alcohol & drugs
help in overcoming addiction
Where to call for help overcoming an addiction or for info about drinking and drugs. In an emergency, always call 911
Crisis Link: 703-527-4077 or 1-800-SUICIDE
Crisis Link guarantees a listening ear, 24-hours a day, to teens who want someone to talk to who will listen without judgment. All calls are free.
Arlington County Substance Abuse Programs and Services - services for those who are suffering from addiction or who are affected by it. Call 703-228-4900 to see if you are eligible for one of the many programs, or apply in person at 2120 Washington Blvd.
Second Chance - Arlington County's early prevention and intervention program for getting youth back on track for a healthy and productive life.
Recursos en Español: Hay clínicas, programas, y servicos de salud en este pagina de web.
thecoolspot.gov - information on drug use and tips on how to deal with situations pertaining to substance abuse.
Foundation for Alcohol Awareness and Responsibility – (formerly Century Council) According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for 15 to 20 year olds.
Get Smart About Drugs - A DEA resource for parents, teens and educators aimed at providing information about drug use and how to help prevent it.
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