Here are some reliable sources that can provide more information on alcohol use and abuse.
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Referral Routing Service
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) World Services
(212) 870-3400. Or check your local phone book or newspapers for groups in your area.
Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters (for family and friends of people with an alcohol problem)
1-800-344-2666. Or check your local phone book or newspapers for groups in your area.
Secular Organizations for Sobriety (SOS)
(310) 821- 8430
Women for Sobriety
1-800-333-1606 or (215) 535-8026
Rational Recovery Systems (for alcohol and any other type of drugs)
1-800-303-2873 or (530) 621-2667