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Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

An international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem; it is nonprofessional, self-supporting, nondenominational, multiracial, apolitical, self-help group open to anyone who wants to do something about their drinking problem. http://www.aacincinnati.org/ or http://www.aa.org

Adult Children of Alcoholics

A Twelve Step program of women and men who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes who meet to find freedom from the past and ways to improve today. http://www.adultchildren.org/

 

Al-Anon/Alateen

Whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not, Al-Anon offers hope and recovery to all people affected by the alcoholism of a loved one or friend. support for friends and families. http://al-anon.alateen.org

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

An international, community-based association of recovering drug addicts. http://www.na.org/

Cocaine Anonymous

A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction. http://www.ca.org/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people; promotes health through strong partnerships; serves as the national focus for developing and applying disease prevention and control, environmental health, and health promotion and education activities. http://www.cdc.gov/

Ensuring Solutions to Alcohol Problems (Ensuring Solutions)

At the George Washington University Medical Center, works with policymakers, employers and concerned citizens, to provide research-based information and tools to help curb the avoidable health care and other costs associated with alcohol use and improve access to treatment for Americans with alcohol problems. http://www.ensuringsolutions.org/

Center for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)

A University of Maryland research center which collects, analyzes and disseminates information on the nature and extent of substance abuse and related problems in Maryland and nationally. Conducts policy-relevant research on specific initiatives to prevent, treat, and control substance abuse. http://www.cesar.umd.edu/

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

Premier membership organization of over 5,000 anti-drug coalitions, each working to make their community safe, healthy and drug-free -- one community at a time. http://www.cadca.org/

American Society of Addiction Medicine

The nation's medical specialty society dedicated to educating physicians and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addictions. http://www.asam.org/

Brink's Place

Cable television series dedicated to the memory of R. Brinkley Smithers, where people whose lives are dedicated to letting you know there is hope, and help; that there is recovery from addiction. http://www.smithersfoundation.org/biography_rbsmithers.php

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (BATF)

Agency that enforces the federal laws and regulations relating to alcohol and tobacco products. Under U.S. Department of the Treasury. http://www.atf.gov/

These links will take viewers outside the Alcoholism Council site, to other entities, and they do not necessarily represent the opinions and views of the Addiction Services Council. If you have any questions about these organizations please contact 513.281.7880 and ask for Clinical Triage.