Substance Abuse Services
Substance abuse services are services and resources for people with substance use disorders and their families.
The Massachusetts Substance Abuse Information and Education Helpline
The Massachusetts Substance Abuse Information and Education Helpline is a resource available to provide free and anonymous information and referral for alcohol and other drug abuse problems and related concerns. The Helpline is funded by the Department of Public Health. You can call the Helpline at 800-327-5050.
Stop Addiction is a website with information and resources on opioid, or pain killer, addiction. The website offers information on warning signs of opioid addiction, a list of commonly misused prescription medications, a guide for how guardians can talk to kids of different ages about the dangers of opioid misuse, information on Narcan - a medication that can reverse the effects of an overdose, and how to get help. Stop Addiction In Its Tracks is a program of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services.