A list of addiction treatment and alcoholism treatment resources in the U.S., Canada, and Overseas.
SMART Recovery (Self-Management And Recovery Training) helps people recover from all types of addictive behaviors, including: alcoholism, drug abuse, substance abuse, drug addiction, alcohol abuse, gambling addiction, cocaine addiction, and addiction to other substances and activities. SMART Recovery sponsors more than 300+ face-to-face meetings around the world, and 16+ online meetings per week. In addition, our online message board is an excellent forum in which to learn about SMART Recovery and seek support. is a FREE resource for locating 12-Step meetings in your area, quickly and easily. Search our nationwide database of over 2242 Meetings.
AA Central Office coordinates the work of A.A. in this area. Membership has grown to over 2200 meetings a week in the Eastern Massachusetts Area. Central Service is a committee of A.A. members delegated by the member groups to act as a clearinghouse.
The New England Region of Narcotics Anonymous – has placed this website on the Internet as one of the gateways to the "experience, strength and hope" available to any addict seeking recovery. It contains information for addicts and professionals about Narcotics Anonymous in the New England Region of MA.
Guide to mental health recovery in the United States with emphasis on alcoholism and chemical dependency.
Dual Recovery Anonymous is an independent, nonprofessional, twelve step, self-help fellowship organization for people with a dual diagnosis. Our goal is to help men and women who experience a dual illness. We are chemically dependent and we are also affected by an emotional or psychiatric illness. Both illnesses affect us in all areas of our lives; physically, psychologically, socially, and spiritually.
Health/ Alternative Treatment
The world's largest site on non-drug approaches for mental health. provides information, inspiration and tools to help you take control of your health and improve your life.
The Massachusetts Chapter of the American Humanist Association. The people living in the Massachusetts area who believe in Humanism and try to live a Humanistic life and who like to get together in association with each other in formal or informal humanistically oriented activities. The pages of this web site will describe what these activities and associations and services currently are.
Advocates Inc., One Clarks Hill, Suite 305, Framingham, MA 01702
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Supporting you, your loved ones, your friends, Your neighbors...

Advocates provides support services for people with:
  • Mental illness or co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse
  • Intellectual or developmental disabilities or co-occurring mental illness and developmental disability
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome
  • Autism and pervasive developmental disabilities
  • Acquired or traumatic brain injury
We also provide support services for:
  • Deaf adults with mental illness or a developmental disability
  • Families who are supporting a family member with a disability
  • Elders living in the community who may have a mental illness or substance abuse disorder
  • Adults with a mental health diagnosis in jail or re-entering the community
  • Youth in transition from foster care
  • Individuals and families who are homeless or at risk for homelessness


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