Resources

These resources correspond with The Dragon Who Lives at Our House, focusing on substance abuse and recovery.

For Addicts

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience,strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Website: www.aa.org
Phone: 212-870-3400


Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous is a nonprofit fellowship of men and women who are recovering drug addicts. It provides both a recovery process and peer support network.

Website: www.na.org
Phone: 818-773-9999


SAMHSA

The "Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration" is a public government agency that helps with mental health issues and suicide prevention.

Website: www.samhsa.gov
Phone: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)


National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)

The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting individuals and families affected by eating disorders.

Website: www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
Phone: 206-382-3587



Faith-based Programs

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered recovery program for dealing with hurts, hang-ups, or habits.

Website: www.celebraterecovery.com



For the Affected

Al-Anon

Al-Anon offers strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. It is aimed at helping people who have been affected by someone else's drinking.

Website: www.al-anon.alateen.org
Phone: 757-563-1600


Alateen

Alateen is a recovery program for young people. It is part of Al-Anon, which helps families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with the problem drinking of a relative or friend.

Website: www.al-anon.alateen.org/alateen.html
Phone: 757-563-1600


NACoA - Just 4 Kids

Part of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics, Just 4 Kids contains information written for children about how to cope with alcoholic parents and facts about alcoholism.

Website: www.nacoa.org