​​Women Empowered by Community Aligned Recovery Efforts - Addressing the CT opioid/heroin epidemic

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LOCAL RESOURCES
DMHAS Access Line for Treatment 1-800-563-4086

Recovery Housing for Women  https://www.BethsaidaCT.org/Recovery.html

Recovery Housing for Women (faith-based) www.4coh.com
DETOX AND TREATMENT SERVICES
Norwich area treatment
CT Addiction Services Bed Availability through DMHAS  www.ctaddictionservices.com
FREE SUPPORT GROUPS
Alcoholics Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous
Al-Anon Family Groups (for families and friends of alcoholics)
Nar-Anon Family Groups (for families and friends of addicts)
Community Speaks Out 
CT Community of Addiction Recovery 
Love the Addict Hate the Disease (online Facebook group)
NATIONAL RESOURCES
SAMHSA's National Helpline 24/7 365 days/yr treatment referrals  1-800-662-4357
Inpatient Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers
Facing Addiction - Addiction Resource HUB
The President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis
RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES
Talking to Your Kids About Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Telltale Symptoms of Children Using Drugs
The Hungry Ghost Inside Use (understanding addiction)
How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime - Nadine Burke Harris
What to do if your child is drinking or using drugs
How to Stop Enabling Someone Who is Addicted
Types of Treatment Programs
Trauma-Informed Approach SAMHSA
10 Tips on Holding an Intervention
Understanding Triggers
Relapse & Slips - What is a relapse?
Eight Relapse Triggers You Might Not Know About
How Do I Really Help the Addict?
The 10 Most Common Addiction Relapse Triggers
The Cause of America's Opioid Epidemic
9 Visible Traits of a Heroin Addict
How People Become Addicted to Heroin
Inside the Secret Lives of Functioning Heroin Addicts
Looking under the hood:  How brain science informs addiction treatment
Signs of Emotional Abuse
How to Make a Recovery Plan With Your Son or Daughter After Treatment
Co-Occurring Disorders (mental health and substance-use disorders)
Home After Rehab: The Guide to Finding the Right Place for Recovery
RECOVERY HOUSING RESOURCES
NARR Domains, Core Principles, and Standards     NARR Resources
OTHER RECOVERY RESOURCES
Congressional Briefing Highlights Value of Recovery Housing
Addiction Recovery & Sleep:  Science Backed Tips on How to Improve Sleep While Recoverying From An Addiction
Resources for single mothers
Women With Opioid Addiction Live With Daily Fear of Assault, Rape
CT Drug Drop Boxes
UK shows rise in women's drug deaths
How alcohol negatively impacts sleep
Why smokers get poor sleep
Non drug therapies for sleep disorders
OTHER RESOURCES

Resources for single mothers

Postpartum Depression