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Alcohol Resources on the Web

Information and Resources

Alcohol and Driving

Alcohol Problems and Solutions

Alcohol and Sleep

Alcohol Research Group

College Alcohol Study

Alcohol and Drug Info

College Drinking Prevention

Facts on Tap

Freedom from drinking

Alcohol and Other Drugs

Alcohol Research and Health Info – Univ. of Indiana

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – impaired driving facts

Monitoring the Future Study

Where To Go For Help

Adult Children of Alcoholics
A Twelve Step program of women and men who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes who meet to find freedom from the past and ways to improve today.

Whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not, Al-Anon offers hope and recovery to all people affected by the alcoholism of a loved one or friend.

Alcoholics Anonymous
An international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem; it is nonprofessional, self-supporting, nondenominational, multiracial, apolitical, self-help group open to anyone who wants to do something about their drinking problem.

American Council for Drug Education
Substance abuse prevention and education agency that develops programs and materials based on the most current scientific research on drug use and its impact on society.

American Society of Addiction Medicine
The nation's medical specialty society dedicated to educating physicians and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addictions.

Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)
Nonprofit education and advocacy organization that focuses on improving the safety and nutritional quality of our food supply and on reducing the carnage caused by alcoholic beverages.

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)
CSAP, under the auspices Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, provides national leadership in the development of policies, programs and services to prevent the onset of illegal drug use, to prevent underage alcohol and tobacco use and to reduce the negative consequences of using substances.

Center for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)
A University of Maryland research center which collects, analyzes and disseminates information on the nature and extent of substance abuse and related problems in Maryland and nationally. Conducts policy-relevant research on specific initiatives to prevent, treat and control substance abuse.

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
CSAT, under the auspices Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is congressionally mandated to expand the availability of effective treatment and recovery services for alcohol and drug problems.

Drug Strategies
Promotes more effective approaches to the nation's drug problems and supports private and public efforts to reduce the demand for drugs through prevention, education, treatment, law enforcement and community initiatives.

Dual Recovery Anonymous
An independent, twelve-step, self-help organization for people with a dual diagnosis of chemically dependence and an emotional or psychiatric illness. Addresses how both illnesses affect all areas of life.

Betty Ford Center
A nonprofit, licensed treatment center that helps women, men and families begin the process of recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. Founded in 1982 by former First Lady Betty Ford and Ambassador Leonard Firestone.

International Council of Alcohol and Addictions
A nonprofit organization which brings together many national bodies and a wide range of professionals in different disciplines who exchange knowledge, ideas, advice, guidance, expertise and research, facilitated by its conferences and other activities in the field of dependencies.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

National volunteer organization, with community chapters throughout the U.S., whose goal is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.

National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA)
A national, nonprofit membership organization working on behalf of children of alcohol and drug dependent parents. Advocates for all children and families affected by alcoholism and other drug dependencies.

National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP)
Dedicated to promoting, assisting and enhancing the delivery of ethical, effective, research-based treatment for alcoholism and other drug addictions.

National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
Global organization of addiction-focused professionals who enhance the health and recovery of individuals, families and communities and empowers addiction-focused professionals to achieve excellence through education, advocacy, knowledge, standards of practice, ethics, professional development and research.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Part of the National Institutes of Health, supports and conducts biomedical and behavioral research on the causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems.

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)
Provides students with the best prevention and intervention tools possible to deal with the issues of underage drinking, drunk driving, drug abuse and other destructive decisions.

These links and more at the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence website.