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Help is Available

Many local and national organizations offer drug treatment and prevention programs tailored for specific populations of society (e.g., teens, seniors) and offer free resources to concerned individuals and medical providers who are looking for prevention information to distribute at churches, schools, medical centers, pharmacies, and community events. This list includes the names of a few such organizations.

Drug Enforcement Administration

National Council on Patient Information and Education

Office of National Drug Control Policy

  • Prevention resources
  • Treatment in healthcare setting

Poison Control Hotline

  • Poison emergency assistance available 24-hours a day
  • Poison and prevention resources


Prevention Coalition

  • Self-test for addiction
  • Educator resources
  • Concerned community member resources
  • Parent resources


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

  • National Helpline
  • Buprenorphine physician and treatment program locator
  • Opioid treatment program directory

Need to talk to someone now?

Call the Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

National Helpline

800-662-HELP (800-662-4357) | TTY: 800-487-4889

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

800-273-TALK (800-273-8255) | TTY: 800-799-4889

SAMSHA Website