PARENT RESOURCES

The Best Offense Is Knowing What's Going On!

NATIONAL 24 HOUR HOTLINES

AIDS Hotline 800-342-2437

Alcohol and Drug Helpline 800-821-4357

National Runaway Switchboard 800-621-4000

We Tip 800-782-7463

(to anonymously report selling or trafficking of illicit drugs)



INFORMATION

Al-Anon/Alateen www.al-anon.alateen.org 800-356-9996

Provides support for families and friends of alcoholics.

Alcoholics Anonymous www.alcoholics-anonymous.org 212-870-3400

Provides help for those concerned about their drinking.

American Council for Drug Education www.acde.org 800-488-3784

Scientifically accurate information on illegal drugs.

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information www.health.org 800-662-HELP

Gives local referrals for treatment and provides publications.

Partnership for a Drug-Free America www.drugfreeamerica.org 212-922-1560

Answers questions frequently asked by parents.

Toughlove www.toughlove.org 800-333-1069

National self-help group for parents and children.