Links and Resources
- The Partnership for a Drug-Free America
The Partnership for a Drug-Free America is a nonprofit coalition of communication, health, medical and educational professionals working to reduce illicit drug use and help people live healthy, drug-free lives.
The Partnership for a Drug-Free America sponsors a widespread media campaign, including TV, radio, print and internet ads and offers many sources of free information on the website such as interactive materials and downloadable brochures. Resources are also available in Spanish.
- National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
As part of the National Institute of Health, NIDA is a government organization whose mission is to lead the nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. Two critical components are research and the dissemination of information.
A wide variety of free information is available for teens, adults, teachers and professionals.
Also provides resources in Spanish.
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
SAMHSA is a government organization that has established a clear vision for its work - a life in the community for everyone. To realize this vision, the Agency focuses on building resilience and facilitating recovery for people with or at risk for mental or substance use disorders.
SAMHSA provides a variety of information, including grant opportunities, statistics and programs for children and adults. Also provides resources in Spanish.
- World Health Organization (WHO)
The World Health Organization is the United Nations specialized agency for health. WHO's objective is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. The WHO website offers a global perspective on substance abuse and includes statistics and other educational information.
Website also available in Spanish.
- American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
The American Society of Addiction Medicine is a professional organization with a mission to: increase access to and improve the quality of addiction treatment; to educate physicians, health care providers and the public; to support research and prevention; and to establish addiction medicine as a primary specialty.
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