Living in Sobriety Resources

Drug Testing

Alco-Screen  800-348-5174

Drugs of Abuse Home Use Test (FDA) InVitroDiagnostics/HomeUseTests/ucm125722.htm

Drugs of Abuse Testing (Lab Tests Online)

Drug Testing (SAMHSA)

Frequently Asked Questions About Drug Testing in Schools

State Laws on Drug Testing (NOLO Law for All)  

Employment Issues

BusinessUSA (business resources from several federal agencies)

CareerOneStop (government help with job training and placement)

Institute for a Drug-Free Workplace

National Drug-Free Workplace Alliance

National HIRE Network

SCORE (small business mentors)

U.S. Small Business Association  

Financial Issues

National Foundation for Credit Counseling

Medical and Dental Expenses (IRS)  

Legal Issues

Are You in Recovery From Alcohol or Drug Problems? Know Your Rights (SAMHSA)

Are You in Recovery From Alcohol or Drug Problems? Know Your Rights – Rights for Individuals on Medication-Assisted Treatment (SAMHSA) 

National Drug Court Institute

National Drug Court Resource Center

National Association of Drug Court Professionals

Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts (Tribal Law and Policy Institute)

Justice for Vets

Low-cost Legal Services

Legal Action Center  

Recovery Tools

Get Into Recovery  

Sober Living

Homelessness Resource Center (SAMHSA)

National Alliance for Recovery Residences

Oxford Houses

SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SAMHSA)  

Sober Networks, Sober News

12 Step Me

After Party Chat

Faces and Voices of Recovery (also lists many local advocacy groups)

The Fix

Hazelden Betty Ford

My Recovery Sober Grid 

Sober Nation

Sober Recovery

Tranforming Youth Recovery


Phoenix Multisport

Young People in Recovery  

Sober Days Counters

Sobriety Calculator

Don't Break the Chain  

Medication Safety


Drug Enforcement Agency National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

The Medicine Abuse Project  

Recovery Activism

Advocates for Recovery (CO)

Alcoholics Anonymous (see Corrections, Getting Involved in General Service, etc.)

Association of Recovery Community Organizations (Faces and Voices of Recovery)

Aware Awake Alive

Faces & Voices of Recovery


Many Faces 1 Voice

Medical Amnesty Initiative

Narcotics Anonymous (see How to start a meeting)

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency

National Recovery Month (SAMHSA)  

Recovery Schools

Association of Recovery Schools

Association of Recovery in Higher Education

The Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery (Texas Tech University; collegiate recovery program and a Replication Model for other schools)

Transforming Youth Recovery  

Resources for Many Communities

12 Steps for Christians

AA Agnostica

Association of Recovering Motorcyclists

Anesthetists in Recovery (American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, AANA) AANA Peer Assistance

Birds of a Feather International (pilots)

Buddhist Recovery Network

Celebrate Recovery (Christian)

Chabad (Jewish)

Christian Recovery International

Clergy Recovery Network

Fellowship of Recovering Lutheran Clergy

Federation of State Physician Health Programs

Give an Hour (Free mental health help for troops and families affected by conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan)

Indian Alcohol and Substance Abuse

Indian Health Service, Find Health Care

International Doctors in AA Help Line

International Lawyers in Alcoholics Anonymous J

ACS (Jewish Alcoholics, Chemically Dependent Persons, and Significant Others, a program of Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services)

Millati Islami World Services

National Asian Pacific American Families Against Substance Abuse

National Association for Christian Recovery

National Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Addiction Professionals and Their Allies

Pharmacists Recovery Network

Pride Institute  (Chemical dependency/mental health referral and information hotline for LGBT.) 800-547-7433

Recovering Women Riders

Seniors in Sobriety

Sober Bikers United

Substance and Alcohol Intervention Services for the Deaf

The Calix Society (Catholics)

White Bison (Native American)

Wellbriety (Native American)

Women For Sobriety

Young People in Recovery

VA Vet Centers 877-WAR-VETS

Veteran’s Administration 800-827-1000  

Related Issues

Chronic Pain Anonymous

Debtors Anonymous

Emotions Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous

Sex Addicts Anonymous

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous

Survivors of Incest Anonymous

Workaholics Anonymous  

The Recovery Book