecovery.org

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs


This state government agency develops and implements a comprehensive health, education, and rehabilitation program for the prevention, intervention, treatment, and case management of substance use disorders.
Phone: 717-783-8200
http://www.ddap.pa.gov

Phoenix House


This nonprofit organization serves individuals throughout the country who are struggling with mental and/or substance use disorders. Phoenix House provides residential and outpatient treatment along with prevention and recovery support services.
Phone: 888-286-5027
http://www.phoenixhouse.org

Portland State University
Graduate School of Social Work


This program offers the only graduate social work education programs in Oregon accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. The three major functions of the school are teaching, research, and community service.
Phone: 503-725-4712
http://www.pdx.edu/ssw

Prevention Partnership International (PPI) – Family Resources International


This is a division of Family Resources International, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency. The partnership develops programs that provide resources for children and families to break the cycle of addiction. PPI developed Celebrating Families!¸ a NREPP listed program, and its Spanish adaptation, ¡Celebrando Familias!
Phone: 408-406-0467
http://www.preventionpartnership.us

PRO-ACT


This grassroots recovery support initiative in southeastern Pennsylvania (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties) has provided prevention, intervention, and recovery support services, as well as education and advocacy to the community for 11 years. It provides a growing matrix of peer-to-peer support services, which has led to the opening of three recovery community centers, now a hub for all recovery services.
Phone: 800-221-6333
http://www.proact.org

Psychology Today


This organization is dedicated to helping people understand their behavioral health disorder, the issues behind it, and how to overcome the challenge. It has gathered renowned academics, psychiatrists, psychologists and authors in the field to contribute their thoughts and ideas.
Phone: 212-260-7210
http://www.psychologytoday.com

Rally2Recovery


This organization improves the way we embrace and treat the disease of addiction. Primarily, the organization is about change – change that will produce a paradigm shift in the world of prevention, treatment, recovery and community.
Phone: 703-795-3557
http://www.rally2recovery.org

Reach Out Recovery/Rehab Productions


This organization’s goal is to help lift the stigma of addiction and carry the message of hope for recovery to restore lives of everyone affected by addiction and positively impact communities worldwide.
http://reachoutrecovery.com

ReachOut


This organization offers information and support services to help teens and young adults facing tough times and struggling with mental health issues. All content is written by teens and young adults.
http://us.reachout.com

Reality House, Inc.


This organization provides culturally appropriate substance abuse and HIV treatment and prevention services to New Yorkers living mainly in Harlem, Washington Heights, and the South Bronx.
Phone: 212-281-6004
http://www.realityhouseny.org

Reclaiming Futures


This initiative created by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), housed in the Regional Research Institute, School of Social Work at Portland State University, offers a proven approach to helping teenagers caught in the cycle of drugs, alcohol, and crime. In 37 communities across the nation, the program has received investments from RWJF, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, SAMHSA’s Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust, and the Duke Endowment.
Phone: 503-725-8911
http:/www.reclaimingfutures.org

Recovering Your Body


This organization promotes the awareness of the benefits of fitness, nutrition, athletics, and energy healing in the recovery process through a website, articles, videos and, with the help of others, concrete programs.
Phone: 914-478-5048
http://www.recoveringyourbody.com

Recovery Connection


This is a comprehensive addiction and mental illness treatment resource and rehabilitation referral service. The organization has staff across the country available 24 hours a day to answer all concerns about substance use, addiction and mental illness treatment, and rehabilitation.
Phone: 800-993-3869
http://www.recoveryconnection.org

Recovery Consultants of Atlanta, Inc. (RCA)


This is a nonprofit, faith-based organization founded by concerned, committed, and spiritually-centered members of metro-Atlanta’s recovery community. It collaborates with faith (primarily churches) and community-based organizations, develops peer-to-peer support services and programs, and works to build a network of recovering individuals.
Phone: 404-289-0313
http://www.recoveryconsultants.org

Recovery Living Network


This global communications network focuses on addiction recovery and prevention, using the power of personal experience, celebrity influence, and mass media communication to help individuals when alcohol, drugs, or other excessive behaviors have become a problem in their lives. Its mission is to remove misconceptions from the public psyche to change the perception and image of addiction by talking about it openly and honestly, and by sharing personal stories of hope and inspiration.
http://www.recoveryliving.com

Recovery Network, Inc.


This organization provides peer-based support and recovery services that use evidence-based methods to empower consumers with their recovery efforts and assist them through partnership with community organizations to become self-sufficient members of society.
Phone: 517-543-2312
http://www.recoverynetworkmi.org

Recovery Works


This group offers resources for recovery from various forms of addiction.
http://www.recoveryworks.info

RecoveryNC


Initiated in September 2008 to coincide with the celebration of Recovery Month, this campaign allows North Carolinians in recovery to emerge together, along with their families, friends, advocates, and the treatment and recovery provider community.
Phone: 919-802-7972
http://www.recoverync.org

ReNew Media, LLC


This is a multi-media company that serves the addiction recovery community. Currently, the company delivers its content through various digital and print means, including its website, reneweveryday.com, mobile applications, social media and its national print magazine, “Renew.”
Phone: 773-883-4474
http://www.reneweveryday.com

ReStart, Inc.


This nationally accredited, full-service behavioral health care provider offers a wide range of diagnostic and treatment services tailored to meet individual needs, including community support services for adults, children, and adolescents. It offers diagnostic assessments, child and adult therapy, family and group sessions, assessments and counseling, residential treatment for girls, behavioral therapy, assertive community treatment teams, psychological evaluations, intensive in-home services, and community support teams.
Phone: 252-355-4725
http://www.restarthumanservices.com

Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals


This state-level department is committed to assuring access to quality services and supports for Rhode Islanders with developmental disabilities, mental and/or substance use issues, and chronic long-term medical and psychiatric conditions.
Phone: 401-462-2339
http://www.bhddh.ri.gov

ROCKSTAR SUPERSTAR PROJECT (RSSS)


In a culture pervasive with messaging and branding that encourages risky behavior, RSSS is on a mission to promote healthy choices through personal responsibility and dream catching, encouraging others to overcome obstacles with a creative boldness and to live with purpose. RSSS programs include: Skype and assembly presentations for middle/high school/college students and parent/community, and a Rockin’ Recovery Concert Tour.
http://www.rockstarsuperstarproject.com

Sagebrush


This holistic residential treatment center for adults provides a small, individualized clinical program to give an ideal recovery environment where one can focus on mental, physical, and spiritual well-being.
Phone: 888-406-7444
http://www.sagebrushva.com

SMART Recovery®


This international nonprofit organization offers free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups for abstaining from any substance or activity addiction. SMART stands for Self-Management and Recovery Training. The SMART Recovery 4-Point Program® helps people recover from all types of addictive behaviors, including alcohol, drugs, substance abuse, gambling addiction, and addiction to other substances and activities. SMART Recovery currently sponsors more than 1,000 face-to-face meetings around the world and more than 30 online meetings per week, including two weekly online meetings for family and friends.
Phone: 866-951-5357
http://www.smartrecovery.org

Sobriety Television


This is a YouTube channel with videos about addiction and recovery, as well as stories of recovery, the 12 steps, addiction topics, independent films, and more.
http://youtube.com/sobrietytelevision

State Associations of Addiction Services (SAAS)


This is the national organization of state provider associations representing treatment and prevention programs for substance use disorders.
Phone: 202-546-4600
http://www.saasnet.org

Steppin’ Out Radio


The goal of this one-of-a-kind radio show is to produce powerful radio broadcasts and provide an outlet for participants in 12-step meetings to share their stories.
Phone: 845-359-3299
http://www.steppinoutradio.com

Stepping Stone of San Diego


This group provides treatment and recovery services focusing on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities of San Diego.
Phone: 619-278-0777
http://www.steppingstonesd.org

Substance Abuse and Addiction Recovery Alliance (SAARA)


This is a community-based grassroots membership organization of individuals in recovery from substance use disorders, their families, friends, and committed community supporters throughout Virginia. Its mission is to celebrate, support, and advocate for resources and services for the prevention of and recovery from substance abuse and addiction.
Phone: 804-762-4445
http://www.saara.org

Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) Education and Development Center


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.
Phone: 877- GET-SPRC (438-7772) 617-964-5448 (TTY)
http://www.sprc.org

Support for Addictions Prevention and Treatment in Africa Foundation (SAPTAF)


This is a nonprofit organization focused on support for prevention and treatment in Africa from alcohol and other drug problems, serving as a resource to improve the well-being of individuals, families, and communities.
Phone: 609-466-8101
http://www.sapta.or.ke/home

Talk Therapy Television, Inc.


This private, not-for-profit organization produces and broadcasts weekly television programming dedicated to promoting behavioral health awareness, treatment, and recovery. Additionally, Talk Therapy Television promotes creative and innovative ideas that generate public dialogue and discussion, and reduce the stigma associated with these disorders.
Phone: 631-780-2807
http://www.talktherapytv.org

TASC, Inc. of Illinois


This nonprofit organization conducts research, advances public policy, and provides services to ensure that individuals with mental and/or substance use disorders receive treatment and access to recovery.
Phone: 555-827-2444
http://www.tasc.org

Teen Challenge International, USA


This 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 centers are 8 to 14-month comprehensive residential recovery ministries that apply biblical principles to help our 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.
Phone: 417-581-2181
http://www.teenchallengeusa.com

Texas Department of State Health Services
Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services


This organization improves health and well-being in Texas by providing leadership and services that promote hope, build resilience, and foster recovery.
Phone: 512-419-2293
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/default.shtm

The Academy for Addiction Professionals


This organization provides the training and resources to earn a Certified Addiction Professional (CAP), Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC), Certified Addiction Specialist (CAS), Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS), or Certified Behavioral Health Technician credentials, or to take Continuing Education classes.
Phone: 877-944-4235
http://www.addictionacademy.com/

The Council of State Governments (CSG)


This council serves all three branches of state government. The CSG is a region-based forum that fosters the exchange of insights and ideas to help state officials shape public policy.
Phone: 859-244-8000
http://www.csg.org

The Legal Action Center (LAC)


This nonprofit law and policy organization fights discrimination against people with histories of substance use disorders, HIV/AIDS, or criminal records, and advocates for sound public policies in these areas.
Phone: 800-223-4044; 212-243-1313
http://www.lac.org

The McShin Foundation


This foundation is Virginia’s fastest growing peer-to-peer recovery community organization. Founded in 2004, this nonprofit is committed to serving individuals and families in their fight against substance use disorders.
Phone: 804-249-1845
http://www.mcshinfoundation.org

The Partnership at Drugfree.org


This organization is dedicated to solving the problem of teen substance abuse. Together with experts in science, parenting, and communications, the nonprofit translates research on teen behavior, addiction and treatment into useful and effective resources for both individuals and communities. Working toward a vision where all young people will be able to live their lives free of drug and alcohol abuse, The Partnership at Drugfree.org works with parents and other influencers to help them prevent and get help for drug and alcohol abuse by teens and young adults.
Phone: 212-922-1560
http://www.drugfree.org

The Providence Center


A community resource, providing people from all walks of life with mental health and substance use services in their homes, schools and neighborhoods.
Phone: 401-528-0123
http://www.providencecenter.org/Default.aspx

The RASE Project


This project provides recovery support services, events, training and education, supportive housing, and intervention services. The RASE Project also offers the Buprenorphine Coordinator Program, providing recovery support for those in medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction.
Phone: 717-232-8535
http://www.raseproject.org

The Resource Training Center


This not-for-profit 501(c)(3) supports the professionalism of the field of chemical dependency through providing the highest quality of training in alcoholism and substance abuse for those choosing to serve addicted individuals and their families. By encouraging these workers in the field to pursue OASAS-approved CASAC credentials, we seek to validate their dedicated efforts as helpers while insuring qualitative treatment for those struggling with the effects of chemical dependency.
Phone: 718-871-7433
http://www.resourcetraining.org

The Second Road, Inc.


This is a 24-hour, web-based, nonprofit group to help those in recovery (and the families of those affected by addiction) learn to live with the challenges presented by everyday life and continue on a fulfilling road of recovery. The site offers a community of trust and understanding, inspiring stories from people of diverse cultures and backgrounds, the knowledge of many experts in the addiction treatment field, and the tools to resist relapse in a secure, non-threatening environment.
Phone: 434-295-9595

The STAR Center


This center provides support, technical assistance and resources to improve cultural competence and diversity in the context of mental illness recovery and consumer self-help and self-empowerment.
Phone: 866-537-STAR (7827)
http://www.consumerstar.org

Treatment Communities of America (TCA)


This national nonprofit membership association that represents more than 650 substance use and mental health treatment programs that provide a variety of services to substance use and co-occurring disorder clients with a range of special needs
Phone: 202-296-3503
http://www.treatmentcommunitiesofamerica.org

Turning Point


This organization provides services to the community to assist people in achieving wellness and to live a self-supportive lifestyle. It provides social services, public health programs and culturally specific solutions to meet people's needs.
Phone: 612-520-4004
http://www.ourturningpoint.org/about.html

Turning Point Center of Central Vermont


This organization provides services to the community to assist people in achieving wellness and to live a self-supportive lifestyle. It provides social services, public health programs and culturally specific solutions to meet people's needs.
Phone: 802-479-7373
http://www.tpccv.org

Turning Point Center of Chittenden County


This organization provides services to the community to assist people in achieving wellness and to live a self-supportive lifestyle. It provides social services, public health programs and culturally specific solutions to meet people's needs.
Phone: 802-861-3150
http://turningpointcentervt.org

Turning Point Center of Springfield


This organization provides services to the community to assist people in achieving wellness and to live a self-supportive lifestyle. It provides social services, public health programs and culturally specific solutions to meet people's needs.
http://www.turningpointvt.org

Two Dreams Outer Banks


This is a comprehensive wellness program that provides individualized care for those who dream of recovering a healthy lifestyle. It is located on the Outer Banks of North Carolina and customizes an array of treatment components, therapeutic services, and recreational activities to help its guests achieve emotional peace, physical health, and personal productivity.
Phone: 1-877-355-DREAM (3732)
http://www.twodreamsouterbanks.com

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)


This independent federal government agency receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. The agency supports long-term and equitable economic growth and advances U.S. foreign policy objectives by supporting economic growth, agriculture, and trade; global health; and democracy, conflict prevention, and humanitarian assistance.
Phone: 202-712-4810
http://www.usaid.gov

U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)


This department provides a wide array of mental and substance use disorder services, including worksite education, drug testing, early intervention, outpatient counseling, and inpatient treatment.
Phone: 703-571-3343
http://www.defense.gov

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


This federal government agency protects the health of all Americans and provides essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
Phone: 877-696-6775
http://www.hhs.gov

U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)


The mission of this agency is to develop partnerships to cooperatively save lives, prevent injuries, and reduce traffic-related health care and economic costs resulting from impaired driving from using alcohol and other drugs
Phone: 888-327-4236; 800-424-9153 (TTY)
http://www.nhtsa.gov

U.S. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association (USPRA)


This association and its members developed and defined the practice of psychosocial/psychiatric rehabilitation, establishing these services as integral to community-based treatment and leading the recovery movement. With nearly 1,400 members, this association seeks to advance the availability and practice of psychiatric rehabilitation so that all individuals with a serious mental illness have access to the supports they need to recover.
Phone: 703-442-2078
http://www.uspra.org

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)


This organization delivers loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses. Specifically, grantees of the Paul D. Coverdell Drug-free Workplace Program assist small businesses with the implementation of a drug-free workplace program.
Phone: 800-827-5722
http://www.sba.gov

United Advocates for Children and Families (UACF)


This is a nonprofit organization that promotes the emotional, behavioral, and social well-being of children, youth, and families through transformational leadership.
Phone: 916-643-1530
http://www.uacf4hope.org

United for Recovery


This nonprofit organization is an advocacy group for people in treatment and in recovery. It works to broaden public awareness and understanding of addiction and recovery and increase opportunities for people to get the help they need.
Phone: 402-434-2730

United Methodist Church – General Board of Church and Society of the United Methodist Church


This agency of the United Methodist Church offers faith-based substance use prevention advocacy training for local churches, as well as faith-based programs for churches to de-stigmatize addiction and provide church-wide training on substance use disorders.
Phone: 202-488-5600
http://www.umc-gbcs.org

University of Baltimore, School of Law: Center for Families, Children and the Courts


This group generates policy initiatives, prepares action-oriented reports and projects, and provides educational programs that focus on relationships among parents, children, and the judiciary.
Phone: 410-837-5750
http://law.ubalt.edu/centers/cfcc

Voices of Recovery, San Mateo Valley


This organization is for people seeking and maintaining long-term recovery from their own addictions, and long-term recovery from being affected by other people’s addictions. It provides community educational and recovery support services.
Phone: 650-630-4211
http://www.voicesofrecovery-sm.org

Volunteers of America


This is a national, nonprofit, faith-based organization dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential. Through thousands of human service programs, including housing and health care, the group helps nearly 2 million people in more than 400 communities.
Phone: 800-899-0089; 703-341-5000
http://www.voa.org

White Bison, Inc.


This nonprofit organization disseminates culturally based principles, values, and teachings to support healthy community development and servant leadership, and to support healing from alcohol, substance abuse, co-occurring disorders, and intergenerational trauma. It offers learning resources to the Native American community nationwide on topics such as sobriety, recovery, prevention, and wellness/wellbriety.
Phone: 877-871-1495; 719-548-1000
http://www.whitebison.org


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