• resources
  • Board Policy 823 on the administration of Naloxone
    Best Practice


    parent resources, teen videos, research based programs


    National Institute on Drug Abuse

    research articles and information on the neuroscience of addiction, parent resources, research based programs


    Office of National Drug Control

    summary of literature reviews and federal guidance outlining specific steps to take in developing prevention programs

    Website References for

    Popular Culture, Kids and Drugs

    - provided by Officer Tom Haney, Lower Salford Police Department


    Learn the ‘lingo’ at:

    Drug sites and sites the kids are viewing:

    Additional Resources

    "Standing in the Storm" 

    National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence

    American Lung Association

    Quit Smoking Community

  • Local Resources for Assistance with Drug and Alcohol Addiction
    • AIDS - 800-342-AIDS

    • Al-Anon/Alateen: 610-323-3450

    • Anorexia/Bulimia: 215-221-1864

    • Center for Loss and Bereavement www.bereavementcenter.org

    • Child Abuse Hotline: 800-932-0313

    • Child Abuse (Mont. Co.): 610-278-5800

    • Creative Health (Pottstown): 610-326-9250

    • Family Services (Pottstown): 610-326-1610

    • Introspect (Eating Disorders): 215-997-3600

    • Narcotics Anonymous of Reading: 610-374-5944

    • National Institute of Drug Abuse: 800-662-HELP

    • National Runaway Switchboard: 800-621-5000

    • Runaway Hotline: 800-231-6946

    • Planned Parenthood of Pottstown: 610-326-8080

    • Pregnancy Counseling: 800-982-4310

    • Renfrew Center Foundation: 800-REN-FREW

    • Suicide Emergency Services: 610-279-6100

    • Victim Services Rape: 610-277-5200


    Local Parent Support Group

    Caron - Parent support groups
    SobrietyOnline -   Search for local AA and Alateen meetings by town
    NAR-ANON- Relatives and friends who are concerned about the addiction or drug problem of a loved one. Locate a 12 Step NAR-ANON meeting in our area.