Get Help for a Loved One

Think your child might have a problem with prescription medicine abuse? We’re here to help.

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If you think your child has a problem with prescription medicine — or any other drugs or alcohol — we’re here to help. The tools and resources throughout this site will help you better understand what may be going on with your child, make a plan and learn skills to effectively address his or her substance use.

Under Get Help & Support, you’ll find a wealth of information to understand & find treatment for your loved one. You can learn more about:

For one-on-one help getting started, call our Parent Helpline at 1-855-DRUGFREE (1-855-378-4373) to speak with a caring, master’s-level counselor who will listen, help you make a plan, and if applicable refer you to our peer support program.

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