Where do you start?
This e-book from The Partnership at DrugFree.org provides information about adolescent and young-adult alcohol and other drug abuse treatment and will help you get the most appropriate care for your child and family.
You’ll find answers to the following questions:
- What is substance abuse treatment?
- How do I find the right treatment for my child?
- How do I pay for treatment?
- How do I get my child to start treatment?
- What can I do to cope better?
Parents Toll-Free Helpline:
The Parents Toll-Free Helpline, 1-855-DRUGFREE (1-855-378-4373), is staffed by clinical social workers with practical experience in substance abuse prevention and treatment. The helpline, launched by The Partnership at Drugfree.org, began taking calls in April 2011 and will offer bilingual support (English/Spanish) beginning in mid-August. Click here for more information!
Local Treatment Facilities
This is an interactive locator from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration