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.

Connecticut Treatment Centers

Connecticut AA Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings provide a place for support and recovery offering a helping hand to those suffering from alcoholism.

The Connecticut AA database features hundreds of Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and contact information for local groups near you.

Al-Anon Family Groups

For those who have a loved one or friend who’s addiction to alcohol has caused undue stress on your life, consider the supportive care of Al-Anon family groups. These groups offer recovery solutions for those who known someone who is addicted to alcohol.

Al-Anon Family Group Connecticut – A complete list of Al-anon meetings throughout the state of Connecticut.

Mental Health Services

The Department of Mental Health & Addiction in Connecticut provides resources and helpful links to local area treatment and rehabilitation facilities that can provide helpful care for mental health problems, behavioral health problems and substance abuse.

Hartford Hospital – mental health services division of the Hartford Hospital in Connecticut.

Silver Hill Hospital – Mental health services division of Silver Hill Hospital.

Connecticut Mental Health – Mental health services and support in Connecticut.

Mental Health Association of Connecticut – Supportive tools and resources for residents in search of mental health treatment.

Anonymous Groups

Connecticut NA – provides a complete list of NA meetings taking place throughout Connecticut offering hope to those suffering from a wide range of substance abuse problems.

Cocaine Anonymous Connecticut – For those in recovery from cocaine addiction in Connecticut.

Connecticut Gamblers Anonymous – Help for those who suffer from compulsive gambling and gambling addiction in Connecticut.

Connecticut Helplines

Health Department AIDS/HIV Hotline – call (860) 692-2783

Dept. of Mental Health & Addiction – A complete database of crisis services hotlines in Connecticut.

Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services – call (888) 999-5545

Connecticut Child Abuse  – If you are a victim of child abuse or you suspect a case of child abuse, call (800) 624-5518

Connecticut Suicide & Crisis Hotline – If you are thinking of committing suicide or you know someone who is suicidal, call 800-203-1234

Treatment & Detox Guide

Al-Anon 12-Step Recovery Program: Love It Or Leave It

For those who don’t know or have never heard of Al-anon, it is a 12-step recovery program that is the counter-part to the Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step recovery program. It was initiated by Lois Wilson (the wife of Bill Wilson; one of the original founders of Alcoholics Anonymous) as a safe haven and support group for….

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Teen alcoholic tells of battle with the bottle

Jesse is 23-years-old and should be able to have a beer with his mates. Instead he is an alcoholic. After leaving school at 16 to take up a chef apprenticeship, he began regularly drinking with his older work mates, then slowly watched his life spiral out of control as he went on three or four….

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Paris gets a taste of teen binge drinking

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It Tells You something about the novelty of a French debate about “le binge drinking” that an equivalent French term has yet to enter into common usage and that whenever the media broach it, they feel obliged first to explain to people what exactly it is. They’ve been doing a lot of explaining lately. According….

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Alcoholism: What you might not know

Concerns about alcohol abuse have been making headlines this week. A woman who drinks two glasses of wine every day is at risk for developing liver trouble, a doctor says. A woman who drinks two glasses of wine every day is at risk for developing liver trouble, a doctor says. First, the Indian state of….

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Substance abuse, schizophrenia and risk of violence

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A study published this week in the open access journal PLoS Medicine demonstrates that there is an association between schizophrenia and violence, but shows that this association is greatly increased by drug and alcohol abuse. Importantly, the study also finds that the risk of violence from patients with psychoses who also have substance use disorder….

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