Helpful Resources

You may find the following websites helpful. Please note that by providing links to other sites, Hope for a Broken World does not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or products available on these sites.

 

Help for Addiction:

Alcoholics Anonymous

www.aa.org

Al-Anon (Help for friends and families of problem drinkers.)

www.al-anon.org

Narcotics Anonymous

www.na.org

Nar-Anon (Help for relatives and friends of addicts.)

www.nar-anon.org

Addiction Center (Information on alcohol and drug addiction and treatment)

www.addictioncenter.com

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

www.drugfree.org

1-855-DRUGFREE (1-855-378-4373)

The Prevention Coalition (Founded by a group of retired school counselors and therapists to provide an accessible drug use and abuse prevention resource for parents, teachers, counselors and other concerned adults.)

http://thepreventioncoalition.org

Gamblers Anonymous

www.gamblersanonymous.org

Gam-Anon (Help for families and loved ones of problem/compulsive gamblers.)

www.gam-anon.org

 

Finding Treatment:

A government-sponsored site to help you find facilities in your area offering treatment for substance abuse, addiction and/or mental health problems.

www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov

 

Help for Hurting Parents:

A blog by Dena and Tom Yohe who help parents, hurting over the destructive choices of their teen to adult children, to understand that they’re not alone so that they can walk this painful journey with encouragement and hope.

www.hopeforhurtingparents.com

 

Help for Couples and Families Experiencing Divorce, Infidelity and Other Crises:

Divorce Care (A Church Initiative ministry to families experiencing separation and divorce.)

www.divorcecare.org

Focus on the Family (A Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive.)

www.focusonthefamily.com

 

Help for Prisoners and Families and Friends of Prisoners:

Prison Fellowship (A Christian ministry to inmates and their families.)

www.prisonfellowship.org

www.prisonfellowship.org/resources/prisoners-families-friends/resources-for-families-friends/

 

Help for Domestic Violence:

The National Domestic Violence Hotline (Advocacy, safety planning, resources and hope for survivors, friends and family and abusers.)

 www.thehotline.org

 

Help for Mental Illness:

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.

http://www.nami.org

National Institute of Mental Health (Transforming the understanding and treatment of mental illness.)

http://www.nimh.nih.gov

 

Suicide Prevention:

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

www.helpguide.org/articles/suicide-prevention/suicide-prevention-helping-someone-who-is-suicidal.htm