Note: There are some commercial companies listed here. Their listing is not an endorsement of their services but their sites include valuable information.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Recovery Connection

AA History (Sitemap)
Great site with lots of resources.

The Recovery Village
Even though I don’t usually support commercial treatment centers I feel The Recovery Village has some excellent information pertaining to all forms of addiction. Please visit their website and explore.

Alcohol Rehab Guide   This website has a lot of info about alcoholism and treatment
Alcoholism is the most severe form of alcohol abuse and involves the inability to manage drinking habits. It is also commonly referred to as alcohol use disorder. Alcohol use disorder is organized into three categories: mild, moderate and severe. Each category has various symptoms and can cause harmful side effects. If left untreated, any type of alcohol abuse can spiral out of control. Read more…

Florida Addiction Rehabilitation Centers

Start Your Recovery offers reliaable information for people who are dealing with substance use issues — and their family members, friends, and co-workers, too. We know that there is no one-size-fits-all solution to the challenges faced by those who misuse alcohol, prescription or illegal drugs, or other substances, and we aim to break through the clutter to help people at any stage of recovery.

Our goal is to offer people who are dealing with substance use issues a single source of reputable, objective information about signs, symptoms, conditions, treatment options, and resources — presented in a user-friendly format and in language that’s easy to understand. First we asked: “Why doesn’t someone offer access to these resources in one place?” Then we asked: “Why don’t we?”

Alcohol misuse and abuse are widespread issues affecting millions of Americans of all ages and backgrounds…read more
A very good site with lots of resources and information. Thank you Sarah for providing this link.
More resources from Addiction Group: 
How to Sober Up    (Quickly)
Daughters of Alcoholic Mothers

Alcohol Help
Now is the time to change your life. Browse resources and get connected to treatment that is right for you.
Follow the links on this page for great information about alcoholism and treatment, including intervention.

Addiction Center
is your comprehensive addiction information hub. We are the definitive guide to the dangers of abusing alcohol, illicit drugs, prescription drugs and more. We review top treatment centers to help you find the one that gives you or your loved one the best chance at a successful recovery.

Thank you Tyler for providing the following link.

National USA Substance Use Disorder Treatment Locator
Mission: To reduce the impact of substance abuse by helping people locate proper addiction treatment.

Detox Local
At Detox Local we provide a nationwide directory of detox centers for both drugs and alcohol. As per our name, the focus is on detox centers near you. We have dozens of drug-specific guides that cover addiction, withdrawal, detox, and the specific risks and effective methods for detoxing from alcohol and different drugs. Read more…

Alcohol Addiction: Effects, Mental Health, and Relapse Prevention
When it comes to alcohol use disorder (addiction), every person’s situation is different…read more…

Depression and Alcohol
Alcohol abuse and depression are commonly connected among patients who receive a dual diagnosis…read more…
Thank you Michelle for the above links.

All Treatment –

Modern medicine understands that addiction to drugs or alcohol to be a chronic disease of the brain in which the reward system, memory, learning, motivation, and associated brain systems are changed, leading to compulsive behaviors around specific triggers, most often substances. Read More….

At, you can read our library of educational articles on recovering from alcohol and drug abuse and many treatment and support options. You can customize searches for rehab centers and treatment andcontact one of our professional counselors who can answer all your questions and get you started on your new drug-free life.

Find Addiction Treatment Centers Near You
If you or your loved one are struggling with drug or alcohol addiction, you have come to the right place. Division On Addictions is an organization that was created for the sole purpose of helping those who are affected by an alcohol or drug addiction problem to locate a local rehab center near them.
Thank you Mary for this link.
Addiction isn’t a choice, and people suffering from it need help to recover. The disease is caused by a variety of factors and leads to long-term negative consequences that could be deadly. Effective treatment for drug addiction and behavioral addictions exists to help addicts recover.

An outpatient rehab facility can be very beneficial for individuals with a mild substance abuse problem who are serious about getting sober. They allow the freedom to continue working and caring for family while in recovery. Read more…Addiction Center.

Drug Rehab Connections
Drug Rehab Connections is a valuable, informational website that connects those in need with resources and support to get their lives back on track. Get the support you need today.

The Foundation for a Drug-Free World 
The Foundation for a Drug-Free World is a nonprofit public benefit corporation that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions and live drug-free.

Choosing Alcohol Rehab – Choosing a rehab program is a life-changing decision. Luckily, there are thousands of qualified treatment facilities throughout America that can help end your struggle with addiction.

Financial Assistance for Those Recovering From Addiction
Financial hardship is common among those recovering from addiction, but there are resources that provide financial aid for drug rehab. Individuals in recovery have access to grants, non-profit and private programs, personal funding, and insurance to manage the expense of rehab.  Read More….

Talking to Your Teens About Marijuana and Other Drugs
No one is immune to the risks associated with drugs and alcohol. Kids may come into contact with drugs sooner than you expect, so it’s almost never too soon to begin talking about the dangers of drugs and addiction. Read more….
Thank you Henleigh and Martina for this informative link.
Drug Dangers is committed to providing information on a range of medications and medical devices that have serious complications.

The Real Facts about Drugs
Illicit drug use is estimated to cost $193 billion a year with $11 billion just in healthcare costs alone. This guide will explore the facts behind drug use and abuse, including in-depth resources you can use to help someone you love or care about, including children, teens, and seniors.

‘Guide to Teen Drug Addiction’
This piece — written by our team at, a free web resource on teen addiction — addresses the issues parents and teens face while battling teen substance abuse. It explores questions such as “What Causes Teen Addiction?”, “How Can I Tell If My Team Has a Problem?”, and “What Can I Do?”

Guide to Alcohol Detoxing
This handy guide provides a detailed outline of what you can expect during an alcohol detox program.

For teens and high school students
Defend yourselves from peer pressure.

The dangers of drunk driving
Why would you drive drunk? You have to get somewhere? Okay, call a cab. Download the Uber app. Get a hold of a friend. Take a bus. Walk. Other options exist, none of which kill 27 people a day.

Thanks Krista and Emma

About Pain Management
How physician anesthesiologists can help safely and effectively manage pain from surgery, injury or chronic conditions. People dealing with pain can have access to more high-quality information straight from physician anesthesiologists, pain medicine specialists who are especially skilled and experienced in taking care of people with chronic pain. Info about Opioid Treatment and Abuse and Non-Opioid Treatment.
Thank you Sarah

Can a DNA test predict addiction?
It’s no secret that addiction is hereditary. If someone in your family struggles with addiction, your risk of developing an addiction is higher. Even more so if the person to whom you are related in a close relative, such as a parent. Read More…
Thanks Donna

Travelling to the UK?

Addiction, Mental Health, Housing and Financial Guide for Veterans
For our UK veteran friends…thanks for the link Lily
For our UK Friends

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Addiction Resources

American Society of Addiction Medicine

Quit Smoking Community

Yoga for Addiction Recovery   created by Symetria Recovery

Web of Addictions

Sober Recovery

A Guide to Alcohol Detox and Withdrawal

Recovery Connection

Divorce Support

Laura’s Lee

Friends of Bill W
Great resource for AA information, prayers, principles, promises, and so much more

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