Substance Use Resources

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Alcoholics Anonymous: a worldwide voluntary organization of men and women who, through a twelve-step program, seek to help each other stay sober and learn to live healthy, fulfilling lives. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Narcotics Anonymous: a self-help organization for those who seek assistance with a drug addiction, based on a twelve-step program and modeled after Alcoholics Anonymous. The only requirement for membership is the desire to stop using addictive drugs.

Al-Anon: an international self-help organization for people who have been affected by the compulsive use of alcohol by a family member or friend. Founded in the United States in 1951, it uses the twelve-step program adapted from Alcoholics Anonymous and includes Alateen for younger individuals. Al-Anon members share their experiences with and offer support to one another to promote personal recovery and growth.

FirstLink: provides confidential emotional support to those experiencing mental health concerns, suicidal ideation, or substance use through phone calls, caring cards, or texts.

Substance Use Help Guide

NDQuits serves over 3,000 North Dakotans a year with a high success rate by providing coaching and resources for tobacco and nicotine cessation.

If you would like to talk to someone about these resources, please contact:
Student Wellness & Advocacy
Riley Hall room 113
Schedule appointment online