Recovery and Support

Contra Costa County Health Services 

Contra Costa County Alcohol & Other Drugs Services, and the Behavioral Health Division provide behavioral health services to Contra Costa County Residents. To access these services please call:

                  • The Behavioral Health Access Line which provides screenings for treatment & referrals information to the general public. The Behavioral Health Access Line also provides referrals to prevention programs.
                    800-846-1652 (Call Toll Free)
                  • The Crisis Line at 211 (English and Spanish) for contact information to treatment programs & resources.

Support4Recovery

Support4Recovery, Inc. is a grass roots non-profit organization made up of individuals and families in recovery from Alcohol and Other drugs, as well as respected members of government and our community.

Their Mission is to assess the needs of the recovering community, develop action plans to support, educate and empower our community and thus promote successful long-term recovery.

Their focus is on celebrating the recovery movement and breaking down the stigma and discrimination by creating a unified voice for positive change.

Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous is as a “nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem”. Narcotics Anonymous uses a traditional 12-step model that has been expanded and developed for people with varied substance abuse issues and is the second-largest 12-step organization. Visit their website to find a meeting near you.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon is a worldwide fellowship for those affected by someone else’s addiction. As a Twelve-Step Program, help is offered through shared experience, strength, and hope. The only requirement for membership is that a relative or friend has a problem with addiction. A link is provided to search for a meeting close to you. 

Pills Anonymous

      Pills Anonymous is a 12-Steps program and fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they              may solve their common problem and help others to recover from pill addiction. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using pills.            Visit their website to find a meeting near you. For Contra Costa County Residents there are meetings in Concord, Oakland, and San Francisco. 

Young People in Recovery

YPR’s national leadership team creates and cultivates local community-led chapters through grassroots organizing and training. Chapters support young       people in or seeking recovery by empowering them to obtain stable employment, secure suitable housing, and explore continuing education. Chapters         also advocate on the local and state levels for better accessibility of these services and other effective recovery resources.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem. 

Al-Anon

Al-Anon Family Groups is a worldwide fellowship that offers a program of recovery for the families and friends of alcoholics, whether or not the alcoholic recognizes the existence of a drinking problem or seeks help. Alateen is part of the Al-Anon fellowship designed for the younger relatives and friends of alcoholics through the teen years. 

 

Faces & Voices of Recovery

Faces & Voices of Recovery is dedicated to organizing and mobilizing Americans in recovery from addiction into recovery community organizations and networks working through advocacy and education to promote the right and resources to recover. Learn how to take action and how to join or start a Recovery Community Organization in your area.

SAMHSA

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts focused on reducing the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities. 

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