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.

Families Anonymous

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

Helping parents prevent, intervene and find treatment for their children using science and communications based resources.

Road Recovery

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.

SuboXone TalkZone

A place for addicts and those who love them to discuss addiction, particularly addiction to opiates (pain pills).