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Want the fact on drug and alcohol use, abuse and addiction? The sections below contain useful information for anyone who wants to know about substance abuse.

Drug and Alcohol Information

These links include information about commonly used drugs and alcohol specific to youth.

Substance AbuseSelf TestStatisticsVidoesGames

The Cool Spot

Reality Check

Just Think Twice

Choose Your Path

Think You're So Smart?

The Science Behind Drug Abuse

Drug Abuse Self Test

Marijuana

Make Smart Choices

 

Prescription Monitoring Program

Drug IQ Challenge

Too Smart to Start

What I say YES to

 

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Above the Influence

     
 Shatter the Myths

Guide to the Effects of Alcohol

     

  

    For too many New Jerseyan addiction begins in the medicine cabinet
    Fact Sheet of New Jerseyans Addiction

 

Where to go for Help

Do you or someone you know need help? See the links below for helplines. In the case if an emergency please dial 911

National HotlinesOther National HotlinesCoping Children and TeensHow to be involved?

NJ211: Need Help?
Start Here

NJ 2-1-1

844-276-2777

National Cocaine Hotline

800-COCAINE (262-2463)

It's Not Your Fault

SADD: Students Against Destructive Decisions

Family Hotline

1-800-448-3000

Or Text ABOVE to 741-741

National Domestic Violence

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

Covenant House “NineLine” Hotline

800-999-9999

From substance abuse to family and school problems to relationships 

YAASA

Youth Adults Against Substance Abuse 

SAMHSA

1-800-662-HELP

Free resources or referrals to treatment

Suicide Prevention

(800) 273-TALK (8255)

What Can Kids Do?

 
 

Addiction Center

 

National Runaway Safeline:

1-(800)-RUNAWAY

Alateen

800-352-9996

 

TDD line

1-800-448-1833

Forspeech-impaired and deaf callers.

SOS Teen Hotline:

800-949-0057

Youth Helpline of New Jersey

CALL or TEXT

888-222-2228 

 

Drug Abuse Help Line

1-888-328-2518 

NASAIC National Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Information Center

(800) 784-6776

   

 The Alcohol & Drug Addiction Resource Center:

800-390-4056

Various Resources