Get help for alcohol or other drug addiction

No matter where in Vermont you are, there are resources to help. 

Deciding to seek help for a substance use problem can be difficult but is a step toward a healthier life. Whether you're seeking help for yourself or someone you care about, VT Helplink is Vermont’s connection to substance use services like treatment programs, recovery centers, safe medication disposal options, and Narcan.    

VT Helplink is a free resource for Vermonters, providing confidential, non-judgmental support and referrals based on your individual needs. A caring Helplink Specialist will listen to you, answer your questions, and help you or your loved one take a step towards recovery.


Visit any time or call 802-565-LINK (5465)  (or toll-free 833-565-LINK): 

  • Monday - Friday 8AM - 10PM 
  • Weekends and holidays 8AM - 6PM 

You can also answer quick and confidential questions to get connected to the right services for you.  

Call VT Helplink

Contact Us
Substance Use Programs (DSU)

Vermont Department of Health
280 State Street
Waterbury, VT 05671-8340

[email protected]

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