BASICS provides a free, personalized profile of your drinking or marijuana smoking; your results are completely confidential and anonymous.
Evaluation & Treatment
Council on Alcoholism & Substance Abuse (CASA) of Livingston County - comprehensive outpatient clinic for alcohol and/or substance abuse issues
For treatment near your home, use SAMHSA's Behavioral Health Services Treatment Locator.
Online Recovery Resources
SMART Recovery - offers an online self-help addiction support group as well as links to local meetings
HAMS: Harm Reduction for Alcohol - free, peer-led support for moderating, reducing, or quitting alcohol use
Alternatives Addiction Treatment - this blog from a well-known treatment program provides information and support
Start Your Recovery - provides tailored experience supporting you or someone you care about in recovery
Alcoholics Anonymous - for AA/other 12-step meetings in the greater Rochester NY area, including Livingston County
Rochester Al-Anon - for Al-Anon and Alateen groups in the Rochester area and surrounding counties
Finger Lakes Area of Narcotics Anonymous - a non-profit society of recovering addicts providing support
Alliance Against Opioid Abuse - A leading national group focused on raising awareness and providing information to help prevent abuse of prescription opioids.
Generation Rx - resources to advocate for prescription drug safety
CDC - Information on "binge drinking" from the Centers for Disease Control.
Detox Local - New York detox center guide. This resource also offers comprehensive, medically reviewed guides about the detox and withdrawal process from dozens of different drugs and alcohol as well as a local detox locator tool.
Live Another Day - An in-depth overdose prevention resource that can potentially save lives. This guide features information that can help someone recognize and respond to an overdose.
NIAAA - Information on the dangers of alcohol abuse for college students.
The Summit Wellness Group - Comprehensive overdose prevention resource guide that features 30 different overdose prevention resources, as well as drug-specific overdose signs and symptoms.