Maryland-DC Society of Addiction
Resources for the Public
Patient and Treatment Resources for Members of the Public

The following information is provided as a resource for members of the public.

Please note: we cannot provide medical or treatment advice.

For emergencies, including suspected overdose, call 911. For confidential free help, from public health agencies, to find substance use treatment and information, call the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration National Helpline 1.800.662.4357.

Treatment Connection

Treatment Connection is an online tool to assist you with identifying the level of treatment you or a loved one may need.

Treatment Options

A treatment facility locater map to connect to various options courtesy of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration.

Start Your Recovery

Start Your Recovery is a resource for individuals who may be struggling with substance use disorder. Individuals can hear stories from people with similar experiences, discover the answers they need for recognizing and dealing with substance misuse, and locate support.

Patient Resources

Patient resources from the American Society of Addiction Medicine website.

Ways to Support

5 ways to support a loved one with an addiction from Spring Hill Recovery Center.

Addiction Recovery During Higher Education

Flexible treatment options for students and tips for balancing school with rehab and recovery. Use the map to look for a collegiate recovery program near you and use the list of recovery programs and resources for students and caregivers.