Recovery from Drug Addiction -- for the Addict and for the Family

See also the recovery programs offered as support groups by individual churches. To locate individual listings for professional services in this field, try the following headings in the print or Internet version of the Yellow Pages:

Drug Abuse and Addiction - Information & Treatment

Local and State Resources

American Council for Drug Educations - Drug Helpline Call Now
24-hour confidential, anonymous telephone support.

JADAC - Jeffferson Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center Call Now
Part of Seven Counties Services

Narcotics Anonymous Call Now
502-569-1769 (24-hour helpline) local web site national web site
NA is an international, community-based association of recovering drug addicts. Started in 1947, the NA movement is one of the world's oldest and largest of its type, with nearly twenty thousand weekly meetings in seventy countries. Membership is open to any drug addict, regardless of the particular drug or combination of drugs used. The Louisville site lists about 100 meetings a week - pretty impressive.

National and Internet Resources

Cocaine Anonymous Call Now
800-347-8998 - national referral Line for updated information only, not a hotline.
Cocaine Anonymous is a fellowship of, by, and for cocaine addicts seeking recovery. Friends and family of cocaine addicts should contact Co-Anon Family Groups, a fellowship dedicated to their much different needs. No current Louisville groups, but others elsewhere in the commonwealth.

Marijuana Anonymous Call Now
Marijuana Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share our experience, strength, and hope with each other that we may solve our common problem and help others to recover from marijuana addiction. No local groups are listed, but articles and publications can be of use.