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The Heroin Alert Program

(New Castle County Police, Delaware)
To Schedule a program call 302-395 8050.

Focus Adolescent Services
Directory of Family Help in the US and Canada
1-877-FOCUS-AS (1-877-362-8727)
Web: http://www.focusas.com/Directory.html
Email: help@focusas.com

Teen Challenge  International Network
Substance Abuse Treatment Centers for Adolescents and Adults
250+ Residential Programs Nationwide and  Worldwide
http://www.teenchallenge.com  |  tcusa@teenchallengeusa.com
P.O. Box 1015, Springfield, MO 65801
(800) 814-5729 | Phone: (417) 862-6969 | Fax: (417) 862-8209

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Hotlines

The Nines Line
AA Meeting Locator -- 1-800-999-9999
Runaway Teen Hotline -- 1-800-999-9999

Heroin Hurts -- support for families and friends of heroin addicts http://www.geocities.com/heartland/lake/1696

Alcohol Treatment Referral Hotline 
Provides help and referrals for people with concerns about alcohol or drug use. 
24 hours. 

Cocaine Hotline 
Provides treatment referrals and some drug information. 
24 hours. 

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment 
National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Referral Service 
Can link the caller to a variety of hotlines that provide treatment referrals. 
24 hours. 

NCADD Hopeline 
Will refer the caller to a local affiliate office of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. Callers can also leave their name and address to receive written information about alcohol and other drug abuse. Touch tone phone is required. 24 hours. 

Self-Help Groups and Other Services

Al-Anon/Alateen Family Group Headquarters, Inc. 
1-800-344-2666 (U.S.) 
1-800-443-4525 (Canada) 
Provides information about Al-Anon/Alateen and referrals for local meetings. 
8 am - 6 pm EST, M-F. 

Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Inc. 
Provides information about AA and worldwide referrals to local meetings. 
8:30 am-4:45 pm EST, M-F. 

The CDC National AIDS Hotline 
800-344-SIDA  Spanish 
Provides information, education, and answers questions regarding the disease, testing facilities, and medications used for treatment. 24 hours. 

Families Anonymous 
Provides information about Families Anonymous and worldwide referrals to local meetings. 
10 am - 4 pm PST, M-F (after-hours voice mail). 

H.E.A.L. -- Help End Addiction with Love
630-682-0053 or 630-682-5394

PO Box 5334, Glendale Heights IL 60139
HEAL is a non-profit organization founded in October, 2001 following the heroin overdose and addiction of several teenagers in our community. HEAL is made up of parents and volunteers who are devoted to helping teenagers recover from drug addiction. HEALhelps families to cope with the emotional and financial drains of helping their teenagers to overcome drug addiction.

Marijuana Anonymous World Services 
Provides information about MA and referrals to local meetings. 
24 hours (voice mail). 

Nar-Anon Family Groups 
Provides information about Nar-Anon and worldwide referrals to local meetings. 
9 am - 4 pm PST, M-Th. 

Narcotics Anonymous 
Provides information about NA and worldwide referrals to local meetings. 
8 am - 5pm PST, M-F. 

NAPARE Alcohol, Drug, and Pregnancy Hotline 
Provides information and counseling. 9 am - 5 pm CST, M-F 

Secular Organizations for Sobriety (SOS) 
Provides information about SOS and worldwide referrals to local meetings. 
24 hours (voice mail). 

Rational Recovery Systems 
800-303-CURE (recorded information and voice mail) 
Provides information about RR, worldwide referrals to local meetings, and professional services. 
24 hours.

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