Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Resources

SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER and MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

If you or a loved one is struggling with Substance Use Disorder or Mental Health issues, please see the following :

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

Other 12 Step meetings & Additional resources

Recovery Apps (download to your smartphone via app store/google play/website)

Facebook Recovery Groups (logon to Facebook, search group, ask to join)

Parenting/Families

Additional resources

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Pause a while

Hosting free conference calls for AA meetings at 2pm every day

  • Dial in number: 425-436-6360
  • Access Code: 422932

A Virtual Awakening

Closed online AA meeting for women, trans, and non-binary people

Recovery literature, speakers, open discussion

Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri at 8:30pm EST, Thurs 1:00pm EST

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Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

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Other 12 Step meetings & Additional resources

  • Drug Free Greater Lowell

https://drugfreegreaterlowell.org/…

  • Al-Anon and Alateen

https://ma-al-anon-alateen.org/ - there is an announcement about Covid-19

https://al-anon.org/al-anon-meetings/electronic-meetings/

https://docs.google.com/…/1JplQ5VEcmPRtBGwLCPRBRQ_VoS…/edit… list of which meetings have been cancelled or are still running

  • Cocaine Anonymous offers online support and services

https://www.ca-online.org

  • Marijuana Anonymous

http://marijuana-anonymous.org/find-a-meeting/

  • Nicotine Anonymous

www.nicotine-anonymous.org

  • Recovery Speakers: Listen to recovery speakers from many different 12 step groups

www.recoveryspeakers.com

  • Sober Recovery provides an online forum for those in recovery and their friends and family

https://www.soberrecovery.com/forum

  • Embark Recovery: Daily 12pm & 6 pm in English and 12:30 and 5:30 in Spanish

https://www.embarkreco.com/events

  • Herren Project: Variety of meetings, including Women’s Meeting Tuesdays at 7:30PM

https://herrenproject.org/recovery-meeting/

  • LifeRing Secular Recovery is an organization of people who share practical experiences and sobriety support, and embraces what works for individual. On line meetings offered.

https://www.lifering.org/online-meetings

  • Lion Rock Recovery: Variety of support groups every day of the week

https://www.lionrockrecovery.com/online-aa-meetings-and-sup…

  • Phoenix Gym offers a range of FREE virtual exercise classes (meditation, yoga, CrossFit, etc. for people in recovery. Every 2 hours from 7 am - 9pm

https://thephoenix.org/virtual/

  • Recovery Dharma has meetings using Buddhist practice

https://recoverydharma.online/

  • Reddit Recovery offers a virtual hang out and support during recovery

https://www.reddit.com/r/REDDITORSI

  • Refuge Recovery provides online and virtual support

http://bit.ly/refugerecovery1

  • SMART Recovery

https://www.smartrecovery.org/community/ has a wide variety of online resources

http://www.smartne.org/meetings.html: has a listing of meetings but also a link for online meetings

  • SoberCity offers an online support and recovery community

https://www.soberocity.com/

  • Sobergrid offers an online platform to help anyone get sober and stay sober

https://www.sobergrid.com/

  • Soberistas provides a women-only international online recovery community

https://soberistas.com/

  • Sober Mommies: online support group for moms in recovery

https://sobermommies.com/groups/online-support/

  • WEconnect and Unity Recovery - 4 times daily 7 days a week (9am,12pm,3pm,9pm EST) Join directly from computer or smart phone

unityrecovery.zoom.us/my/allrecovery

 unityrecovery.zoom.us/my/allrecovery

  • Women for Sobriety Helps women gain hope and encouragement with other women in similar circumstances. Offering tools to a healthier lifestyle.  Support for Families with a loved one with SUD

https://womenforsobriety.org/

https://wfsonline.org/

  • Smart Recovery Family

Smartrecovery.org/family

  • Learn to Cope

https://www.learn2cope.org/

  • Al-anon

Al-anon.org/electronic-meetings

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Recovery Apps (download to your smartphone via app store/google play/website)

  • Sober Grid
  • Celebrate Recovery
  • Smart Recovery
  • Connections smartphone app to support recovery

https://www.addictionpolicy.org/connections-app

  • Meeting Guid E is a free mobile app focused on helping people find A.A. meetings and resources near them. Also included are DAILY REFLECTIONS – a selection of reflections by and for A.A. members. NA MEETING SEARCH is a free mobile app developed to help find an NA meeting. It can use your current location to display the meetings nearest you. Daily JUST FOR TODAY meditations are also bundled in this app.

http://www.nabyphone.com/

  • RECOVERY PATH is a free mobile app is designed to allow people to navigate their own path to sustained recovery, share progress with others, and receive support.

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Facebook Recovery Groups (logon to Facebook, search group, ask to join)

  • CLEAN AND SOBER - Addiction Recovery Support Group
  •  Daily Reflections AA
  • Methadone & Buprenorphine Discussion and support
  • MIPSA-Methadone Information & Patient Support Network
  • Mommy Group
  • Recovery Soldiers
  • Send it! (Recovery Network)
  • Sober Mommies
  • Voices To End Addiction & Inspire Recovery
  • Women in AA

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Parenting/Families

Hello It’s Me is a Facebook group for families that are pregnant and close to delivery or home with a newborn during COVID-19

Parenting Journey is creating an emergency fund and families can request a stipend (it’s not required that you have attended any PJ groups, any families in need of assistance are welcome to apply) for those impacted financially by the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Parental Stress Line (available 24/7): 1-800-632-8188
  • Online Support Groups occurring every day but schedule changes week to week Check the website for schedule: https://www.parentshelpingparents.org/

Click this link to join the meeting by computer or smartphone: https://zoom.us/j/6607380697

No Computer, Dial in by phone: 1-646-558-8656 then input the meeting id 6607380697#

Sober Mommies: online support group for moms in recovery

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Additional resources

  • Samaritans: Helpline remains open 24/7 for calls and texts at:  877-870-4673
  • SAMHSA National Helpline:  800-662-4357
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline offers help to people experiencing violence in their home during COVID-19 restrictions. There is a hotline, texting service, and webchat service. https://www.thehotline.org/…/…/staying-safe-during-covid-19/
  • Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline provides up-to-date information– in multiple languages – about what is happening in school districts and what resources are available, such as SNAP application assistance, and referrals to open community resources
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  800-273-8255
  • FoodSource Hotline: 1-800-645-8333 or by chat at Gettingsnap.org

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