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Government Programs

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

An agency overseen by the US Department of the Treasury that enforces the federal laws and regulations relating to alcohol and tobacco products.

www.atf.gov/

Bureau of Justice Statistics

A source of facts and federal statistics on drug-related crime and incarceration.

www.bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A federal agency dedicated to protecting health that develops programs promoting disease prevention, environmental health, and educational activities.

www.cdc.gov

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

An agency run by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration that provides leadership in the federal effort to prevent alcohol, tobacco and other drug problems.

www.samhsa.gov

College Drinking Prevention

A government-supported program that provides strategies and solutions to prevent the harmful consequences of college binge drinking.

www.cadca.org

FDA Recalls

A site run by the US Food and Drug Administration listing drugs recently withdrawn from the market and other drug safety concerns.

www.fda.gov

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI)

A site run by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration listing federal resources and prevention materials on alcohol and other drugs.

www.higheredcenter.org

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

A federal agency run by the US Department of Transportation, that maintains statistics on DWI and DUI.

www.nhtsa.dot.gov

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

A component of the National Institutes of Health that supports and conducts research on the causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems.

www.niaaa.nih.gov

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

A federal agency that conducts and supports research, administers policy, and disseminates data on drug dependence.

www.nida.nih.gov

National Alcohol and Drug Recovery Month

An annual event run by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to promote substance abuse treatment and recovery.

www.recoverymonth.gov

Office of National Drug Control Policy

A component of the Executive Office of the President that features White House drug policy initiatives, programs, resources and press releases.

www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov

Safe & Drug Free Schools Program

A federal program to reduce drug, alcohol and tobacco use, and violence, in schools, through education and prevention activities.

www.ed.gov

Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator

A searchable directory of drug and alcohol treatment programs around the country, provided by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, that locates nearby treatment facilities.

www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov

Too Smart to Start

An awareness initiative from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration that provides information and materials on underage drinking.

www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov

US Food and Drug Administration Drugs Information

Consumer information on prescription drugs, side effects, safety concerns, drug recalls and medication health fraud.

www.fda.gov

Working Partners for an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace

A component of the US Department of Labor that provides information about addiction to alcohol and other drugs, the cost to the workplace and strategies to establish an alcohol- and drug-free workplace.

www.dol.gov

Rehabilitation Directories

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The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

Morningside Recovery
 
 
 
 

For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

AToN Center
 
 
 
 

Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

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This exclusive Northern California rehab is all about client choice—as well as golf outings, Buddhist field trips and keeping up with the office.

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