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Substance Use: How to Get Help

Finding treatment for alcohol or substance misuse can be one of the most challenging steps to recovery. But getting help for an alcohol or substance use problem will give your patient, your loved one, or yourself the opportunity to live a healthier and more productive life.

The National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders. This service can provide you with somebody to talk to as well as help you find treatment programs in your area. 

The National Helpline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

The following resources should be used to explore treatment and recovery programs available throughout Alaska.

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For general resources about relationships, sex, wellness and more, please do a search on the Get Answers page.

Are you in immediate danger?

Call 911 or your local police. If not in an immediate threat, please view resources on the Get Care page.