How hotlines can help stop substance abuse


Hotlines exist all over the world to help those in need, specifically those who either know someone or they themselves have an issue with abusing substances such as alcohol, tobacco, or illegal drugs.

What hotlines are specifically available to me?

National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

National 24/7 Alcohol Addiction Recovery Hotline: 1-888-682-9937

What webpages can I use to find recovery hotlines?

What can I expect when I call a Substance Abuse Recovery Hotline?

You can expect to get in touch with somebody who has experience in helping individuals with substance abuse problems get the help that they need. By calling a hotline, you will come in contact with someone who can refer you to rehab and recovery centers in your area that can help you or someone you know recover from substance abuse and addiction.