The team at Casa Colina understands the importance of finding support within your community. Please see list of helpful resources below for yourself and for your loved one.
Al-Anon and Alateen meetings offer a safe place to talk and listen to others who are in a similar situation as you. They are available in most cities for addicts and their families. These meetings are free and people agree to keep names and information shared in meetings confidential.
FA is a group of concerned relatives and friends whose lives have been adversely affected by a loved one's addiction to alcohol or drugs. FA is dedicated to doing something constructive about our approach to someone else's problem. We learn from our own experience, but we can also get a great deal of benefit from the shared misery and foolish mistakes we make while trying to do the best we possibly can do.
AA is a 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 alcoholism.
NA is a 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 addiction.
CODA is a fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthyrelationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationships.
SAMHSA was established to effectively target substance abuse and mental health services to the people most in need and to translate research in these areas more effectively and more rapidly into the general health care system. Over the years, SAMHSA has demonstrated that prevention works, treatment is effective, and people recover from mental and substance use disorders.