- Find Local Resources - Find treatment resources in your state, county and city.
Finding Quality Addiction Treatment - Finding a treatment program can seem daunting. There are a lot of factors to consider when choosing a program that is right for you or your loved one.
National Institute of Drug Abuse: Treatment - Drug addiction is a chronic disease characterized by compulsive, or uncontrollable, drug seeking and use despite harmful consequences and changes in the brain, which can be long lasting. These changes in the brain can lead to the harmful behaviors seen in people who use drugs. Drug addiction is also a relapsing disease. Relapse is the return to drug use after an attempt to stop.
Patient Guide - The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse’s step-by-step guide was created to help you navigate the vast amount of information—and misinformation—about finding addiction treatment and the questions that may arise along your journey.
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