State and National Prevention Resources
Suicide Prevention Resources
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call anytime 24/7
Substance Abuse Treatment Resources
Are you in need of treatment for opiate dependence? Call the state of Connecticut’s new 24 hour hotline to get connected with a treatment provider. Dial: 1-800-563-4086
The mission of The C.A.R.E.S. Group is to provide education, support, resources and hope for communities, families, and individuals struggling with substance abuse and addiction.
Problem Gambling Services – Free, Confidential
24/7 Help Line (888-789-7777)
Click here to conduct a search for individual therapists in your area. Psychology Today provides a comprehensive listing of private therapists throughout the state.
Click here to view a Northwest Connecticut Mental Health and Resource Guide created by Litchfield County Opiate Task Force.
Dial 2-1-1 from anywhere in Connecticut and you will reach a highly-trained contact specialist who will assess your needs and provide referrals to the resources in your community. Everyday, contact specialists help callers find assistance for complex issues such as financial problems, substance abuse and suicide prevention and for simpler issues such as finding volunteer opportunities and donation options. 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day every day of the year. Multilingual assistance and TDD access is also available.
12 Step Program Resources
National Website: www.gamblersanonymous.org
Connecticut Hotline Number: 855-2CALLGA (855-222-5542)