The following websites provide additional information and resources on alcohol and drug abuse prevention, treatment and recovery.
Please watch this video of Mike Nerney speaking about the adolescent brain here
Helps individuals assess their own alcohol consumption patterns.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
The Campaign is fighting to free America's youth from tobacco and to create a healthier environment.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC is the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people – at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.
Center for Mental Health Services
Provides information and resources on prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation services for mental illness. Also includes: programs, links and campaigns for kids.
Lets parents and caregivers know that there is a very real problem with drug and alcohol use amonth New Hampshire’s youth. The site features statistics from national and state drug and alcohol use surveys.
College Drinking Prevention
This website is a one-stop resource for comprehensive research-based information on issues related to alcohol abuse and binge drinking in college students.
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)
CADCA is the premier membership organization of over 5,000 anti-drug coalitions, each working to make their community safe, healthy and drug-free, one community at a time. Great resource for community coalitions.
The young teens place for information on alcohol and resisting peer pressure.
Offers a self-screening tool to help assess drug and alcohol use and risk level.
Faces and Voices of Recovery
Faces & Voices of Recovery is committed to organizing and mobilizing the millions of Americans in long-term recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction
U.S. Government website that provides the public with easy, one-stop access to all federal government on-line information and services. This website provides a single online information portal that connects Americans with information and resources from all 27 million federal web pages. One of the largest and most useful collections of web pages in the world.
HIV Prevention Among Drug Users
Injection drug use is important in the transmission of blood borne infections (including HIV and hepatitis B and C); this web site provides access to materials and resources developed to assist HIV prevention providers working with IDUs and their sex partners.
Join Together leads initiatives to help communities respond to the harms caused by excessive alcohol and drug use and provides free internet services supporting their efforts.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
MADD's mission: to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.
National Association of Children of Alcoholics
NACoA is the national nonprofit 501 (c) 3 membership and affiliate organization working on behalf of children of alcohol and drug dependent parents.
National Inhalant Prevention Coalition
This comprehensive site explains all about inhalants, the prevention campaign, frequently asked questions, and contact information.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
NIAAA supports and conducts biomedical and behavioral research on the causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems.
National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA)
NIDA's mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. There are two critical components.
The first is the strategic support and conduct of research across a broad range of disciplines. The second is to ensure the rapid and effective dissemination and use of the results of that research to improve drug abuse and addiction prevention, treatment, and policy.
National Institute of Drug Abuse for Teens (NIDA for Teens)
This website is designed to educate adolescents ages 11 through 15 (as well as their parents and teachers) on the science behind drug abuse.
National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign (Above the Influence)
Interactive website designed for youth to learn more about alcohol and other drugs.
A non-profit organization whose mission is to foster, promote and support effective strategies to reduce alcohol, tobacco and other drug problems in NH. New Futures is focusing on two goals: reducing underage alcohol problems and increasing access to treatment through leadership and policy development, information dissemination and program innovation.
Northern New England Poison Center
In Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, the Northern New England Poison Center provides immediate treatment advice for poison emergencies. We also provide information about poisons and poison prevention, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.
Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
The principle purpose of ONDCP is to establish policies, priorities and objectives for the Nation’s drug control program
Partnership At DrugFree.org
A non-profit coalition of professionals from the communications industry, whose mission is to help teens reject substance abuse through its national anti-drug advertising campaign and other forms of media communication.
Partnership for a DrugFree New Hampshire
A website designed to help individuals, families, and communities to get informed, get involved and get help! You will find information on prevention efforts, effects of alcohol and other drugs, guidance on recovery and treatment and links to programs in the Granite State.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
SAMHSA is the Federal agency charged with improving the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, disability, and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental illnesses.
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)
CSAP provides national leadership in the Federal effort to prevent alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug problems. CSAP connects people and resources to innovative ideas and strategies, and encourages efforts to reduce and eliminate alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug problems both in the United States and internationally.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
CSAT supports a variety of activities to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by alcohol and drug abuse by ensuring access to clinically sound, cost-effective addiction treatment that reduces the health and social costs to our communities and the nation.
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI)
Features free information and resources on a wide variety of ATOD issues. Grouped by subject and audience, with links to other publications of interest.
CSAP’s Northeast Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT)
CSAP's Northeast CAPT’s mission is to support the application of science-based substance abuse prevention programs and strategies at the local, state, and regional levels. In addition, the CAPT promotes collaboration between and within each level.
Workplace Resource Center Overview and information for the Federal Drug-Free Workplace Program
The Workplace Resource Center provides centralized access to information about drug- free workplace and related topics.