Alcohol and Other Drugs Resources


AA (Alcoholics Anonymous)

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  • Provides lists of local meetings, meeting times, type of meeting (open vs. closed, etc.)
  • Meetings follow the 12-step model of recovery
  • Meetings currently held Mondays at 7 in Brubaker 201, and daily at Glenside Center, 276 Keswick Ave, Glenside)
Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACOA)


  • 12-step program/support groups for people who grew up in alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional homes
  • Provides information on local meetings

1-888-4AL-ANON, 215-222-5244 (local number), hours Mon-Fri 12-3

  • Provides lists of local meetings for family and friends of alcoholics
Cocaine Anonymous


  • Provides list of regional 12-step recovery meetings for cocaine addiction
Codependency Anonymous (CODA)


  • Provides information on local CODA meetings
  • Organization that promotes the development of healthy relationships
  • 12-Step orientation
Narcotics Anonymous

818-773-9999 x771

  • Provides information for regional narcotics
  • 12-step program meetings
SMART Recovery


  • Secular alternative to 12-step programs
  • Uses cognitive-behavioral principles
  • Holds meetings for all types of addictions
Rational Recovery

530-621-4374 or 530-621-2667

  • Educational recovery program based on rational-emotive behavior therapy
  • Does not perceive alcoholism as a disease
  • Cognitive-based alternative to AA
SOS (Secular Organizations for Sobriety)


  • Number provides information on local meetings
  • Self-empowerment approach to recovery
  • Alternative to 12-Step programs

Local Treatment Resources

Sites marked with an asterisk (*) are recommended for completing an AOD III referral

Inpatient Hospitalization/Detoxification

Abington Hospital


  • Medical Detox for alcohol and other drugs
Horsham Clinic 

1-800-237-4447 (24 hr- Assessment & Referral)
722 E. Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002

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  • Detox/rehab not offered
Mirmont Treatment Center*

610-744-1400 or 1-800-846-4656

  • Medical detox for alcohol and other drugs
  • Inpatient drug and alcohol rehab
  • Dual Diagnosis Treatment (Co-occurring mental health and drug and alcohol problems)

Partial Hospitalization/Intensive Outpatient Treatment (PHP/IOP)

Rehab After Work (3 locations)*

801 Old York Rd
Noble Plaza, Suite 310
Jenkintown, PA 19046

NE Philadelphia
8400 Bustleton Ave.
Phila, PA 19152

Center City
15th & Locust
Phila, PA 19102
(also in Paoli, PA: 610 889-9939)


  • Intensive outpatient treatment
  • Day and evening programs available
  • Also offers outpatient therapy (step down from intensive outpatient)
Northeast Treatment Centers*


  • Intensive outpatient treatment
  • Also offers outpatient therapy (step down from intensive outpatient)
  • Methadone treatment available

Outpatient Treatment


42 N. York Rd., Willow Grove, PA 19090

  • Outpatient counseling, all ages (drug/alcohol issues is specialty)
  • Individual, families, couples
Center for Psychological Services: Substance Abuse and Treatment Division*

125 Coulter Ave., Ardmore, PA 19003

  • Substance abuse assessment and psychodiagnostic assessment
  • Individual and/or family therapy • Psychiatric/pharmacological consultation

Low/No Cost Options

University of Pennsylvania

215-243-9959, Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • Free, research-based alcohol and cocaine treatment
  • All treatment involves medication or placebo plus therapy

Treatment Referral Resources

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Referral


  • Provides referrals for drug treatment and drug treatment information
Montgomery County Drug and Alcohol Programs


  • Connects to all drug and alcohol programs in the county
Starting Point

215 Highland Ave., Westmont, NJ 08108

  • Provides referrals to counseling
  • 12-Step lectures and workshops
  • Many group meeting offerings (AA, NA, etc)

Online Information


Online Communities

Web Tribes
Free online support communities for:

  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Obsessive-Compulsive