Support Groups, Organizations & Recovery Programs
Following are a variety of groups, organizations and programs to aid in addiction recovery. They are listed in no particular order of importance.
Alcoholics Anonymous www.alcoholics-anonymous.org - This is a group whose primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety. Their site has lots of helpful information and a section with local links for more targeted help in each state of the USA and in Canada.
475 Riverside Drive
New York, N.Y. 10115
Grand Central Station
P.O. Box 459
Al-Anon & Alateen www.al-anon.alateen.org - This is the support group for friends and family of alcoholics. Their site, in English and Spanish, offers support meetings, surveys, literature and more.
Contact them at:
Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc.
1600 Corporate Landing Parkway
Virginia Beach, VA 23454-5617
Tel: (757) 563-1600
Fax: (757) 563-1655
International Service Office
P.O. Box 17173, Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 386-8789 - Fax (213) 386-0030
Cocaine Anonymous www.ca.org
Narcotics Anonymous www.na.org
World Service Office in Los Angeles
PO Box 9999
Van Nuys, California 91409 USA
Telephone (818) 773-9999
Fax (818) 700-0700
National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Referral Service (800) 729-4357. The National Institute on Drug Abuse www.nida.nih.gov - The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Their site contains prevention, treatment, and other information on drugs and abuse for researchers, educators, parents and other interested parties. Subscribe free to their email notification list and keep updated.