Support Groups and Resources for Family and Friends
Adult Children of Alcoholics
A 12-step program for women and men who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes.
Al-Anon / Alateen
A 12-step program for friends and families of problem drinkers.
Children of Alcoholics Foundation
A nonprofit organization that provides educational materials and services to help professionals, children, and adults dealing with parental addiction.
A 12-step program for the families and friends of people with addiction.
Nar-Anon Family Groups
A 12-step program to help relatives and friends recover from the effects of living with an addict.
National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA)
An organization advocating for children and families affected by alcoholism and other drug dependencies.
The Partnership at Drugfree.org
Helping parents prevent, intervene and find treatment for their children using science and communications based resources.
Helps young people battle addiction (and other adversities) via entertainment industry professionals who have confronted similar crises and now wish to collaborate with young people to create and present live-concert events.
Austin, Texas-based nonprofit dedicated to reducing the high cost of addiction while improving the health and wellness of communities.
A place for addicts and those who love them to discuss addiction, particularly addiction to opiates (pain pills).
A site created by a concerned parent that is focused on sharing and support for addiction, recovery and treatment.
All Things Addiction Related
- 12-Step Fellowships
- Academic and Research Organizations
- Addiction-Related Foundations
- Advocacy, Education and Policy Organizations
- Faith-Based Recovery Organizations
- Government Programs
- Medical and Scientific Resources
- Non 12-Step Fellowships and Programs
- Professional Organizations
- Support Groups and Resources for Family and Friends
- Websites and Publications
- Youth Resources