Useful Websites
Addiction & Substance Abuse

Berlin-Peck librarians curate these lists with you in mind! These websites are free to use, but some may include advertisements or paid options.

Addiction & Substance Abuse

Berlin Crisis Hotline: 860-747-8719
National Helpline: 1-800-662-4357
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Substance Abuse / Mental Health Helpline: 1‑877‑726‑4727
Addiction Help: 1-800-563-4086

If you think you’re experiencing a severe or life-threatening condition, call 911 or go directly to an emergency center.

 

Find a treatment center

Find a Treatment Center
Find a therapy treatment center or program.

Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator
Find treatment facilities for substance use/addiction and/or mental health problems. Confidential and anonymous.

Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Services for mental health and addiction.

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Provider Network
SCROLL DOWN to see a map of treatment centers, including Medicaid.

 

Community programs

Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery
A centralized resource in CT for all things recovery.

Smart Recovery
Mutual support meetings; free and open to anyone seeking science-based, self-empowered addiction recovery.

Connecticut Alcoholics Anonymous
A 12-step program.

Connecticut Narcotics Anonymous
A 12-step program.

Crystal Meth Anonymous
A 12-step program.

 

Services and resources

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Find help, treatment, and information on substance abuse and mental health services.

Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Services for mental health and addiction.

Smokefree.gov
Tools to help you quit smoking.

Get Nalaxone Now
An online resource to train people to respond effectively to an opioid overdose emergency.

 

Research and information

National Institute on Drug Abuse
Learn the facts about the most commonly abused drugs.

Opioid Addiction and Treatment from the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Links to help you understand addiction and opioids.

Drug Information Portal from the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Find basic and detailed information about legal and illegal drugs.

Pillbox
Identify pills by name, ingredients, imprint, shape, or color.

Get Smart About Drugs
A resource for parents, educators and caregivers from the DEA.