Welcome to the new DHSS site! This is a soft-launch, so please email any issues you find to firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Mental Health Services Locator
This Locator provides you with comprehensive information about mental health services and resources and is useful for professionals, consumers and their families, and the public. You can access this information in several ways by selecting a State or U.S. Territory from the map or drop-down menu.
SAMHSA's Treatment Facility Locator
The Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator is a searchable on-line version of the National Directory of Drug Abuse and Alcoholism Treatment Programs that identifies treatment facilities located closest to a specified location. The locator displays maps pinpointing the exact location of facilities identified in a search. This application is supported by the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
Choose to live drug free! The Office of National Drug Control Policy has developed a media kit that provides organizations with proven and practical methods, models and templates to help reduce substance abuse among youths. http://www.mediacampaign.org/.
NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse) has announced a new information resource of science-based facts about drug abuse and addiction. It is called NIDA Infofax and is a toll-free recorded phone service providing:
NIDA Infofax provides about forty fact sheets on a range of topics related to illicit drug abuse. The fact sheets are based on recent research findings and are updated regularly. They are available by dialing:
Information on NIDA's activities and research also can be accessed on the NIDA Home page at: http://www.nida.nih.gov. The National Institute on Drug Abuse is a component of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.