Addiction

Guides and advice for dealing with addiction

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πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mental-health

Guidance and Help

COVID-19 Resources from National Institute on Drug Abuse

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/covid-19-resources
List of resources, help and advice for people struggling with Drug abuse.


NHS Drug Addiction Advice

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-body/drug-addiction-getting-help/
Advice from the NHS on drug addiction


Alcohol Change

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://alcoholchange.org.uk/help-and-support/get-help-now/coronavirus-information-and-advice-hub
Information and advice on alcohol during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak - including tips for managing your drinking, links to support you can access even while self-isolating, and guidance for professionals.

Alcohol and Health Alliance UK

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://ahauk.org/recovery-during-coronavirus/
Alcohol Health Alliance - comprehensive list of support available for those with alcohol addiction/ in recovery and their families

Addict Help

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.addict-help.com/
Our mission is to provide expert, confidential assistance for addicts, alcoholics, families, friends, professionals and all people young and old.


Addiction Care Options

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.addictioncareoptions.com/
Information on programmes and support for Alcohol and Drug Addiction

Yale Programme

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://yale.app.box.com/v/COVID19HarmReductionGuidance
Guidance for those who use substances on COVID-19

The International Society of Addiction Medicine

πŸŒπŸ”—https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XROBO0YD-HQ
First ISAM Webinar on COVID-19 and Drug Addiction, 23 March 2020

Lemonada

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.lemonadamedia.com/addiction-in-a-pandemic/
Addiction in a Pandemic- Support for those with opioid use disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic

Greyken Centre for Addiction

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.bmc.org/addiction/covid-19-recovery-resources
COVID-19 RECOVERY RESOURCES- The COVID-19 situation can be extremely anxiety provoking for all of us but especially for those in early recovery.Β This might be exacerbated by people unable to attend their normal support group meetings or other recovery supports.Β We are sharing a short list of resources that may be helpful for you patients or other people in recovery.Β 

Samhsa

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.samhsa.gov/
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration


Young People

Child Mind Institute

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://childmind.org/article/mental-health-disorders-and-substance-use/
Mental Health and Substance UseΒ among young people

Partnership for Drug Free Kids

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”— https://drugfree.org/Β 
Advice and Information for families concerned about children or teenagers

NIDA for Teens

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://teens.drugabuse.gov/Β 
Specific information for Teenagers on Drug abuse

Drug Information

Talk to Frank

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.talktofrank.com/
Find out everything you need to know about drugs, their effects. Talk to Frank for facts, support and advice on drugs and alcohol today.

The Good Drugs Guide

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.thegooddrugsguide.com/
Your Straight-up Guide to Drugs, Addiction, and Treatment and Support

Support

Online

We are with you

οΏ½οΏ½πŸ‡§οΏ½οΏ½σ §σ ’σ ³σ £σ ΄σ ΏπŸ”—https://www.wearewithyou.org.uk/help-and-advice/advice-you/
Help, advice and online chat services that provide free, confidential support to people experiencing issues with drugs, alcohol, or mental health

Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs

οΏ½οΏ½πŸ‡§οΏ½οΏ½σ §σ ’σ ³σ £σ ΄σ ΏπŸ”—https://www.sfad.org.uk/
Helpline, advice and live-chat support service

Smart Recovery UK Online Meetings

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://smartrecovery.org.uk/online-meetings/
Self-Help Addiction Recovery Programmes from UK Smart Recovery include recovery from alcoholism, drug addiction, gambling and more.

Phone lines

AA

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—www.aa.org
Alcoholics Anonymous (national hotline)Β - (212) 870-3400

Al-Anon

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—www.al-anon.alateen.org
Al-Anon Family Groups (national hotline) - (888) 425-2666Β Β Β 

Cocaine Anonymous

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—www.ca.org
Cocaine Anonymous World Service Office - (800) 347-8998

Learn2Cope

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—www.learn2cope.org
Learn to Cope - (508) 738-5148

Smart Recovery

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”— www.smartrecovery.org/local
Smart Recovery- National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependency Hope Line 1-800-622-2255

Communities

Addiction Recovery Support Group

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/720717014714213
This is a judgement free group for people in recovery and people seeking recovery and/or attempting to get and stay clean.

Drug Addiction Support, Advice and Help

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/342875792745238
This group is a support community for anyone who has been affected by addiction.Β 

UK Drug/Alcohol Recovery Support Group

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/734326400031316
We are a group of addicts/alcoholics in recovery. We offer support and advice in dealing with addiction.

Support For Families of Alcoholics and Addicts

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/SFFAA
This group is for people who have a family member who is an alcoholic or an addict.Β