A National Directory of Drug Treatment Centers and Alcohol Treatment Centers, Therapists and Specialists. A free, simple directory providing assistance and guidance for those seeking help regarding alcohol addiction, drug addiction, dependency and many other conditions that affect the mind, body and soul.
Call 800-580-9104 to speak with an alcohol or drug abuse counselor.

Alaska Treatment Centers

Alaska AA Meetings

Anchorage Alaska A.A. – For help finding Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Anchorage, visit the local AA meetup site.

Fairbanks Alaska A.A. – For alcoholics in need of localized support in Fairbanks, visit the Fairbanks, Alaska AA website.

Wailla Alaska A.A. – A directory of AA meetings taking place in Wailla.

Al-Anon

Anchorage / Eagle River Al-Anon – Al-anon family groups and meetings in Anchorage & Eagle River area.

Fairbanks Al-Anon – Fairbanks Al-Anon family groups for those who have a loved one who’s addiction to alcohol has caused them pain.

Kenai Penninsula Al-Anon – Al-Anon family groups for those in Kenai Penninsula area looking for support and guidance.

Mat-Su Valley Al-Anon – Residents of Mat-Su Valley can seek help, support and care in Al-Anon family groups.

Southwest Alaska Al-Anon – If you live in Southwest Alaska, visit the local Al-Anon chapter for peer support and help in coping with a loved one’s addiction.

Mental Health

Alaska Dept of Health and Social Serivces – for general mental illness and inquiries regarding mental health.

Anchorage Community Mental Health Services, Inc. – Residents of Anchorage can contact the community mental health services division for assistance.

Fairbanks Community Behavioral Health Center – For mental health services in Fairbanks, Alaska, visit the Fairbanks Community Behavioral Health Center.

Juneau Mental Health – Juneau, Alaska residents can get mental health treatment & referrals from the Juneau Mental Health Services Division.

Anonymous Support Groups

Anchorage NA – For those suffering from narcotics addiction in Anchorage and looking for peer support.

Fairbanks NA – Help for drug addiction in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Juneau NA – 12 Step support groups for those suffering from drug addiction in Juneau, Alaska.

Alaska Helplines

Alaska Sucide & Crisis Hotline – Suicide prevention and crisis help for residents of Alaska.

National Suicide Preventional Lifeline – Lifeline provides suicide prevention, support and immediate assistance throughout the country.

Anchorage Emergency Crisis Line – For immediate help, call 907-563-3200

Alaska AIDS Helpine – If you or someone you know suffers from AIDS or HIV and needs help in Alaska, call 800-478-AIDS

Alaska Child Abuse Hotline – For child abuse cases, to report child abuse or if you have been abused, call 800-478-4444

Treatment & Detox Guide

Fetal Alcohol Disorders Often Misdiagnosed as ADHD

ADHS FASD

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Homeless alcoholism drains city

The Biggest Little City gained notoriety in a 2006 edition of the New Yorker after two Reno police officers estimated that ignoring one of the city’s homeless chronic alcoholics cost the city more than $1 million over the years. Malcolm Gladwell’s story quoted Reno police officers Patrick O’Bryan and Steve Johns explaining that Murray Barr,….

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Adult Children of Alcoholics ACoAs: Qualities and Traits

Shows like Intervention along with celebrity after celebrity photographed in sunglases entering various treatment centers….. has gone a long way to break down walls when it comes to looking at the pain caused by addiction. But what about the rest of the family? The addict isn’t the only person who needs help to become well….

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Teen drinking Youth alcohol abuse still a major concern

David is a fairly typical teenager in a fairly typical local high school. He can’t wait to get his driver’s license, he eats like a horse and he’s an accomplished athlete. But, unbeknownst to his parents and siblings, David and his friends were having drinking parties — not all the time but, in his words,….

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Keep alcohol intake under control

When most people think about the upcoming holidays, they think about friends, family, food and good cheer. But for many people, the weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s are particularly difficult. Financial problems are tough to handle at any time, but they can seem overwhelming during this season of giving. Feelings of loneliness, isolation and….

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