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DAPC – Bedford, Lewisboro, Pound Ridge Drug Abuse Prevention Council

Bedford, Lewisboro, Pound Ridge cooperative implanting science-based prevention strategies that focus on increasing protective factors and decreasing risk factors associated with alcohol and drug abuse in individuals, families, and communities.  Provides research-based information, public forums, and resources for intervention and strategies for prevention.

DAPC Recovery Resource List

Recovery Speakers

(Online library of recovery audio recordings)

Dedicated to collecting and preserving the audio history of the 12 step fellowships. Also included are talks not only from AA and Al Anon but also from other new and popular 12 step progams.

Drug Crisis In Our Backyards

Offers services to the Hudson Valley Community that bring awareness about drug abuse.

Offers reoccurring meeting where parents and families may obtain information and support dealing with drug abuse and addictions in their homes.



AA Meetings

NY Intergroup

AA meetings and schedules


Life Ring

Secular recovery/AA Alternative that provides a platform for people in recovery to share practical experience and sobriety support.

Stepping Stones

The Stepping Stones Foundation preserves the historic home of Bill and Lois Wilson, co-founders, respectively, of Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon Family Groups, and commemorates their achievements in the field of recovery from alcoholism.



Smart Recovery

Global community of mutual support groups and meetings helping one another with addiction problems.  12 Step alternative.

Narcotics Anonymous

12 Step Meetings

Cocaine Anonymous Online

12 Step meetings







Support for families/loved ones

12 Step meetings



A peer support group for teens who are struggling with the effects of someone else’s problem drinking.


Sober community app that connects the global sober community in order to build sober support and inspire support.  Offers affordable 24/7 certified peer coaches to assist in recovery.


Sober Grid

Sober community app that connects the global sober community in order to build sober support and inspire support.  Offers affordable 24/7 certified peer coaches to assist in recovery.


A worldwide community of people helping each other stay sober.  Information, personal stories and advice provided.

Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders (Westchester)

Outpatient care for children, adolescent and young adult whose lives are impacted by anxiety and OCD



Cassie’s Cottage

Women’s sober house in Fairfield County





CT Renaissance 

Substance and mental health treatment for all ages







The Lighthouse


Offers premier sober living, recovery coaching, sober companions for men and women 



Dr. Jonathan Avery 

Weill Cornell

Substance-related and addictive disorders are common,  and often disabling, and frequently co-occur with other psychiatric and medical disorders.

Online community for people in recovery to hang out, share experiences and support each other.






In the Rooms  

Gives recovering addicts a place to meet and socialize when they are not in face to fact meetings.  Globally connects those in recovery to support.

New Canaan Parent Support Group

Parent Support Group for parents with loved ones affected by substance abuse and addiction.

Lives in the Balance

Provides resources and programs to caregivers of behaviorally challenged children.





Above the Influence

Strategies for building self-esteem and self-knowledge to live above the influence.  Resources to find help and information on drug facts.


Recovery and coaching training

Rocking Recovery

Connecticut offers a vast network of organizations, services and programs for people living with mental illness and addiction.




Communities 4 Action

Serves as a catalyst for regional groups to strengthen local efforts to reduce substance misuse for youth and adults znd persons living in Greenwich, Stamford, Darien and New Canaan.

Transforms how the nation addresses addiction.  Go to the organization addressing every aspect of substance abuse and addiction from prevention to recovery.  Empowers parents and caregivers and researches prevention and treatment.




Emphasizes the power of community coalitions to prevent substance misuse through collaborative community efforts in schools, law enforcement, healthcare etc.  

Committed to creating safe, healing, and drug-free communities by preventing substance use and misuse before it starts. This is the most effective and cost-efficient way to reduce substance use and its associated costs.

Courage to Speak

Substance abuse education programs for youth.  Social-emotional learning programs that empower youth to be drug-free and encourage parents to speak to their children about drugs.


DEA Get Smart About Drugs

Resources and information for parents, educators and caregivers on drugs and drug abuse.  Includes information on drugs, statistics, signs of drug use, talking to your child about drugs, consequences of drug use, and effects on the brain, among other topics.

Just Think Twice

DEA site that provides facts about drugs and drug use including consequences, true stories, current news, and how to get help.




Courage to Speak

Substance abuse education programs for youth.  Social-emotional learning programs that empower youth to be drug-free and encourage parents to speak to their children about drugs.


Drug-Free World

Public benefit corporation that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions to live drug-free.

Helps consumers make safer and smarter choices from finding an addiction center that is best for the individual, based on fact-based research and resources.



Committed to creating structural change that will turn the tide of the addiction crisis.  Dedicated to helping every American with a substance abuse disorder find science based treatment and lasting recovery.


Smart Recovery

Self-management and recovery training.  Group discussions and meetings where participants learn from one another using a self-empowering approach based on the most current science of recovery.


Provider of evidence-based prevention curriculum for K-12 educators and other social services and organizations nationwide, Also provides treatment programs, recovery resources, education and training.


Talk About Alcohol

Alcohol education website that is part of the Alcohol Education Trust. Designed to be used by young people in a classroom setting for education about alcohol.


National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens

Source for science-based information on teen drug use and its effects.  Information geared to teens, parents, and educators.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Supports and conducts research on the impact of alcohol use on human health and well-being.  Offers a treatment navigator.


We Connect Recovery

This social purpose corporation is focused on ending substance use disorder around the world.  Through an app, it offers peer recovery support specialists, tracks, and prioritizes patient care, with a data dashboard for providers,  and it  monitors adherence and adds routines to patient plans.

Lexington Center for Recovery

Open Access

Call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Counselors and Peers offer help to access substance use treatment and recovery services. All calls are toll-free and confidential.

New York State HOPE line

Offering help and hope 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for alcoholism, drug abuse and problem gambling. All calls are toll-free, anonymous and confidential.


SAMHSA – Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

The agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.

SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.



I Am Sober

Track your sobriety with a community that understands what you’re going through.

Build new daily habits and learn from others who are making changes happen.


Alcohol Rehab Help is an informational web guide created for people struggling with alcohol use disorders (AUD) and co-occurring mental health disorders. They offer information on Alcohol Use Disorder and have comprehensive information regarding treatment options.


Student Assistance Services Westchester

Substance mis-use prevention agency serving schools and communities.

Services include prevention, early intervention, programming, training and residential facilities.

Bulding prevention.





Refuge Recovery

A Buddhist Inspired  Path to Recovery


Unity Recovery

 A recovery community organization (RCO) that believes that recovery is an individualized and dynamic process, and supports those with mental health or substance use disorders, no matter the pathway one uses.


Thank you for your generous time and help:

New Canaan Community Foundation, Lauren Patterson 

DAPC, Kathryn Ferrara  

Stepping Stones, Sally Corbett-Turco

Laurel House, RtoR, Linda Autore and Denise Vestuti 

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