A recovery program for young people which helps families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with a problem drinker (800)344-2666
Alcoholics Anonymous World Services
Organization for men and women who have alcohol addiction and desire to stop drinking
Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse Facts
A list of facts about alcohol abuse and alcoholism on Medicine.net. The list includes signs of alcohol abuse and statistics, such as the number of people under the age of 21 that die in alcohol-related accidents yearly and the percenrage of women that are affected by alcohol abuse.
Information about alcohol abuse adn alcoholism are described in detail on the Mayo Clinic website.
Alcohol Use Disorders
A pge on teh National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism website. The page focus on both alcoholism and alcohol abuse. It exaplins that alcohol abuse can be as serious a disorder as alcoholism even though abusers are not dependent on alcohol.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Youth tobacco prevention and information
Drugs of Abuse: Alcohol
An article from the National Institute on Drug Abuse that explains alcohol as a drug of abuse. This article also explains that alcohol abuse can lead to alcoholism.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
Mothers that have lost a child in a drunk driving- related accident and support members
National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA)
NACoA’s mission is to advocate for all children and families affected by alcoholism and other drug dependencies.
National Cancer Institute
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Research, information, and treatment on alcoholism
National Youth Crisis Hotline (24 HRS, 7 days/week)
Provides counseling and referrals to local drug treatment centers, shelters, and counseling services
(800) 442-HOPE (4673)
Parents the Anti-Drug
Parents are the tool for teens to abstain from alcohol and substance abuse
Stop Underage Drinking
Government resource on underage drinking and ideas for combating the issue
Students Against Destructive Decisions
Students helping students make positive decisions about challenges in their everyday lives
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Information, treatments, and research on alcohol and drug abuse- a life in the community for everyone
SAMHSA National Drug Information
Treatment and Referral Hotline (24 Hours, 7 days/week)
Information, support, treatment options, referrals to local rehab centers for any drug or alcohol problem, and treatment locator
(800) 662-HELP (4357)
SAMHSA Quick Guide to Finding Effective Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment
Information and treatment on substance abuse
Information on tobacco addiction and tips on quitting