Recovery Resources: Online
The resources listed in this section have been recommended by people in recovery. The presence of these resources on this Web site does not signify an endorsement by RECOVERY-Coast to Coast or the Alliance for Recovery and neither organization is responsible for any information found in them.
Self Help Information Sources
The Official AA Home page
Christians in Recovery
Open to anyone who is interested in recovery in a Christian or Biblical setting. The site contains much new and interesting information relating the Bible and the 12 steps.
Jews in Recovery from Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies
Designed for Jews and their families whose lives have been affected by alcohol and drug abuse and for those who have tried to help. It is sponsored by JACS, a volunteer nonprofit organization of Jewish Alcoholics, Chemically dependent people, and their Significant others. Offers extensive up-to-date resources for concerns of addiction in the Jewish community.
Women For Sobriety
Self-help program for women alcoholics.
A self-run, self-supported housing program for individuals recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction. Oxford House assures an alcohol and drug-free living environment.
Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Information
Join Together Online
National resource center for communities fighting substance abuse. Great source for news clippings related to AOD issues.
United States Government Resources
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
NIAA supports and conducts biomedical and behavioral research on the causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems. The full text of Alcohol Alerts a quarterly bulletin that disseminates important research findings on a single aspect of alcohol abuse and alcoholism is available here.
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
The mission of the NIDA is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) SAMHSA's mission is to assure that quality substance abuse and mental health services are available to the people who need them and to ensure that prevention and treatment knowledge is used more effectively in the general health care system.
The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI)
NCADI is the world's largest resource for current information and materials concerning substance abuse prevention.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) mission is to expand the availability of effective treatment and recovery services for alcohol and drug problems.
The American Society of Addiction Medicine
Provides a great deal of information about the Society, including history,board members, information about member publications, and links to other resources on the
National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP)
Describes the organization and provides a draft standards on the Critical Elements of drug Courts.
Drug Watch International
A volunteer nonprofit information network and advocacy organization which promotes the creation of healthy drug-free cultures in the world and opposes the legalization of drugs. Several policy and position papers are available at this site.