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Drug Abuse (cont.)

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Where can people get more information and help for drug use disorders?

  • Al-Anon-Alateen: 888-4AL-ANON
  • Alcoholics Anonymous World Services: 212-870-3400
  • American Council on Alcoholism treatment referral line: 800-527-5344
  • Kids Against Drugs: http://www.kidsagainstdrugs.com
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving: 800-GET-MADD
  • Narconon: http://www.narconon.org/
  • Narcotics Anonymous: http://www.na.org
  • National Clearinghouse for Alcoholism and Drug Information: 800-729-6686
  • National Cocaine Hotline: 800-COCAINE (262-2463)
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence: 800-NCA-CALL
  • National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline: 800-662-HELP (4357)
  • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism: 301-443-3860
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse: http://www.nida.nih.gov
  • National Resource Center: 866-870-4979

Medically reviewed by Marina Katz, MD; American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/4/2016

Source: MedicineNet.com
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