Resources 2018-08-01T13:26:18+00:00

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If you need assistance or know someone who is struggling with opioid addiction, there are options. We encourage you to reach out for help and gain support from the many resources listed below.

State Hotline to Find Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services
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Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIDA’s mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health.

Access State Resources

PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs
The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs mission is to engage, coordinate and lead the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s effort to prevent and reduce drug, alcohol and gambling addiction and abuse; and to promote recovery, thereby reducing the human and economic impact of the disease.

OverdoseFreePA
OverdoseFreePA is made possible by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency, and is directed and managed by the Pennsylvania Overdose Reduction Technical Assistance Center (TAC), University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. The website is a result of collaboration with county and state partners across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Commonwealth of PA – Treating and Preventing Opioid Addiction Guide
Governor Wolf and his administration are working to provide real solutions to save lives and help addicted individuals and their families get the treatment they need to live long, productive lives. This guide will connect you with opioid addiction services.

Pennsylvania Inpatient Drug Rehab Clinics
Looking for a high-quality rehab clinic in Pennsylvania for yourself or someone you love? Rehabs.com contains a wealth of knowledge on executive private clinics and can help you find the center that’s right for you. Our substance abuse treatment centers can help anyone break free from drugs, whether the addiction is to Antabuse, Crystal Methamphetamine, alcohol or any other street or prescription drug.

Centers of Excellence
Centers of Excellence help ensure that people with opioid-related substance use disorder stay in treatment to receive follow-up care and are supported within their communities. The centers coordinate care for people with Medicaid, and treatment is team-based and “whole person” focused, with the explicit goal of integrating behavioral health and primary care.

Roxbury (treatment)
Addressing both substance abuse and mental health issues at the same time has proven to be therapeutically beneficial for our patients. Our team not only provides psychiatric stabilization for your loved one in crisis, but we also have the capability and expertise to treat those who have co-occurring substance abuse needs.

Overdose News Bulletin – The Pennsylvania Association of County Drug and Alcohol Administrators (PACDAA)
The Overdose News Bulletin is a weekly publication that contains news articles from across Pennsylvania and the United States.

Top Pennsylvania Addiction Recovery Centers: Reviews and Ratings
There are numerous rehab options available in Pennsylvania, but which one is right for you? The process of researching facilities can seem overwhelming, which is one reason program alumni take the time to write reviews and ratings. By browsing the reviews listed here, you can gain a better understanding of the many addiction treatment programs in PA. You can read about the program’s amenities, staff, specialties, and even payment plans to help you make this important life decision.

Support and Resources for Parents:

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids
We’ve been supporting families and responding to a changing drug landscape for over 30 years. Learn more about how we got to where we are today and meet the dedicated and passionate people who make it all possible.

 

Parent Further
ParentFurther is an online resource to help families strengthen relationships through shared activities. Family relationships provide the foundation from which young people can develop the motivation and skills to overcome challenges and thrive.

Volunteer in the Philadelphia Region

Angels in Motion
AIM is changing the way those suffering with the disease of addiction are treated, one life at a time.

Epidemic
Epidemic is a series of weavings thematically connected by the struggles, the despair, and the stories of hope surrounding addiction.

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