People Who Use Alcohol or Other Drugs

People Who Use Alcohol or Other Drugs

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Find information about alcohol and drug use and how to get help.

Information for You

Most people who misuse prescription medications get them from friends or family – often straight out of the medicine cabinet. Find out how to properly store and get rid of prescription medications.

Prescription opioids can be addictive and dangerous. It only takes a little to lose a lot.

Learn about the different ways you can get help with substance use disorders and find the type of treatment that is right for you. Treatment is effective!

If you are in crisis you are given priority for treatment. If you are pregnant and inject drugs, you have first priority for treatment and are seen within 48 hours.

Substance misuse in Vermonters age 65 and older is increasing. Be aware of unhealthy substance use, identify risks, and find treatment and recovery services.

If convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs, you must successfully complete the Impaired Driver Rehabilitation Program (IDRP) before your privilege to drive can be reinstated. (Formerly known as Project CRASH.)

 

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